• Four indicted for murder

    The four people accused in the killing of a Bardstown teenager earlier this week could potentially face the death penalty after a Nelson County grand jury returned four indictments for murder and other charges.

    The grand jury Wednesday returned indictments of one count of murder, one count of complicity to murder, one count of first-degree robbery and one count of complicity to first-degree robbery on each of the four suspects, Shelmontay Adams, Damion Murphy, Alexis Gribbins and Torique Griffin.

  • Jail logs, May 9-11, 2017

    Arial S. Maddox, 34, two counts first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (greater than or equal to four grams cocaine), two counts first-degree possession of a controlled substance (cocaine), two counts possession of drug paraphernalia (all 2017).

  • Inmate accused of rape while on work release

    UPDATE: The rape charge against Joseph C. Redmon has been ammended down to fourht-degree assault domestic violence. County Attorney Matthew Hite, according to documents filed in the case, recommended the amended charge because the alleged victim in the case indicated she would not cooperate in the prosecution. With the amended charge, Redmon was given 365 days in jail, which would be conditionally discharged for two years after serving 90 days. He is to have no unlawful contact with the victim.



  • Public Record-Citations-may 5, 2017

    Dates on citations indicate when the offense was adjudicated, not when it was issued

    Barbara Adams, 1950, speeding, $163. (Jan. 27).

    Shawn Mosley, 1970, speeding, $143 plus state traffic school (Jan. 30).

    Austin Kennedy, 1998, speeding, $163 (Jan. 23).

    Matthew Roby, 1991, public intoxication controlled substance, $163 (Jan. 20).

    Shara Roby, 1992, public intoxication controlled substance, $163 (Jan. 20).

    Rhea Wathen, 1984, non support, $162 plus 12 months/12 months suspended (Jan. 25).

  • Public Record-marriages-May 5, 2017

    David Warren Updike, 54, Versailles, U.S. Postal service; Marta Carolyn Lenahan, 60, Versailles, U.S. Postal Service.

    Laura Nannette Harper, 69, Bardstown, retired; James Ballard Gilpin, 75, Bardstown, retired.

    Noe Amador Gandara, 35, Bardstown, carpenter; Clementina Lopez, 36, Bardstown, stay at home mom.

    Timothy Joe Benham, 45, Bloomfield, factory; Paula Ann Murphy, 44, Bloomfield, bank teller.

    Kyann Lynn Terrell, 19, Bloomfeild, sales associate; Joseph Michael Taflinger, 19, Bloomfield, retail.

  • Public Record-Drivers licenses-May 5, 2017
  • Public Record-Divorces-May 5, 2017

    Roger Edward Henley, 47, Jessica Lynn Corey, 35, divorce final April 5 (date of marriage, Aug. 28, 2013).

    Frankie Edward Hardin, 40, Rebecca Hash, 37, divorce final April 5, (date of marriage, Sept. 15, 2015).

    Angela Ann Stowe, 37, Jonathan Leo Smith, 43, divorce final April 5 (date of marriage, Oct. 4, 2014).

    Christopher Lee Goodpaster, 29, Jennifer Kay Price, 42, divorce final April 6 (date of marriage, unknown).

    Vanessa Wood Keys, 38, Joshua James McCoy, 39, divorce final April 6 (date of marriage, July 1, 2006).

  • Public Record-Property transfers-may 5, 2017


    James and Ida Johnson, to Jennifer Hicks, all of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $35,000.

    William Mudd, of Louisville, to Joshua Hatfield, of Bloomfield, real estate in Nelson County, $167,107.60.

    William Mudd, of Louisville, to Michael Primm, of Bloomfield, real estate in Nelson County, $15,400.

    Frances Mouser, to James Mouser, both of New Haven, real estate in Nelson County, $1.

    Quitclaim — Jackie and Edna Blaine, to Jackie Blaine, all of Bloomfield, real estate of Nelson County, $1.

  • Nelson Circuit Court April sentencings

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

  • Public Record-Drivers licenses-APRIL 21, 2017

    The following received a driver’s license in March 2017