Public Records

  • Actions from Casey County Circuit Court

    The following cases were heard before Judge Judy Vance Murphy Sept. 25:

    — Marvin Jeff Lee, charged with murder in July 2104, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of second-degree manslaughter and DUI. Sentencing is Nov. 13.

    — Jamie Allen Wethington pleaded guilty to public intoxication of a controlled substance and first-degree first offense possession of a controlled substance meth.

    Sentencing is Nov. 13.

    — Jamie L. Sharp pleaded guilty to second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument. Sentencing is Nov. 13.

  • Higdon: Money is only way to save pension system

    By Larry Rowell


    A packed house of school teachers, retired teachers, current and retired county and state workers greeted two legislators Thursday who came to town to hear concerns about the state’s pension crisis.

    Sen. Jimmy Higdon, R-Lebanon, and Rep. Daniel Elliott, R-Forkland, spoke to a standing room only crowd at the Casey County Judicial Center.

    Higdon, the elder statesman of the two, spoke for about 15 minutes and then took a variety of questions.

  • Public Record: September 27, 2017

    District court
    Sept. 19

    Mark Sanders, fourth-degree assault domestic violence minor injury, continued 90 days to be dismissed if no further issues, $160.50 due in six months.
    Randy Lawhorn, no or expired Kentucky registration receipt, $25; failure to wear seat belt, $25; possession of marijuana, $150 and 30 days in jail conditionally discharged one year, no new violation; no or expired registration plate and improper registration plate, merged; and failure to issue insurance card, dismissed.

  • Public Record: September 20, 2017

    Marriage licenses
    Christina Marie Grant, 30, R.N., Danville, and Matthew David Weddle, 31, self-employed, Liberty.
    Haley Miracle Murphy, 24, teacher assistant, and Devin Lee Burton, 24, lineman, both of Middleburg.

    Property transfers

    Billy Douglas, Liberty, to James H. and Leah D. Kelty, Liberty, 7.26 acres on Wilson Ridge Road, $140,000.
    Meece Corp. Int. Inc., Liberty, to Economic Development Authority of Liberty/Casey County, Liberty, property on northwest side of Ky. 70 east of Liberty, $75,000.

  • Public Record: September 13, 2017

    Marriage licenses
    Monda Raye Fortier, 59, unemployed, and Leo James Trumble Jr., 58, disabled, both of Hustonville.
    Amber Trisha Mae Prichard, 20, certified nurses aide, and Timothy Chayson Durham, 21, correctional officer, both of Bethelridge.
    Rosalyn Ann Schneider, 64, retired, and Robert Lee Haggard, 68, retired, both of Middleburg.

    Property transfers
    Edmund A. Wheeler, Hamilton, Ohio, to Peter M. and Linda E. Guglielmetti, Portage, Ind., 11.259 acres on north side of Allen Creek Road, $48,000.

  • Public Record: September 6, 2017

    Marriage licenses
    Mona Raye Fortier, 59, unemployed, and Leo James Trumble Jr., 58, disabled, both of Hustonville.
    Amber Trisha Mae Prichard, 20, certified nurses aide, and Timothy Chayson Durham, 21, correctional officer, both of Bethelridge.

    Property transfers
    Marcus J. and Sherrie J. Baxter, Liberty, to Ronnie H. and Yvette P. Oren, two parcels on east side of Ky. 1547, $195,000.

  • Public Record: August 30, 2017

    Marriage licenses
    Rachel Dawn Sims, 25, homemaker, and Robert Lee Denney Jr., 27, Wilbert Plastic, both of Liberty.
    Danielle Rhea Mitchell, 19, student, Yosemite, and Andrew Jackson Cochran Jr., 19, Army, Hustonville.
    Cassondra Chanel Luttrell, 25, self-employed, and Jackie Bryant Gregory, automotive technician, both of Windsor.

    Property transfers

    Danny Doyle, Butte Falls, Oregon, to Caleb Napier, Liberty, 1.5 acres of the Ernie Byrd and Randall Sharp plat, $20,000.

  • Public Record: August 23, 2017

    Marriage licenses
    Chelsea Michelle Barker, 24, waitress/student, and Clarence Zebedee Burgess IV, 24, EMT-B, both of Hustonville.

    Property transfers
    Patricia Short, Liberty, to Jerry and Judy Swango, Liberty, 4.91 acres on northwest side of Contown to Poplar Springs Road, $31,000.
    Regina Long, Kings Mountain, to Adam Durham, Liberty, lot in Hilltop Mobile Home subdivision, gift; fair cash value, $7,000.

  • Public Record: August 16, 2017

    Marriage licenses
    Retha Marleta Atwood, 44, data entry, Liberty, and Gary Scott Sheene, 44, disabled, Middleburg.
    Jason Thomas Sweet, 25, general factory worker, and Emilie Michelle Woodrum, 21, general factory worker, both of Bethelridge.
    Lucy Kilmer Orberholtzer, 19, homemaker, Liberty, and Conrad Leon Guenther, 22, construction, Kings Mountain.
    Mandi Lee Bingham, 35, homemaker, and Hollis Lee Bingham, 35, disabled, both of Liberty.

    Property transfers

  • Public Record: August 9, 2017

    Marriage licenses
    Sara Ruth Buckingham, 36, private duty, and Joseph Luke Hughes, 25, police officer, both of Liberty.
    Shawnee Alexis Morris, 24, nurse, and Perry Joe Lee, 25, factory worker, both of Liberty.
    Sara Nicole Redwine, 21, cashier, and Derick Moon Ray Knox, 22, sales agent, both of Campbellsville.
    Ashley Silver Luck, 28, homemaker, and Matthew LBJ Taulbee, 24, shipping clerk, both of Hustonville.
    Douglas James Russell, 18, gate painter, and Hailey Grace Ipock, 18, Amazon worker, both of Liberty.