Public Records

  • Out of the Past July 17

    10 Years Ago

    Week of July 15, 2009

    A business that was located on Ky. 70 East behind the former Lee’s Building Supply, caught fire around 9:40 a.m. Thursday. A building containing two conveyors and other equipment was destroyed, while the adjacent building suffered damages.

    Daniel Blevins, 33, a Casey County man was jailed after police discovered an indoor marijuana growing operation at his residence.

  • District Court News June 17

    June 27

    Donald Shannon Taylor pleaded not guilty to operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, DUI first offense, possession of a controlled substance first degree, first offense (methamphetamine) and first-degree possession of CS/Heroin first offense. He had a pretrial hearing on July 11.

    July 2

  • Circuit Court News July 17

    July 8

    Jennifer K. Shackelford was sentenced to three years in jail for escape second degree.

    Anna Laura Scott was sentenced to one year in jail for possession of a controlled substance first degree, third offense (methamphetamine).

    Harley Ray Meeks was sentenced to three years in jail and had his probation denied for burglary third degree and theft by unlawful taking all others $500 or more but less than $10,000.

  • Police News July 17

    July 8

    Felicia Dorst, 29, of Liberty, was arrested on an indictment and bench warrant. The indictment warrant was for possession of a controlled substance first degree, second offense (methamphetamine), possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia buy/possess. The bench warrant was for failure to appear on charges of assault fourth degree (domestic violence) minor injury.

  • District Court News

    June 25

    Tamara D. Wilkinson pleaded guilty to reckless driving and failure to notify an address change to the department of transportation. She was sentenced to a fine of $125.

    Amanda Jo Schubert had her cases for no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, no/expired registration plates, failure to produce an insurance card and an improper registration plate.

    Gregory T. Galloway pleaded guilty to operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license. He was sentenced to a fine of $175.50 due in six months.

  • Police News

    June 24

    Kenneth R. Wethington, 49, of Liberty, was arrested on a bench warrant for a probation violation of a felony offense. The underlying charges on the probation violation were possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia buy/possess, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, persistent felony offender second degree and two counts of a probation violation for a felony offense.

    June 29

  • Property Transfers

    March 28

    Owens Development LLC of Windsor to Ashley Tipton and Reggie Tipton of Windsor, a certain parcel of land lying on the waters of the Little Weddle Fork of the House Fork of Wolfe Creek of the Cumberland River on the south side of Kentucky 80 just south of the junction of the Jennies Chapel County road in the Flatwoods area of Casey County for $55,000.

    March 29

  • Out of the Past July 10

    10 Years Ago

    Week of July 8, 2009

    Despite a second year of rain showers at an inappropriate time, Casey Countains celebrated the Forth of July in a grand style.

    Bill Johnson was a Senator hopeful with ties to Casey County.

    A new principal was to greet students on Aug. 5 at Jones Park Elementary.

    A motorcycle wreck claimed the life of Dale Helton, 63, of Casey County in Garrad County.

    Obituaries: Urial Clements, 95; Dale Helton, 63; Hayden Joines, 76.

    20 Years Ago

    Week of July 7, 1999

  • Out of the Past July 3

    10 Years Ago

    Week of July 1, 2009

    Like many cities and towns across the county, Liberty celebrated Independence Day Saturday with daylong activities capped by a spectacular fireworks show that night.

    William Hutchison, 52, of McCreary County was killed that Friday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck on Ky. 80 in the Windsor area of southern Casey County.

  • Marriages July 3

    Cassandra Desiree Sargent, 20, of Hustonville, a substitute teacher to Gabriel Patrick Leon Yazzie, 22, of Liberty, a worker at Tarter Gate.

    Destiny Lynn Jenkins, 20, of Liberty to William Donald Glover, 22, of Liberty.

    Rhonda Lee Conley, 66, of Hustonville, retired to Ralph Lynn Coulter, 66, of Hustonville, retired.

    Mary Leah Smith, 51, of Liberty, a family support specialist to Tony Luttrell, 54, of Liberty, a machine operator.

    Marlissa Renee Kahn, 31, of Dunnville, a homemaker to Kale Allen Smith, 33, of Mississippi, excavation.