http://www.kystandard.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en An O.Z. of Envy downtown http://www.kystandard.com/content/oz-envy-downtown <img src="http://www.kystandard.com/sites/www.kystandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/oz_tyler_reps.jpg" alt="Representatives from O.Z. Tyler Distillery prepare to add a limestone brick to the Bourbon Capital Compass in downtown Thursday. " title="Representatives from O.Z. Tyler Distillery prepare to add a limestone brick to the Bourbon Capital Compass in downtown Thursday. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> Angel&rsquo;s Envy and O.Z. Tyler became the two newest distilleries added to the Bourbon Capital Compass in downtown Bardstown Thursday morning.</p> <p> Executives from the distilleries placed the bricks, which cost distilleries $500 apiece, in the directions of Louisville and Owensboro, where Angel&rsquo;s Envy and O.Z. Tyler are respectively located.</p> Documents detail assault against assistant principal http://www.kystandard.com/content/documents-detail-assault-against-assistant-principal <p> A Nelson County high-schooler refused last month to go to the office when told to do so, and instead allegedly punched an administrator in the face up to three times, kicked her and threw her up against a wall.</p> <p> The April 21 incident was one of several in the Nelson County Schools district that sparked a heated discussion at Tuesday&rsquo;s board meeting.</p> Bardstown students ‘reach for the stars’ at space camp http://www.kystandard.com/content/bardstown-students-%E2%80%98reach-stars%E2%80%99-space-camp <img src="http://www.kystandard.com/sites/www.kystandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/spacecamp.jpg" alt="Several Bardstown High School students recently attended Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama. " title="Several Bardstown High School students recently attended Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> Several Bardstown High School students recently returned from a trip to space camp, where they not only took part in numerous space-themed activities, but also learned about careers in the fields of space travel, aerospace engineering and more.</p> <p> &ldquo;It fully immerses them into the things astronauts would experience in a mission,&rdquo; said science teacher Shawn Boggs, who led the trip. &ldquo;They had to learn how to solve problems. They had to work as a team.&rdquo;</p> Closing days of school year prove fun, active http://www.kystandard.com/content/closing-days-school-year-prove-fun-active <img src="http://www.kystandard.com/sites/www.kystandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/vert.jpg" alt="Desirae Sauer takes off for a sack race Friday during Boston School’s Field Day. " title="Desirae Sauer takes off for a sack race Friday during Boston School’s Field Day. " align="left" hspace="6" width="48" height="85" /> Traffic charges issued for January intersection overdose broadcast on Facebook Live video http://www.kystandard.com/content/traffic-charges-issued-january-intersection-overdose-broadcast-facebook-live-video <p> A man whose overdose at an intersection in January was captured on Facebook Live now faces charges related to the incident.</p> <p> According to a complaint warrant issued by the Bardstown Police Department, Joshua Fikter, 38, is charged with DUI and obstructing a highway.</p> <p> Fikter overdosed in his vehicle Jan. 31 at the intersection of Ky. 245 and Bloomfield Road. The Facebook Live video, posted by a bystander, shows Fikter being pulled from the car and officers administering CPR on the roadway until EMS arrived to administer Narcan.</p> Bloomfield looking to combat vandalism at park http://www.kystandard.com/content/bloomfield-looking-combat-vandalism-park <p> There could soon be an increased police presence in Bloomfield.</p> <p> The City Council there approved on Tuesday the first reading of the 2017-2018 budget ordinance that contained funds for officers to be on patrol for a total of 20 more hours per week.</p> <p> Currently, Chief Ed Dennis and Officer Dwayne Reed each work approximately 20 hours per week, but the council&rsquo;s vote would allow them to be available for another 10 hours.</p> <p> Councilman Jim Glisson told the group that he thought an increase would be good for the city.</p> Nelson County Fiscal Court briefs from May 16 http://www.kystandard.com/content/nelson-county-fiscal-court-briefs-may-16 <img src="http://www.kystandard.com/sites/www.kystandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ncfc-hahn.jpg" alt="Fifth District Magistrate Jerry Hahn attended a Fiscal Court meeting Tuesday for the first time since he was badly injured in a traffic accident April 9 on his farm. He was using a cane to get around." title="Fifth District Magistrate Jerry Hahn attended a Fiscal Court meeting Tuesday for the first time since he was badly injured in a traffic accident April 9 on his farm. He was using a cane to get around." align="left" hspace="6" width="109" height="85" /><p> <strong>Hahn returns after tractor accident</strong></p> <p> Tuesday was Magistrate Jerry Hahn&rsquo;s first day back at work representing the 5th District on the Nelson County Fiscal Court.</p> <p> Hahn was seriously injured in a tractor rollover on his farm on April 9, and it first looked like he might lose a leg, but at the meeting, he was getting around fine with the use of a walking stick.</p> <p> The magistrate made or seconded several motions, which caused County Judge-Executive to jokingly mention that he was making up for lost time.</p> Jail logs May 18-19 http://www.kystandard.com/content/jail-logs-may-18-19-0 <p> Jail Logs May 18-19</p> <p> Carroll E. Corbin, 48, third-degree burglary, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth) (2017), possession of drug paraphernalia (2017).</p> <p> Daniel D. Beavers, 19, theft by unlawful taking or disposition (2017), probation violation (2016), first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth) (2016).</p> <p> John D. Lee, 51, violation of conditions of release.</p> <p> James A. Hillard, 80, cultivate in marijuana five plants or more, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana.</p>