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The following cases were heard in court the week of Sept19-Sept 23, 2011.
Jeremy Ray Cottrill, receiving stolen property under $10,000 dismissed by county attorney. No operators or moped license dismissed by county attorney. Review Oct. 18 to check if picked up by Ill. on fugitive warrant. Defendant waives extradition to Illinois, waiver signed.
Zachary Dalgleish, non-support. Apply bond to DCS and dismiss per county attorney.
Dustin W. Garrison, review. Failed to appear, warrant for $203 cash, no surety.
Verlin L. Isaac, flagrant non-support amended to misdemeanor non-support. Apply bond to DCS per assignment from CCDC, $153 court cost due Sept. 18, 270 days unconditionally discharged for 2 years, no new offenses, pay child support as ordered.
Kristin Middeler, revocation hearing. Defendant admits violation of court order, reside with ms. Hoskins, Work and pay child support as ordered, enroll in drug treatment program all due Nov. 1. Any missed payments, then balance of time to be revoked.
Richard C. Marcum, sentencing. 90 days conditionally discharged for 2 years, no new offenses, not to drive without a valid license, $153 court cost due Jan. 24.
Carroll E. Sullivan Jr., wanton endangerment, 1st degree amended to wanton endangerment, 2nd degree. Continue to Oct. 18.
Kevin Herald, assault 4th degree minor injury-2 counts. Not guilty plea entered. Continue to Oct. 18.
Jeremy Liter, disorder conduct, 2nd degree, harassment, no physical contact, menacing. Diversion-pass for 12 months and if no problems will dismiss; no new offense, no unlawful contact with Ken Kline or any member of his family; $100 division fee due Oct. 18.
Raymond Thomas Payton, assault 4th degree domestic violence minor injury dismissed per county attorney, refund bond.
David R. Rabourn, review. Send order to appear and show proof of marijuana education class Oct. 4.
Robert A. Rowlett, assault 4th degree minor injury-2 counts. Continue to Oct. 18.
Everett C. Sullivan Jr., other hearing. Preliminary hearing Oct. 18, remain law abiding, no contact with complaining witness or her family. Amend bond to ROR.
Carroll Sullivan Jr., local county ordinance. Continue to Oct. 18.
Melissa Gale Wackenthaler, assault 4th degree no visible injury. Continue to Oct. 18 for pretrial conference.
Derrick S. Barnhill, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, etc., .08, first offense. Bench trial Nov. 1.
Mark O. Bayne, No or expired registration plates, no or expired Kentucky registration receipt dismissed per proof. Possess of open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle. Guilty plea entered. $50 fine and court cost of $153 due Nov. 29.
Melinda Clark, show cause for proof of enrollment and $100 due. Ok, proof shown, continue to Oct. 4 for review for Sept. payment. If paid need not appear.
Kerry L. Coots, show cause for $233 due. Paid $25. Continue to Nov. 29 for balance.
Victor A. Ellis Jr., failed to appear review. Recall DOT and continue to Nov. 29 to be here with valid license.
Terrell D. Ginn, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, etc., .08, 1st offense, license to be in possession. Continue to Nov. 1 for pretrial conference.
John A. Grahovac, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs with .08, aggravator, 1st offense. Failure to produce insurance card, operating on suspended or revoked operators license, failure to or improper signal. Guilty plea entered. 30 days loss of license, attend and complete ADE with proof of enrollment Oct. 18, fine and court cost due Sept. 18, 30 days conditionally discharge for 2 years, 50 hours of public service work due April 17.
Douglas Hopper, show cause for proof of enrollment in ADE shown.
Ashton N. Johnson, review. Amend to dismiss with prejudice, review in 60 days for expungement. Review date Nov. 29.
Daniel J. Leczo, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, 1st offense. Guilty plea entered. $500 fine, $143 court cost; paid $500; $143 due Nov. 29.
Machiel A. Martin, failure to wear seat belts, operating on suspended or revoked operators license, reckless driving, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, .08, 2nd offense, possession of open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle. Continue to Oct. 18 for plea.
Stephen M. Merritt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance or security, 1st offense dismissed per proof. Careless driving. Guilty plea entered. State traffic school and $143 court cost paid.
Daniel R. McFarland Sr., failure of owner to maintain required insurance or security, 1st offense, no or expired registration plates, no or expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure to produce insurance card, operating on suspended or revoked operators license amended to license not in possession, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle. Not guilty plea entered. Continue to Oct. 18.
Kristen Leah Middeler, review. Continue to Nov. 1 for proof of license.
Will J. Newby, other. Pretrial conference continued to Oct. 18, bench trial Sept. 20.
James E. Parker, failure to wear seat belts. Guilty plea entered. $25 fine due Oct. 4. Failure to produce insurance card dismissed per proof.
Adam Q. Pollard, review. Credit for jail service in lieu of fines and court cost. Close out.
Nicole M. Pollard, show cause for $123 due. Pay $25 today; continue to Jan. 25 for balance.
Joshua D. Ross, failed to appear review. Recall DOT. Continue to Nov. 1 with valid license.
Juan C. Salvador, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, etc., .08, 1st offense, failure to wear seat belts, failure to produce insurance card, no operators or moped license. Continue to Oct. 4 with interpreter.
Gary A. Serrano, failure of owner to maintain required insurance or security, 2nd or more offenses; no or expired registration plates, no or expired Kentucky registration receipt. Not guilty plea entered. Defendant to hire lawyer for Nov. 1.
Jeremy D. Sullivan, review. Continue suppression hearing to Oct. 4. Show cause hearing. Remand.
Dustin Ryan Sutherland, review. Continue to Oct. 4 for proof of compliance ADE program.
Charles Whitham, careless driving, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs with .08, aggravator, 1st offense, failure of owner to maintain required insurance or security, 1st offense, no or expired Kentucky registration receipt. Continue to Nov. 1 for pretrial conference.
Target National Bank vs Ronnie Murray ET AL. Review. Remand.
Capital One Bank (USA), N.A. vs Shantel D. Courtney. Review. Dismissed per plaintiff.
Midland Funding LLC vs Sandra Townsend. Review. Defendant failed to appear. Default judgment for plaintiff.
DH Capital Management, Inc, vs Samantha S. Ward. Review. Order signed to remain on active docket.
Estate of David G. Johnson. Probate hearing. Will probated, self-proving, order signed, bond signed, executrix appointed and oath administered.
Estate of Louis D. Alexander. Review. Order for final settlement signed.
Estate of Ovie Callis Jr. Review. Order for final settlement signed.
Jonathan G. and Haley H. Turner and Harry J. Head ET AL to Charles H. Cheek Jr. and Kimberly B. Matson-certain tract of land on north side of Morton Ridge Road-18.29 acres-Fair market value $135,000.
Christopher J. Williamson to Susan Barnes to Christopher and Lisa Williamson-Lot #9 Hickory Grove Subdivision. Fair cash value $145,000.
James A. and Kitt Olynn Ward Liston and Paul A. and Jyll Scott Ward Yahne to Dalton L. and Leah L. Oak-land on Cutshaw Lane-$108,500.
William Aubrey Jackson Living Revocable Trust dated 7/23/10 to Shawn Nichols and Miho Yoshida-Parcel #1&2 on Hwy 421 from Milton to Moffett Cemetery Rd.
Joshua T. and Heather L. Burkhardt to Thomas E. and Sherlin K. Burkhardt-land on south side of Fisher Ridge Rd. $18,000.
William and Ollie McClellan to Roger and Jennifer Wingham-Tract 1-Parcels I and II and tract II-4.510 acres+ $55,000.
Dudley Lush and Patricia Zink to Perry R. and Sandra S. Arnold-real estate on Gills Ridge Rd. $92,423.39.
Karletta K. Dowling to Paul H. Dowling-parcel of land on Madison-Bedford Turnpike and known as Toll Gate #1. Fair market value $134,000.
Kenneth and Patricia Hines to Mark and Stephanie Hines-parcel of land in Trimble County-82 acres+ $150,000. Parcel of land in Trimble County-20 acres+ $100,000.
Robert S. and Diane McKinney, Jon W. and Paula McKinney to James Welding Service, Inc-Real estate on eastern side of US Hwy 421-4.46 acres. $22,300.
Virginia L. Hendershot and Victoria Hendershot to Susan Barnes to Virginia L. Hendershot and Victoria Hendershot and Harry Head-real estate on Morton Ridge Rd. 2.45 acres+/-. Fair cash value $55,500.
Kevin L. Dean to Kellie L. Dean-real estate on north side of Hwy 1255. Fair market value $69,000.
Peggy S. Huff to Nora Guth-land on Hwy 37 (now US 421)-$48,500.
The Dynamis Group, LLC to Southern Petroleum, Inc-property at Hwy 42 and Hwy 421 exchange-$300,000.
The Vietnamese-American Buddhist Association of Kentucky, Inc to The Vietnamese-American Buddhist Association of Kentucky, Inc-real estate on western end of Bray Ridge Parcel I-II .65 acres and .68 acres $10,000; parcel III .65 acres $4,000 and parcel IV 13.24 acres $19,200.