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Courts

  • Third lawsuit filed in relation to May crash that killed three

    A third lawsuit has been filed against the semi driver involved in a fatal May crash on the Bluegrass Parkway that killed two grandparents and a toddler and injured another child.

    A complaint was filed Sept. 1 in Nelson Circuit Court against Richie B. Warren, the driver; his employer, Alford Hawkins Morris; and Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company.

  • Public Record-Drivers' licenses-Sept. 8, 2017

    The following received a driver’s license in August 2017:

  • Public Record-Zoning compliance-Sept. 8, 2017

    Aug. 16-25

    Michael Josh Smith    Quarry Loop Conventional Detached Single Fmaily Dwelling

    Nick Evdos    Presley Drive 26’ x 30’ Detached Garage

    Peggy Jo Thieneman  11535 Louisville Road  Conventional Detached Single Family Dwelling

    Jehovah Jireh Homes LLC Clear Creek Drive    Conventional Detached Single Family Dwelling

    Ballard Homes LLC Highgrove Road Conventional Detached Single Family Dwelling

  • Public Record-Citations-Sept. 8, 2017

    Merri Nelson, 1966, theft by unlawful taking, 365 days/335 days suspended (5/24/17).

    Christopher Bottom, 1984, DUI, $738 plus alcohol and drug education (5/2/17).

    Melvin McCandless, 1958, theft by deception, $452.80 plus 90 days/90 days suspended (5/4/17).

    Aaron Singleton, 1987, assault fourth degree, $163 plus 60 days/60 days suspended (5/4/17).

    Aaron Jefferson, 1990, possession of marijuana, speeding, $193 plus 30 days/30 days suspended (5/11/17).

  • Public Record-Marriages-Sept. 8, 2017

    Donald Gene Mattingly Jr., 46, Bloomfield, factory; Tammy Jo Riley, 48, Bloomfield, factory.

    Jonathan Edward Ross, 27, Bardstown, tire technician; Latisha Mariah Edelen, 25, Bardstown, vet tech.

    Luis Donaldo Bastian Antonio, 23, Bardstown, construction; Nohely Shania Amadoer, 17, Bardstown, server.

    Brett Alan Meenach, 25, Loretto, sawmill; Amanda Kay Riggs, 28, Loretto, quality control.

    Megan Brooke Aldridge, 31, Celveland, meeting event manager; Jared Robery Furnia, 32, Cleveland, branch operations manager.

  • Public Record-Property transfers-Sept. 8, 2017

    Angela White to Judy Button and David Goodfriend, all of Bardstown, Lot 220 Woodlawn Springs Subdivision, Golf and Residential Resort, Phase 8, $160,000.

    Patrick and Carolyn Welch to Hannah and Seth Hall, all of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $582,000.

    Daniel Allgeier to Philip Bridges, both of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $157,000.

    James and Donna Palmer, of Bardstown, et al, to Daniel Greenwell, of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $17,500.

  • Nelson Circuit Court indictments for July (continued)

    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 and had arraignments set for Aug. 3.

  • Girlfriend of suspect pleads guilty to stealing Ballard signs

    The woman accused of stealing a sign supporting the Ballard family and the search for Crystal Rogers pleaded guilty to misdemeanor theft by unlawful taking Tuesday but avoided jail time.

    Crystal Maupin did not appear in court, but her attorney, Jason Floyd, entered the plea on her behalf.

    Maupin agreed to a plea of guilty in exchange for a 60-day jail sentence that was probated for two years providing she meet certain conditions including writing a letter of apology to Sherry Ballard, Rogers’ mother. She was also ordered to have no contact with Ballard.

  • Fleeing drivers sentenced, accept pleas

    Local law enforcement officers were involved in several police pursuits in early 2017, and sentences have recently been issued or recommended for most of those drivers.

    Elizabeth Wright, of Bardstown, was sentenced in late August to a total of five years in prison for charges including nine counts of first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree fleeing police, driving on a suspended license and no insurance. Wright was denied probation.

    She entered a guilty plea in June, and prosecutors recommended the maximum sentence for each charge.

  • Public Record-Citations-Aug. 25, 2017

    Godwin Garcia Garuba, 1987, speeding, $203 (3/21/17).

    Jon Luttrell, 1976, DUI, $718 plus alcohol and drug education (3/28/17).

    Mohammed Aldhafeeri, 1991, all other traffic offenses not listed, $193 94/13/17).

    Matthew Cothern, 1991, speeding, $163 (4/3/17).

    Kelli Boone, 1980, speeding, $163 (3/21/17).

    Zachary Reader, 1994, speeding, $186 (3/27/17).

    Angela Hill, 1977, no operator’s/moped license, $143 plus 30 days/30 days suspended (6/22/17).

    Ronald Hill, 1992, no seat belt, $25 (6/15/17).