• Public Record-Driver's Licenses-May 8

    The following received a driver’s license in April 2014:

    Courtney Lampkin, Kimberly Fulkerson, Brandon Downs, Quinton Lyvers, Tyler Morrison, Allison Burba, Terry Newkirk, Sharron Smith, Chandler McElwain, Riley Castleman, Matthew Martin, Evan Magruder, Austin Martinez, Kaitlyn Nalley, Wesley Bischoff, Hannah Peek, Marie Blevens, Alicia Bedolla, Bryan Adams, Samantha Reeder, Jacob Unseld, Jessica Hutchins, Randall Spencer, Alyssa Berry and Jared Gant.

    The following received an intermediate license in April 2014:

  • Public Record-Citations-May 8

    Daniel Gifford, 1990, speed, $183.

    Justin Farmer, 1987, speed, $143 plus state traffic school.

    Steven Johnson, 1982, speed, $203.

    Marin Cortez, 1978, no operator’s license, $143 plus 90 days/90 days suspended.

    Jeremiah Adzam, 1956, speed, $203.

    Kyle Stith, 1993, improper equipment, $163.

    Richard Atcher, 1972, speed, $183.

    Michael Tunnel, 1986, speed, $173.

    Perry Seigrist, 1977, speed, $167.

    Roth Taylor, 1985, no/expired registration plates, no insurance, $713.

  • Public Record-Divorces, May 8

    Brandon Matthew Hagan, 28, Ashley N. Hardin, 27, divorce final April 25 (date of marriage Sept. 10, 2011) maiden name restored.

    Donald Morris Hall, 75, Donna Sue Montgomery, divorce final April 2 (date of marriage May 4, 1995) maiden name restored.

    Melvin Eugene Emery, 35, Kayla Michelle Adams, 26, divorce final April 2, (date of marriage March 19, 2011) maiden name restored.

    Wayne Wesley Brown, 66, Lizbeth Carmen Polo, 51, divorce final April 2 (date of marriage Feb. 21, 1991).

  • Public Record-Marriages-May 8

    Justin Martin Chapman, 24, Willisburg, loader; Sybrina Anyce Skeen, 24, Willisburg, server.

    Joseph William Gritton, 24, Bardstown, Mitsuba; Amber Sue Nicole Manor, 21, Bardstown, unemployed.

    Joshua Dwayne Burks, 29, Bardstown, Jim Beam, Jennifer Ann Smith, 32, Bardstown, teacher.

    George David Hardin, 44, Bardstown, self-employed, Melissa Jane Sanchez, 39, Bardstown, Burger King.

    Aaron Bradley Fulkerson, 26, Cox’s Creek, tow truck driver; Rebecca Lea Meckisis, 21, Cox’s Creek, stay at home mom.

  • Public Record-Zoning Permits, May 8

    Zoning compliance permits for weeks of April 21 and 28, 2014

    James Keeling, 114 Maple Grove Court, accessory.

    Ronnie Hellard, 101 Tanoak Court, accessory.

    Curtis Thomas, 911 Woods Run Road, accessory.

    Curtis Thomas, 911 Woods Run Road, single family addition.

    Barbara Dedman, 113 Madison Ave., accessory.

    Gregory Hadorn, 118 West Flaget Ave., accessory.

    Amanda Benz, 423 Camptown Road, accessory.

    Flaget Hospital, 4305 New Shepherdsville Road, commercial alteration.

  • Accountant accused of embezzling from Abbey

    An accountant who used to work at the Abbey of Gethsemani is accused of embezzling a substantial amount of money from the monastery.

    Nelson County Sheriff’s Detective Jason Allison and Nelson County Commonwealth’s Attorney Terry Geoghegan confirmed Tuesday that a case against the monastery’s former accountant, John Hutchins, would be presented to a grand jury Wednesday.

    “We intend to present a case involving an alleged theft of a substantial amount of money from the monastery,” Geoghegan said.

  • Nelson Circuit Court indictments

    Note: The indictment of a person by a grand jury or otherwise is an accusation only and that person is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

    The following people have been indicted by a Nelson County grand jury. They are set for arraignment in Nelson Circuit Court May 8.

    • Bradley Humphrey, 24, of New Haven, theft by unlawful taking. Sometime between March 19 and 20, Humphrey took a utility trailer belonging to Cody Rogers. Bail was set at $9,500 cash, plus conditions.

  • Nelson Circuit Court sentencings

    The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court on April 17. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial.


  • Accused shooter’s case moved on to grand jury

    The case against a woman accused of shooting her husband multiple times last week will move forward to grand jury.

    Jill Lundy, 30, appeared before District Judge John S. “Jack” Kelley Tuesday with her lawyer, Jason Floyd, and Kelley determined there is probable cause for the case to move forward to the grand jury.

    Lundy is charged with first-degree assault (domestic violence), a class B felony. If convicted, she could serve between 10 to 20 years in prison.

  • Citations: April 25, 2014

    Brian Grech, 1965, speed, $163.

    Brittany Jackson, 1985, failure to use child restraint device in vehicle, $100.

    Jeremy Wilson, 1972, speed, $163.

    William Greenwell, 1990, no seat belt, $25.

    Don Wright, 1966, alcohol intoxication in a public place, $173.

    James Raybourne, 1968, improper equipment, $178.

    Stejeta Williams, 1978, operating motor vehicle on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, $143 plus 30 days/30 days suspended.

    Alec Steele, 1992, improper equipment, $175.