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Nelson County Jail Logs — May 21-22, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]…

May 23 2022 / Read More »

Memorial Day observance set for next Monday at Bardstown City Cemetery »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Sunday, May 22, 2022 — The local American Legion posts will once again assemble at 11 a.m. Monday, May 30, 2022, at the Bardstown Cemetery Rotunda to remember the men and women in uniform who gave their lives in service to their country. Kenny Fogle will serve as emcee; […]…

May 22 2022 / Read More »

YouTube removes Gazette GOP forum video for ‘Community Guideline’ violation »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, May 19, 2022 — The Nelson County Gazette’s video of the last week’s Republican candidate forum at Bardstown High School was taken down by the video service early Thursday morning. The removal came as a result of YouTube’s determination that the video violated its Community Guidelines in regard […]…

May 20 2022 / Read More »

Search results in recovery of stolen items, drugs at Whitesides Road home »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, May 19, 2022 — An investigation into local thefts led detectives to the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office to execute a search warrant at a home at 1275 Whitesides Road in Cox’s Creek on Monday, May 16, 2022. During the search, detectives located a stolen vehicle and a trailer, […]…

May 19 2022 / Read More »

Fairfield Cemetery Memorial Day service set for 1 p.m. Sunday, May 22, 2022 »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOCommunity News Thursday, May 19, 2022 — Fairfield Cemetery will hold its annual Memorial Service Sunday afternoon, May 22, at 1. The cemetery is located on Fairfield Cemetery Loop, east of Fairfield off of Hwy 48. All are welcome. -30-…

May 19 2022 / Read More »

Dave Says: Get finances quickly under control — sell the cars, keep your dignity »

Dear Dave, My wife and I are in our late twenties, and we have two kids. Our combined income is about $110,000 a year, but we have $70,000 in loans on two cars, plus about $15,000 in credit card debt. My in-laws have offered to let us move in with them to save money and […]…

May 19 2022 / Read More »

Radcliff social worker is featured speaker at NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet in June »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, May 19, 2022 — Nelson County Branch NAACP President Jeff Stone has announced that the featured speaker for this year’s Freedom Fund Banquet is Catina Haynes from Radcliff. Haynes is a John Maxwell Certified speaker, trainer, and coach. She more than 20 years of experience in the social […]…

May 19 2022 / Read More »

Two additional Tiger juniors selected to attend Govenor Scholar’s Program »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, May 19, 2022 — Bardstown High School is proud to announce that two more juniors have been selected to attend the 2022 Governor’s Scholars Program. Congratulations are in order for Carson King and Kaylin Stone. Carson and Kaylin will join fellow tigers Noah Brown, Dakota Hocker, Jin Kobayashi […]…

May 19 2022 / Read More »

Hutchins wins GOP primary for judge; Massaroni is next 50th District state rep »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Tuesday, May 17, 2022 — The 2022 Primary provided election watchers a number of surprise outcomes in local races. JUDGE-EXECUTIVE. In the three-way Republican primary in the judge-executive’s race, voters overwhelmingly chose former magistrate Tim Hutchins over former Democrat Bill Gentry and former county GOP chairman, Don Thrasher. Hutchins […]…

May 18 2022 / Read More »

Jim’s Political Notebook: ‘Copy editor on holiday,’ and ‘Where’s my sticker??’ »

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette Monday, May 17, 2022 — Spelling errors. They are the thing that journalist’s nightmares are made of. No journalist enjoys seeing their work in print and finding a glaring misspelling. In this instance, it wasn’t a journalist’s mistake, but an error committed by some unnamed web designer for the “unauthorized” […]…

May 17 2022 / Read More »

View the sample ballot before heading out to cast your vote on Election Day »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, May 16, 2022 — Nelson County voters will have their final chance to vote in the May primary election tomorrow, May 17, 2022. The ballot shown below includes both Republican and Democrat races. Only the races the voter is eligible to vote on will be show on their […]…

May 16 2022 / Read More »

Video: Hutchins responds Friday to apparent political attacks by proxy »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Sunday, May 15, 2022 — Tim Hutchins, a Republican candidate in the race for Nelson County Judge Executive, took time late Friday to respond to a series of allegations he was hit with earlier the same day in a radio broadcast by Pete Trzop and Esther McCune. The duo […]…

May 15 2022 / Read More »

Video: Bradford & Brooks interview Candy Massaroni, state representative candidate »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, May 13, 2022 — Candy Massaroni, one of the two Republicans on the May primary ballot for 50th District state representative, was the studio guest Friday on a special edition of WBRT’s “Bradford & Brooks” radio show. The winner of the Tuesday primary between Massaroni and Trey Bradley […]…

May 13 2022 / Read More »

Video: Bradford & Brooks talk with David Avis, 3rd District magistrate candidate »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, May 13, 2022 — David Avis, a Democrat seeking the office of 3rd District Nelson Fiscal Court magistrate, was the guest on the Wednesday, May 11, 2022 edition of WBRT’s “Bradford & Brooks” radio show. David is facing off in the May 17th primary against fellow Democrat David […]…

May 13 2022 / Read More »

Letter: More last-minute GOP shenanigans »

To the Editor, Today I received two mailers for Trey Bradley, one of the two Republican candidates for 50th District state representative. One is from the “Friends of Nelson County”. This group registered with the Kentucky Registry for Election Finance May 10th as an Unauthorized Campaign Committee. The chair is Isaac Oettle who lists himself […]…

May 13 2022 / Read More »
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Nelson County Jail Logs — May 21-22, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

May 23 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs –May 19-21, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

May 21 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs — May 16-18, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

May 19 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs — Sunday, May 15, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

May 16 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs — May 10-14, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

May 16 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs — May 1-9, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

May 10 2022 / Read More »

Bardstown woman injured in Thursday morning single-vehicle BG Parkway crash »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, April 28, 2022 — A Bardstown woman was injured Thursday morning after the car she was driving ran off the right side of the roadway and overturned. At about 8 a.m. Thursday, Nelson County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to the Bluegrass Parkway 15 mile marker where they […]

Apr 29 2022 / Read More »

Greensburg man dies in single vehicle crash on Howardstown Road »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, April 28, 2022 — A Greensburg man died Wednesday evening of injuries he sustained in a single-vehicle crash in the 6000 block of Howardstown Road. At just after 10 p.m. Wednesday night, deputies with the Nelson County Sheriiff’s office were dispatched to Howardstown Road for a reportec injury […]

Apr 29 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs, April 16-17, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

Apr 17 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs — April 14-15, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

Apr 16 2022 / Read More »

Bardstown man jailed following high speed pursuit thru Nelson, Bullitt counties »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, April 14, 2022 — A 20-year-old Bardstown man is in jail today following a high-speed pursuit that began Wednesday at KY 245 and Springfield Road, ran into town and west on Boston Road, before circling back behind Sympson Lake and finally north on KY 245 to Bullitt County. […]

Apr 14 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs — April 11-13, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

Apr 14 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs — April 9-10, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

Apr 11 2022 / Read More »

Nelson County Jail Logs — April 7-8, 2022 »

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information […]

Apr 9 2022 / Read More »

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  • Video: Bradford & Brooks interview Candy Massaroni, state representative candidate

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  • Video: Bradford & Brooks talk with David Avis, 3rd District magistrate candidate

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  • Video: Bradford & Brooks interview with Trey Bradley, 50th District state rep

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  • Video: Bill Gentry interview on Bradford & Brooks, May 4, 2022

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  • Video: Bradford & Brooks interview with Ann Marie Williams, magistrate candidate

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  • Video: Bardstown City Council meeting, April 12, 2022

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  • Video: Interview with Toni Wiley, Republican candidate for D3 magistrate

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  • Video: WBRT interview with Congressman Thomas Massie, Wednesday, April 16, 2022

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  • Video: David Call interview with WBRT’s ‘Bradford & Brooks,’ Wednesday, April 6th

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  • Video: Jon Snow interview with WBRT’s ‘Bradford & Brooks,’ March 30, 2022

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  • Video: Nelson Fiscal Court meeting, Tuesday, April 5, 2022

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  • Video: Nelson Fiscal Court special meeting, Tuesday, March 22, 2022

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  • Video: March 23 Don Thrasher interview on WBRT’s ‘Bradford & Brooks’ radio show

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Obituary: Linda Keeling, 67, Spencer County »

Linda Keeling, 67, of Spencer County, died Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at the University of Louisville Hospital surrounded by her loved ones. She was born June 29, 1954, to the late Willard and Myrl Chapman Simmons. While she enjoyed devoting spare time to her interests in painting, sewing, cooking, and listening to Christian Gospel music,…

May 21 2022 / Read More »

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Dave Says: Get finances quickly under control — sell the cars, keep your dignity »

Dear Dave, My wife and I are in our late twenties, and we have two kids. Our combined income is about $110,000 a year, but we have $70,000 in loans…

May 19 2022 / Read More »

Letter: Massaroni will excel as 50th District’s new state representative »

To the editor, One of the brightest things to happen in Republican politics in Kentucky took place on Primary Election Tuesday this…

May 19 2022 / Read More »

Bluegrass Beacon: Will state’s new election laws improve primary voter turnout? »

By JIM WATERSBluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions Thursday, May 12, 2022 — Tuesday’s primary election will be the first test of…

May 12 2022 / Read More »

Jim’s Political Notebook: Was it shady subterfuge or smart political maneuvering? »

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette Friday, April 29, 2022 — The other shoe finally dropped. At just after 10 p.m. Thursday, April…

Apr 29 2022 / Read More »

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Radio club to administer FCC Amateur Radio examinations Saturday, Oct. 23rd »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021 — American Legion Post 42 will conduct an Amateur Radio License Exam…

Oct 12 2021 / Read More »

61st 2021 Kiwanis Radio Auction set for Sunday, June 13th on WBRT AM/FM »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, June 11, 2021 — The 61sth Annual Kiwanis Radio Auction is 1 to 6 p.m. this…

Jun 12 2021 / Read More »

Magistrates hear plan to expand broadband to underserved areas of county »

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette / WBRT Radio Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021 — Residents in parts of rural Nelson County will get…

Feb 2 2021 / Read More »

Nelson County Gazette’s classified ad system temporarily offline »

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, Oct. 15, 2021 — A software update for the Nelson County Gazette’s classified ad system installed late Thursday has resulted in the classified…

Oct 15 2021 / Read More »

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