Public Records

  • Police News Jan. 30

    Jan. 18

    Tara K. Duncan, 19, of Liberty, was arrested on execution of a indictment warrant for the Casey County Court for bail jumping first degree, possession of a controlled substance first degree, second offense (methamphetamine), drug paraphernalia buy/possess and two counts of non-payment of court costs, fees or fines.

  • Grand Jury indicts six


    The Casey County Grand Jury met on Jan. 3 and came back with indictments for six individuals.

    Jason E. Caldwell, 29, of Yosemite, was indicted for assault in the first degree. According to the indictment, on Nov. 6, Caldwell intentionally caused serious physical injury to an individual by means of a deadly weapon or dangerous instrument under circumstances that manifested extreme indifference to the value of human life.

  • Out of the Past Jan. 30

    10 Years Ago

    Week of Jan. 28, 2009

    Local officials breathed a sigh of relief Tuesday morning as the storm that was slated to hit Casey County wasn’t as bad as expected. However, several residences and businesses were without power at various times, including downtown Liberty and all areas served by Kentucky Utilities.

    Madge Hatter spent nearly 40 years of her life at either the Casey County War Memorial Hospital or the Casey County Primary Care Center.

  • District Court News Jan. 23

    Jan. 8

    Vonda Rena Rigdon had her jury trail set for Jan. 22 for operating on a suspended/revoked operators license and DUI second degree.

    Daniel Travis Abell pleaded guilty to menacing, disorderly conduct second degree and resisting arrest. He was sentenced to 15 days in jail with credit for four days and a fine of $215.50 due in six months.

    Sandra R. Turpin pleaded guilty to three counts of theft by deception including cold checks under $500. She was sentenced to 30 days in jail suspended if the amount is paid in full in 90 days.

  • Police News Jan. 23

    Jan. 14

    Daniel K. Wilkinson, 42, of Liberty, was arrested on a bench warrant out of Woodford County for two counts of theft by deception including cold checks under $500.

    Jan. 16

    Timothy W. Harmon, 47, of Liberty, was arrested for two counts of non-payment of court costs, fees or fines. According to the police report, he was arrested in execution of a bench warrant.

    Jan. 17

  • Out of the Past Jan. 23

    10 Years Ago

    Week of Jan. 21, 2009

    Snow removal became the first order of business Tuesday morning causing the city, county and state road departments to send out salt trucks to clear streets and roads. Pedestrians also needed a clear walkway. Waylon Silvers cleared sidewalks at Broughton Hill Apartments on Hustonville Street with a blower.

  • Police News Jan. 16

    Jan. 8

    Robert G. Woods, 54, of Liberty, was arrested for alcohol intoxication in a public place first and second offense. According to the police report, officers received several calls from the Casey County dispatch after Woods had called 911 nine times. Woods was very intoxicated, had red, glassy, blood shot eyes and was unsteady on his feet. Woods was out in the years in the publics eye staggering around when officers arrived.

  • Property Transfers Jan. 16

    Aug. 10

    Ronnie Howard Oren and Yvette Petra Oren of Liberty to Paul R. Williams and Donna Anita Williams of Texas, a parcel of land lying on the waters of Caney Fork Creek on the east side of Kentucky 1547 approximately 1.1 miles north of the junction of Kentucky 70 in Casey County for $229,900.

    Adam Tyler Wilson and Kristen Iris Wilson of Hustonville to Jared Channing Sword of Liberty, a certain tract of land lying on the south side of Kentucky highway 1649 near the junction of the Calhoun Creek road in Casey County for $160,000

  • Out of the Past Jan. 16

    10 Years Ago

    Week of Jan. 14, 2009

    Taking short steps because of the chains around her ankles, Brittney Miller made her way into the Casey Circuit Courtroom Monday afternoon with the eyes of a packed auditorium trained on her.

    The Hispanic victim of the New Year’s Day fatal shooting, which occurred in a mobile home five miles north of Liberty on U.S. 127, was identified. Ramon R. Carillo, alias Felipe Garcia Vasquez, of Mexico, was identified through KSP’s Automated Fingerprint Identification System, said Billy Gregory, KSP spokesman.

  • Out of the Past Jan. 9

    Editor’s note: Last week we inadvertently put in this week’s Out of the Past. So this week we have the Dec. 31 to Jan. 7 week’s Out of the Past.

    Identity found: The nurse pictured in last week’s Out of the Past has been identified as June Ann Stafford Ward.

    10 Years Ago

    Week of Dec. 31, 2008