• Public Record-Zoning Permits, Jan. 30

    Zoning Compliance for the week of Jan. 13 and Jan. 20

    Johnan America, 600 Wilson Parkway, commercial alteration.

    Thomas Hibbs, Louisville Road (US 31E), SF dwelling.

    Melinda Norris, Tollgate Road, SF dwelling.

    Dustin Newton, Mobley Mill Road, SF dwelling.

    Tim and Tracye Cheek, 157 Decatur Ave., SF alteration.

    Erica Greenwell, 123 Creekside Drive, SF alteration.

    Larry Wilder, Whitesides Road, accessory.

    Kenneth Leathers, 214 Demaree Drive, accessory.

  • Jail logs, Jan. 22-23

    Editor’s note: The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the Nelson County Jail. These are only a record of arrests. All individuals arrested are presumed innocent unless proven otherwise in a court of law. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information is public record.  The Kentucky Standard believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail.

  • Nelson Circuit Court sentencings



    The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court on Jan. 9. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial.

  • Public Record - Citations - January 17

    Sabrina Humphrey, birth year unknown, $213 plus 10 days/10 days suspended.

    Carrie Wilson, 1978, theft by deception, $218 plus 30 days/30 days suspended.

    Edward Nichols, 1971, assault fourth degree, 183 plus 45 days/45 days suspended.

    Everett Johnson, 1980, possession of synthetic cannabinoid, $153 plus 10 days/10 days suspended.

    Joseph Simpson, 1986, no/expired registration plates, no insurance, license to be in possession, $703.

    Manuel Ramos Correa, 1955, disorderly conduct, $183 plus 30 days/30 days suspended.

  • Public Record-Property Transfers, Jan. 15

    James C. Cotton and Charles P. Cotton, of Bardstown, et al, t James C. Cotton, real estate in Nelson County, $6,000.

    James C. Cotton and Charles P. Cotton, of Bardstown, et al, to James C. Cotton, real estate in Nelson County, $6,000.

    Brennan and Erica Hardesty to Devona and Glen Heath, all of Cox’s Creek, real estate in Nelson County, $155,900.

    Master Commissioner Deed-Kentucky Housing Corporation vs Rhonda and Kevin Tapp real estate in Nelson County, $30,100.

  • Public Record-Zoning Permits, Jan. 15

    Zoning Permits for Dec. 30 and Jan. 6

    JTD Holdings, 127 Westwind Trail, SF addition.

    Ballard Court, LLC, 116 Ballard Court, SF alteration.

    Ballard Court, LLC, 114 Ballard Court, SF alteration.

    Ballard Court, LLC, 113 Jones Ave., SF alteration.

    Joe Cusick, 107 Hurstland Court, accessory.

    Edgar Abell, Louisville Road (U.S. 31E), ag structure.

  • Public Record-Marriages-Jan. 15

    Andrew Ryan Osborne, 23, Cox’s Creek, accountant; Lauren Ashli Colvin, 23, Cox’s Creek, LPN.

    Joshua Thomas Ballard, 25, Cox’s Creek, naval aviator; Leandra Dawn Muncy, 26, Cox’s Creek, LPN.

    Daniel John Pascucci, 34, Soldotna, Alaska educator; Amy Louise Hettinger, 35, Anchorage, Alaska, teacher.

    William Tyron Haygood, 37, El Paso, Texas, supply technician; Siobhan Nicole Guyton, 32, Bardstown, occupation unknown.

  • Public Record-Divorces, Jan. 15

    Clifford Lane Walker, 39, Tonya Elaine Hood, 40, divorce final Dec. 18, 2013. Date of marriage June 24, 1995.

    Steven Wayne Hood, 54, Julia Wathen Hood, 51, divorce final Dec. 18, 2013. Date of marriage Sept. 6, 1997.

    Mykel Gerrit Thomas, 26, Jessica Lynn Thomas, 25, divorce final Dec. 18, 2013, date of marriage Aug. 23, 2008.

    Shawn Pickett, 37, Stacy Lynn Gies, 35, divorce final Dec. 18, 2013, Date of marriage Sept. 11, 1999.

    Kevin Arlis Hardin, 42, Jennifer Lynn Goff, 38, divorce final Dec. 5, 2013. Date of marriage April 20, 1996.

  • January 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 Jan. 23.

  • Suit against Nelson Schools, officials claims disabled student was bullied

    The parents of a child with disabilities are claiming in a lawsuit that several Nelson County Schools officials have been negligent in preventing their child from being continually bullied and harassed by other students.

    The suit does not identify the plaintiffs by name, only initials.

    The parents, who are referred to as C.C. and T.C. in the lawsuit, claim their child, who is referred to as M.P.T.C, suffered extreme emotional distress from constant bullying.