• September Nelson Circuit Court sentencings

    The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court Sept. 19. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial.

  • Sizemore gets 27 months for fraud

    Crume Drug Store owner Timothy Sizemore was sentenced to two years and three months in prison in U.S. District Court Tuesday.

    Sizemore pleaded guilty to two counts of wire fraud and health care fraud in March. He is accused of billing Medicare Part D and private insurance companies for about $250,000.

    To begin the sentencing hearing, Chief Judge Joseph H. McKinley Jr. pointed out that Sizemore didn’t have a previous criminal record.

    Considering that and other factors, McKinley said the guidelines recommended a sentence of 27 to 33 months.

  • September Nelson Grand Jury 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 were set for arraignment in Nelson Circuit Court Sept. 18.

  • Public Record-Sept. 26, 2013-Driver's Licenses

    The following have received a Driver’s License in September 2013:
    Brianna D. Philpot, Brittany S. Byrd, James B. Burkhead, Julie M. Hudson.
    The following have received an Intermediate License in September 2013:

  • Public Record- Sept. 26, 2013-Divorces

    Ryan Generke, 33, Jennifer Lovvorn, 39, divorce final Aug. 29.
    Kyle Bandford Hicks, 25; Sandy Jean Hicks, 28, divorce final Sept. 4 (maiden name restored).
    Timothy Barnes, 38; Ashley Barnes, 29, divorce final Sept. 4.
    James Kevin Brown, 47; Sheila H. Brown, 44, divorce final Sept. 4.
    Robert Leo Ritchie, 42; Tonya Lee Brady, 40, divorce final Sept. 4.
    Manuel J. Cruz, 36; Jennifer R. Hall, divorce final Sept. 4.
    Robert Matthew Walker III, 41; Jessica Nicole Armstrong, 28, divorce final Sept. 5 (maiden name restored).

  • Public Record-Sept. 26, 2013-marriages

    Gregory Paul Brussell, 26, Bardstown, student; Rachel Lynn Gogel, 26, Bowling Green, teacher.
    William Luther Ward III, 33, New Haven, disabled; Barbara Jean Dewitt, 24, New Haven, unemployed.
    Caleb Jones, 22, Bardstown, U.S. Navy; Cori Lee Lipinski, 21, Bardstown, student.
    Scott Alan Scheerhorn, 45, Bardstown, college professor; Jessica Brooke Hill, 30, Bardstown, teacher.
    Mark Anthony Boone, 44, Bardstown, construction manager; Lydia Michelle Hemmer, Eastview, homemaker.

  • Public Record-Sept. 26 2013-Citations

    Jacob Wickstrom, 1990, trafficking in marijuana, possession of marijuana, 375 days/60 days suspended.
    Nathaniel Gerhart, 1959, disorderly conduct, $193 plus 30 days/30 days suspended.
    Shannon Greenwell, 1969, disorderly conduct, 60 days/60 days suspended.
    Darron Fludd, 1971, possession of marijuana, $253 plus 20 days/20 days suspended.
    Tyler Monin, 1991, disorderly conduct, $183 plus 60 days/60 days suspended.
    Antonio Lugo, 1978, alcohol intoxication in a public place, $208.

  • Public Record-Sept. 26, 2013-Transfers

    Gaylon Kusler to Joseph and Leona Ebel, all of Boston, real estate in Nelson County, $25,000.
    Joseph Clark, of Shepherdsville, et al, to William and Martha Mattingly, of Loretto, real estate in Nelson County, $100,248.
    Heritage Properties LLC, of Elizabethtown, to Steve Munson, of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $95,000.
    Quitclaim-Vicky Montgomery to Timothy Montgomery, both of Bloomfield, real estate in Nelson County.

  • Public Record-Zoning Compliance-Sept. 26

    The Joint City-County Planning Commission has issued the following zoning compliance permits: Weeks of  Sept. 2 and 9, 2013
    Rob Offutt, 1006 Eagle Pass, accessory.
    Melissa Greenwell, 140 Saddlebrook Drive, accessory.
    Aaron and Dana Maupin, Hilton Lane, SF dwelling.
    Todd and Julia Gillis, 569 Willisburg Road, SF dwelling.
    Todd and Julia Gillis, 569 Willisburg Road, accessory.
    Jimmy C. Allen, 321 Creekwood Drive, SF dwelling.
    Audrey Haydon, 307 S. Fifth Street, accessory. Ballard Homes LLC, 124 Council Drive, SF dwelling.

  • Former Bethlehem teacher indicted for rape

    A former Bethlehem High School teacher was indicted this month on two counts of third-degree rape.

    The indictment, returned by a Jefferson County grand jury, accuses Matthew Bowling of engaging in sexual intercourse with a minor under the age of 18, sometime between May 12 and July 9, and sometime between July 10 and Aug. 2.

    He was arraigned Sept. 16 in Jefferson County where he pleaded not guilty.

    Bowling was released on his own recognizance on the condition that he will appear in court.

    His next court date is set for Nov. 7.