• Couple file civil suit after Huddle House attack

    The victims of a vicious beating at an area restaurant last year have filed a lawsuit against the establishment where it happened, seeking compensation for damages.

    Joseph and Vilma Hagan claim in the lawsuit that Huddle House employees failed to take appropriate action in defending them against an attack by alleged members of the Bardstown Money Gang in November 2012.

  • Nelson Circuit Court sentencings

    The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court on Dec. 5. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial.

  • Public Record-Divorces, Dec. 20

    Patrick Elihu Jenkins, 31, Savanna Marie Spalding, 24, divorce final Nov. 18. Date of marriage Nov. 9, 2012.

    Andy Guy Louis Heath, 34, Jami Lyn Phillips, 31, divorce final Nov. 18. Date of marriage April 28, 2001.

    Chad Jason Bowman, 36, Paricia Brooke Hutchins, 34, divorce final Nov. 20. Date of marriage May 13, 2000.

    Eddie Greer, 65, Rachel Curtsinger, 64, divorce final Nov. 21. Date of marriage Aug. 31, 1991.

    Mark David Watkins, 45, Miranda Ann Rankin, 34, divorce final Nov. 22. Date of marriage June 17, 2006.

  • Public Record-Marriages-Dec. 20

    Patty Jean Hudson, 48, Columbus, Ind., babysitter; James Michael Metcalf, 51, Louisville, factor worker.

    Amanda Lynn Schoenfelder, 23, New Albany, student; Elliot Richard Mattingly, 25, Bardstown, physical therapist.

    Natasha Laneisha Gagum, 26, Bloomfield, unemployed; Charlie Ashcraft, Jr., 45, Bloomfield, unemployed.

    Karisha Marie Lewis, 33, Bardstown, factory; Tyrone Anthony Coulter, 36, Bardstown, construction.

    Susan Jardean Ormes, 37, Boston, Best Buy; Nathaniel Scott Downs, 29, Bardstown, Syenergy.

  • Public Record-Citations-Dec. 20

    James R. Skaggs, Jr., 1968, failure to wear seat belts, $25.

    Paul A. Allen, 1968, failure to wear seat belts, $25.

    Jennifer M. Ponce, 1983, speed, $143 plus state traffic school.

    Janet M. Crowe, 1970, no/expired registration plates, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, $275.

    James W. Bartley, 1991, reckless driving, $286.

    McKenzie A. Brown, 1988, speed, $203.

    Lloyd D. Hughes, 1955, speed, $171.

    John W. Boggs, Jr., 1983, federal safety regulations, $168.

  • Public Record-Property Transfers, Dec. 20

    Quitclaim - Gary Joseph Dones, of Bardstown, to April Dones, of Cox’s Creek, lot 64 of Cormans Crossing.

    Charles Ernest Berry, of Chaplin, to Bringle Investments LLC, of Bloomfield, real estate in Nelson County, $5,000.

    Amy George and Jesse George, of Louisville, to Sheena Davidson Thomson, of Bardstown, lot 29 of West Highland Subdivision, $153,000.

    Brian W. Carrick, to Lisa Raymer, both of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $89,000.

  • Public Record-Zoning Permits, Dec. 20

    Permits for the week of Nov. 18 and 25

    SFB Properties LLC, 114 S. Third St., commercial alteration.

    Heaton and Conway Properties, 136 West Forrest Ave., accessory

    Bobby Simpson, 139 West Forrest Ave., SF alteration.

    Jason and Gretchen Boone, 1502 Hurricane Hills, SF addition.

    BC Construction, 131 N. Howard St., SF dwelling.

    Rick Berry, 3960 Woodlawn Road (KY 605), accessory structure addition.

    Cecilia G. Cissell, 85 Wimpsett Schoolhouse Road, accessory.

  • 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 December 19.

  • Filings reveal details about Haun’s exit from NCHS

    Recent filings in a lawsuit against Nelson County Schools provide new details about Curt Haun’s last months as Nelson County High School principal and Superin–tendent Anthony Orr’s first days on the job.

    In his deposition, Haun claims he was effectively fired when his contract was not renewed at the end of the 2010-11 school year, which resulted in a “black mark” on his resume, despite receiving favorable evaluations by Orr. Haun also said he was entitled, by law, to a detailed reason for his termination, which he says he did not receive.

  • Nelson Circuit Court sentencings

    The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court on Nov. 21. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial.

    • Jacob Frank Johnson, 25, of Bardstown, was sentenced to three years in prison for third-degree burglary. He was granted probation for a period of five years following set conditions to enroll in and complete substance abuse and mental health evaluation, follow all treatment recommendations and have no contact with AutoZone. On March 31, Johnson broke into AutoZone.