• Fast food robber served super-sized sentence

    A man arrested in June for robbing two Bardstown fast food restaurants has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

    Jimmy D. Napier, 23, Louisville, was sentenced to 10 years in prison for two counts of second-degree robbery, five years in prison for tampering with physical evidence and five years in prison for fleeing/evading police. The two robbery counts will run consecutively for a total of 20 years. Napier was credited with 168 days in jail.

  • Nelson Circuit Court Sentencings 12/26

    The following people were sentenced in Nelson Circuit Court. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial. Unless otherwise stated, all jail sentences are served concurrently.

  • Driver's Licenses

    The following passed the road test and received a full unrestricted license Nov. 22, 30 and Dec. 7:
    Lynda D. Aldridge, Lance M. Calbert, Shaun C. Mathis, Krista L. Peake.

    The following passed the road test and received an intermediate license No. 22, 23, 29, 30 and Dec. 6:
    Sydnee J. Parrish, Malena A. Allen, Joshua K. Koontz, Shelby N. Perry, James T. Snellen, Jonathan D. Spalding, Katie J. Durbin, Megan M. Wimpsett, Nathan W. Downs, Farah M. Mattingly, Rachel H. Derting.

  • Citations

    Due to state guidelines, computer records no longer list dates of birth or addresses. In order to identify individuals, The Kentucky Standard will list the year of birth following the name.

    Jason Kinder, 1984, disorderly conduct, $203 plus 90 days/90 days suspended.
    Michael D. Dever, 1980, disorderly conduct, assault fourth degree, $306 plus 270 days/240 days suspended.
    Martin R. Barber, 1989, disorderly conduct, $183.
    Aaron L. Cote, 974 disorderly conduct, $183 plus 45 days/45 days suspended.

  • Property Transfers

    The editorial staff of The Kentucky Standard believes it is in the public interest to publish public record information. We will not discriminate in publishing this information. We will publish the names of all  people who plead guilty or who are found guilty of any crimes. We also publish marriage licenses, divorce decrees, property transfers and accident reports. All record items obtained through official sources. All addresses are Bardstown unless stated otherwise. All cities are in Kentucky unless otherwise stated.�

  • Zoning Compliance

    The Joint City-County Planning Commission has issued the following zoning compliance permits:
    Weeks of Dec. 6 and 13, 2010:
    Ronnie Norman, 2404 Balltown Road, manufactured (single-wide).
    Theresa Hutchins, 1450 Manton Road, alterations and single-family addition.
    Michael Ayers, 122 Withrow Court, accessory.
    Ron Kraemer, 2055 Hall Simpson Road, Loretto, accessory.
    Joseph M. Cecil, 1051 Ritchie Lane, single family addition.
    Wayne Hunt, 195 McGowan Avenue, 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 Jan. 6.

    • Donald Scott Hibbs Jr., 20, Bardstown, first-degree assault. Sometime between Oct. 30 and Oct. 31, Hibbs allegedly stabbed another person in the chest with a knife. Bail was set at $100,000 cash only, plus conditions.

  • Man charged for defrauding local non-profit

    A Bardstown man was indicted Wednesday for attempting to defraud a non-profit youth athletics organization of thousands of dollars.

    David W. Phelps, 32, is being charged with 10 counts of second-degree possession of a forged instrument for cashing checks totaling $3,063 from the account of Bardstown All Stars without authorization to do so.

  • Suspect in fatal stabbing indicted for murder

    The suspect in the stabbing death of a New Haven man has been indicted by a Nelson County grand jury for murder and second-degree persistent felony offender.

    David Jerome Willett, 26, is accused of fatally wounding Eric Douglas Stallard, 39, New Haven, Dec. 2 after a quarrel between the two men escalated into violence.

    Willet was previously convicted of second-degree robbery in Nelson Circuit Court in September 2002. He remained in prison for the crime until April 2003, when he was released on probation.

  • Men receive five-year jail sentence for theft, high-speed chase

    Two Nelson County men who led sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed chase in May received five-year jail sentences Dec. 2 after pleading guilty to charges of burglary and theft.

    John Hall, 21, Bloomfield, and Steven Tyler Wells, 19, Cox’s Creek, were responsible for the theft of two lawnmowers and a trailer from William “Junior” Dugan May 10. Shortly after the theft was reported, an employee of Dugan’s spotted Hall and Wells at a gas station in a pickup truck hauling the stolen goods.