Lawrence County Court News

Friday, January 16, 2015

Marriages

Licenses issued at the Lawrence County Courthouse

* Kyle Wayne Bridges, 28, Sarcoxie, to Rachel Danielle Colley, 23, Mt. Vernon, Oct. 25.

* Steven Tylor Sagehorn, 32, Pierce City, to Jessica Ann Palmer, 25, Pierce City, Oct. 25.

* Cody Allen Kimerer, 28, Mt. Vernon, to Patrisha Stephanie Freitag, 30, Mt. Vernon, Oct. 31.

* Corneilus M. Hochstetler, 20, Verona, to Catherine K. Eicher, 24, Verona, Oct. 30.

Marriage Dissolutions

* Carrie D. Brown from John Wayne Brown.

* Danny J. Farnsworth from Judith A. Farnsworth.

* Jessica R. Newbury from Stanley L. Newbury. Petitioner's name changed to Jessica Renee Batson.

* Ralph Sheldon Kestin III from Bianca Regene Kestin. Respondent's name changed to Bianca Regene Crow.

Associate Court

Criminal Cases

The following defendant pleaded guilty or was found guilty of the charge listed.

* Matthew R. Baughman, unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, suspended imposition of sentence, probation for two years.

* Tyler R. Cummins, possession of marijuana, suspended imposition of sentence, probation for two years and perform 25 hours community service.

* Logan Aubrey Dickens, DWI, suspended imposition of sentence, probation for two years, perform 40 hours community service and pay $78 arrest cost recoupment.

* Michael Joe Leath, domestic assault, suspended 90-day jail sentence, probation for two years and attend 30 AA meetings.

* Russell B. Long, possession of a defaced firearm, suspended 60-day sentence, probation for two years; possession of marijuana and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, suspended imposition of sentence, probation for two years.

* Colby Pankratz, possession of liquor by a minor, $200.

* Jeremy L. Parsons, DWI, $350, suspended 60-day jail sentence, probation for two years, pay $117.50 arrest cost recoupment and perform 80 hours community service.

* Nicklaus W. Pickrell, nonsupport, suspended imposition of sentence, probation for two years and pay $300 child support.

* Anthony William Tuten, unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, $150, suspended 30-day jail sentence, probation for two years.

* Leslie Hall, possession of marijuana, suspended imposition of sentence, probation for two years.

* Travis L. Hobbs, passing bad checks, suspended 30-day jail sentence, probation for one year, pay $38.50 check and $30 public defender fees.

* Robert W. Hughes, DWI, $250, suspended 30-day jail sentence, probation for two years and pay $50 Law Enforcement Restitution Fund.

* Anthony S. Hurn, DWI, $250, and failure to signal when turning, $115, suspended 60-day jail sentence, probation for two years, pay $64.60 arrest cost recoupment and serve five days shock jail time of both counts.

* Janet L. Kennedy, DWI, $200, suspended 30-day jail sentence, probation for two years, complete SATOP and pay $78 arrest cost recoupment.

* Anthony J. Owens, possession marijuana, suspended imposition of sentence, probation and pay $100 LERF.

* Michael W. Ward, DWI, suspended 30-day jail sentence, probation for two years, pay $97.50 arrest cost recoupment and serve five days shock jail time.

* Joshua W. Mark, violation of order of protection, $200, suspended 45-day jail sentence, probation for two years and have no contact with victim.

Circuit Court

Criminal Cases

The following defendant pleaded guilty or was found guilty of the charge listed.

* James R. Carter, DWI (aggravated offender), suspended five-year prison sentence, probation for five years.

* Boris L. Golod, careless and imprudent driving, fined $1,000.

* Jason T. Piel, failure to register as a sex offender and prior offender residing within 1,000 feet of school or child care center. Defendant entered Alford plea which does not admit guilt but indicates that the defendant believes there may be enough evidence for a conviction. Sentenced to three years in prison on each count, concurrent with each other and Christian County case.

Marriage Dissolutions

* Joan Jones from Nathan Jones.

* Denise L. Ball from Larry M. Ball. Petitioner's former name, Deffendall, is restored to her.

* Samantha Sue Mitchler from Karl Paul Mitchler. Petitioner's maiden name, Bloodworth, is restored.

* Mark S. Tate from Lee A. Tate.

* Benjamin James Johnson from April R. Johnson.

* Melissa I. Barton from Johnathan D. Barton.

* Jeffrey C. Terry from Linda S. Terry.

* Richard Bernicke from Tamara Daniels.

Circuit Court

Criminal Cases

The following defendants pleaded guilty or were found guilty of the charges listed.

* James R. Carter, DWI (aggravated offender), suspended five-year prison sentence, probation for five years.

* Robert A. Davis, domestic assault, sentenced to four years in prison.

* Shelly Fultz, possession of a controlled substance, sentenced to five years in prison, concurrent with companion cases.

* Charles W. Huse, possession of chemicals with intent to manufacture controlled substance, sentenced to five years, concurrent with companion cases.

* Travis W. Owens, attempt to possession controlled substance with intent to distribute, sentenced to 10 years in prison, concurrent with companion case.

* Timothy F. Plopper, tampering with a victim/witness and tampering with a motor vehicle, sentenced to seven years in prison on each count, consecutive with each other.

* Kevin Eugene Poindexter, possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, sentenced to four years in prison on each count, to run concurrently.

* Michael Ryan Rubert, damage to jail property, sentenced to two years in prison.

* Bryan J. Snider, possession of controlled substance, suspended imposition of sentence, probation for five years and perform 100 hours community service.

* Tavis J. Stanley, assault (operate vehicle while intoxicated resulting in injury), sentenced to three years in prison and pay $4,500 restitution.

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