Public Records

  • Casey County Grand Jury indicts five

    The Grand Jury of Casey County indicted five individuals accused of felony crimes during its meeting Jan. 5.

    Shelly M. Fulton, 32, of Ashland, was charged with bail jumping in the first degree and persistent felony offender in the second degree. She failed to appear to answer to felony charges at Casey County Circuit Court on Dec. 11. Fulton was previously convicted of a felony within the last five years.

  • Out of the Past Jan. 24

    10 Years Ago

    Week of Jan. 23, 2008

    After about a year of serious consideration, Casey County Judge Executive Ronald Wright told magistrates at Monday’s fiscal court meeting that he believed he and Jailer Tommy Miller had come up with a way to fund a new park for Casey County.

    Crews worked to excavate a hillside near the existing Ky. 70 West as construction for a new road continues. The new portion of Ky. 70 would begin near Lower Brush Creek Road about three miles west of Liberty and connect to U.S. 127 South of Liberty.

  • District court news - Jan. 17

    Jan. 2
    Linda Sue Maynard pleaded guilty to assault fourth degree domestic violence minor injury. Sentenced to five days in jail with two to serve, balance conditionally discharged if one year no new violation of law.
    Jessica Lynn pleaded guilty to assault fourth degree domestic violence minor injury. Sentenced to five days with two to serve, balance conditionally discharged if one year no new violation of law.

  • Kentucky highway fatalities decline in 2017

    Kentucky Office of Highway Safety

    Preliminary figures indicate highway fatalities in Kentucky declined in 2017 to 770, down from 834 in 2016.
    According to the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) and the Kentucky State Police (KSP), this is Kentucky’s first roadway fatality decrease since 2013, when 638 fatalities were recorded.
     KOHS Executive Director Dr. Noelle Hunter commends Kentuckians for taking responsibility behind the wheel.

  • Beshear: New AG website offers greater transparency

    Kentucky Office of the Attorney General

    Attorney General Andy Beshear announced today the launch of his office’s new website. The site enhances transparency for Kentuckians seeking information and services from the Office of the Attorney General.
    The revised ag.ky.gov helps Kentuckians quickly interact with the office on critically important matters like finding workable solutions to the state’s drug epidemic; preventing and prosecuting child abuse; protecting seniors from scams and abuse; and seeking justice for victims of sexual assault.

  • Property Transfers

    Nov. 1

    Paul Carman and Judy Carman, of Yosemite, to Travis Allen Wall, of Yosemite, a parcel of land on the waters of Hatter Creek. $1,500.

    Nov. 5

    Jeffery Ewalt and C. Ewalt, of Tega Cay, S.C., to Glenn E Pevy, of Louisville, a parcel of land on the waters of West Casey Creek, 1 acre more or less, for $57,000.

    Nov. 22

    Robert Myers and Kathy Myers, to Kelly Sayre and Bradford Brock, 1448 Elmore Hill Rod, in Liberty, $91,500.

    Nov. 28

  • Police News

    Dec. 30

  • District Court

    Dec. 19

    Michael W. Stargle pleaded guilty to DUI first offense. Sentenced to 90 days license suspension, ADE classes, and a fine.

    Brandon J. Halecki is charged with assault fourth degree minor injury and assault fourth degree domestic violence minor injury. He has a pretrial conference on Jan. 30.

    Zack Montgomery pleaded not guilty to theft by unlawful taking $500 or more but under $10,000 and theft by unlawful taking farm equipment $500 or more but under $10,000.

  • Marriage licenses

    Mary Celesta Hatfield, 70, of Liberty, an accountant, to George David Hickey, 62, of Liberty, who’s in security.

    Kristi Lynn Farrell, 28, of Stanford the manager of Sun Tan City, to Adam Keith Hewitt, 30, of Stanford, a forest technician.

    Ashley Anne Vernimo, 36, of Liberty to Robert J. Maxwell, 44, of Liberty, an SSDI.

    Paige Kathryn Jones Tucker, 25, of Apison, Tenn., a graphic designer, to Jason Michael Barnett, 27, of Ooltewah, Tenn., a radiologic technologist.

  • Property transfers

    Nov. 3

    Shannon Phelps, of Yosemite, and Gregory E. Wethington and Sharon K. Wethington, of Liberty, to Austin B. Morgan, of Yosemite, tracts of land near the intersection of Highway 70 and Calvery Ridge Road, on the waters of Hatter’s Creek. One tract is 31.4 acres, and the other 1.6. $63,200.

    Nov. 10

    Terry Salyers and Sharlet Salyers, of Dunnville, to Marvin Johnson and Carolyn Johnson, of Mateca, Calif. A tract of land on the waters of the Green River for $140,000.

    Nov. 14