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These are the results from the court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/28/15:

15CF015 - Crain, Rachel N. - Pre-trial - Pre-trial cont. October 19 at 10 a.m. is the next scheduled court date.

14CF009 - Fahl, Jacob G. - Appearance/Counsel - Pre-trial scheduled for October 27 at 10 a.m.

15CF140 - Hoffman Amanda G - First Appearance - First apperance with counsel set for Oct. 6, 2015 at 10 a.m.

15CF100 - Steele, Nicholas L. - Pre-trial -  Set a status. Judge Brad Paisley announced that the possible penalties are that Steele faces for all counts against him, which is a minimum of 8 years to a maximum of 40 years. Pre-trial set for Tuesday Sept 1 at 10 a.m.

15CF073 - ““ - Prelim hearing - Waive pre-lim hearing of arson charge.  

15CF121 - Strohl, Matthew LH - Status Hearing - Pre-trial continuance set for Wednesday, Sept 2 to 2 p.m.

15CF145 - Thevenot, Anthony D - Prelim hearing - Pre-trial hearing cont. Sept 28 at 10 a.m. is next scheduled court date.

15CF051 - Jeffries, Daniel G. - Motion/Suppress - Defendant fails to appear. Notice to appear issued for October 5 at 10 a.m.

The Chrisitan County Courthouse has filed the following divorces on 8/27/15:

FILED:

Delbert Weber Jr and Wendy L. Weber of Pana

Jennifer L. Gartshore and John M. Gartshore

Jacob L. Ashcraft and Tiffany S. Ashcraft

JUDGMENT:

Michael W. Bogusz of Springfield and Josephine Bogusz of Taylorville

These are the results of the following court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/27/15:

2015CF000149: Dilley, Delaney S -  Pre-trial - Cont. Next court date scheduled for September 10

2015CF000154: Durbin, Brett S - Motion/reduce bail - Public Defender Grigby requests bond reduced down to $10,000. Court denies that motion. Pre-lim hearing scheduled for Sept 21.

2015CF000101: Hall, Tawana R - Pre-trial - Next wednesday for Sept 2 at 2 p.m.

2015CF000130: Johnson, Jarod A. - First Appearance - Bond was set at $25,000.

2015CF000152: Krouse, James L. - Motion/reduce bail - Agreed to continue to reduce bond after the prelim hearing. Sept 11, at 10 a.m. is the next scheduled court date.

2015CF000141: Marts, Bradley D. - Prelim hearing - Both counts are of unlawful delivery of a controlled substance. Christian County State’s Attorney Michael Havera and Defense Attorney, Dennis Atteberry present. Christian County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Jeff Brown testified. Described what happened during an undercover operations that were conducted at 824 Sequoia Court in Taylorville, which is Marts’ residence. Deputy Brown testified about the usage of audio and video equipment and what was recorded using the equipment. Also testified about the evidence that was seized during a search warrant. Evidence found included meth residue in baggies and spoons, along with a scale. Cross-examination conducted. Arguments were heard from Christian County State’s Attorney, Michael Havera and Defense Attorney, Dennis Atteberry. Probably cause has been found for both Counts 1 and 2 of the unlawful possession of a controlled substance. Defense plead not guilty. Pre-trial set for September 24 @ 10 a.m., Jury trial scheduled for October 13 at 8:30 a.m. Bond reduction scheduled next Monday, August 31 at 10 a.m.

2014CF000079: Miller, Gayle L. - Pre-trial - Continue for September 10 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000064: ““ - Prelim hearing

2015CF000118: Wilderman, Alannah J. - Pre-trial - Negotiated plea. Plead guilty to Count 2, as Count 1 will be dismissed, which was Residential Burglary. Count 2 was a Class A Misdeamenor for criminal damage to property of less than $300. No general fine, but there would be court costs and restitution. Sentenced to 66 days in Christian County Correctional Center. Receive credit for 33 days served. Wilderman does have a right to appeal within 30 days. Sept 29 at 10 a.m. is next scheduled court date.

2014CF000122: ““ -

These are the results of the following court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/25/15:

2015CF000060 Anderson, Keisha N. - Petition hearing - Bond increased to $20,000. Status hearing set for September 8 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000152 Krouse, James L. - Appearance/counsel - Pre-lim hearing scheduled for Sept 11 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000142 Sherman, Justin R. - Prelim hearing - Waived pre-lim hearing. Pre-trial scheduled for September 1 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000100 Steele, Nicholas R. - Prelim hearing - State filed an amendment - Pre-trial

2015CF000073 ‘’    ‘’    ‘’    ‘’ - Pre-lim hearing - Continue the pre-lim hearing for Friday, August 28 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000155 - State filed a new charge of Intimidation. Class 3 Felony, 2-5 years, but possible to extend years. Pre-lim hearing scheduled for Sept 10 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000154 - Durbin, Brett - First Appearance/Counsel - Requested pre-lim hearing. Pre-lim hearing set for Sept 21 at 10 a.m.

Hostetler, Starla - Plead guilty of drug paraphernalia. Credit 12 days served. Sentenced to 24 days in jail.

15CF118 - Wilderman, Alannah - Case continued to Thursday.

14CF122 - ‘’    ‘’       

2015CF000053 - Miller, Keith - Motion/Suppress - Continue for motion to suppress. Status hearing scheduled for September 22 at 10 a.m.

These are the results of the following court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/24/15

15CF000120 Bland, Zachary T. - Prelim Hearing - Public Defender, Greg Grigsby present. Waiver of pre-lim hearing. Plead not guilty. October 26 at 10 a.m. is pre-trial. Jury trial scheduled for November 9 at 8:30 a.m.

15CF000136 Buoy, Howard C. - Prelim Hearing - Waive right to prelim hearing. Pre-trial date set for October 6 at 10 a.m. Jury trial set for November 9 at 8:30 a.m.

15CF000106 Durbin, Justin M. - Pre-trial - ASA Brian Bach requests continuance of pre-trial date for Sept 18 at 10 a.m.

15CF000013 Dyke, Jarrod W. - Pre-trial - Wants bench trial - Bench trial set for Sept 10 at 1:15 p.m.  

15CF000099 “ “ “ “ Pre-trial- Next hearing will be a status update

14CF000009 Fahl, Jacob G. - Appearance/Counsel - Next scheduled court date on Friday, August 28 at 10 a.m.

13CF000025 Hampton-Jenkins, Olajuwan - Pre-trial - Court accepts terms of the plea. Plead guilty of the unlawful distribution of a look-a-like substance. Sentenced two years of section 4 probabion.

15CF000146 Reid, Troy M. - Prelim Hearing - Agreement reached. Reid plead guilty to driving while license revoked. Recieve 18 days for credit served in county jail. The case of the possession of the stolen vehicle, which was a felony charge, was dropped in exchange for the guilty plea.  

15CF000114 Salmons-Benson, Brandi - Pre-lim hearing - Waives pre-lim hearing. Pre-trial scheduled for Sept 11 at 11:00 a.m.

15CF154 - Durbin, Brett - One count filed by the State, Home Invasion/Cause Injury, a Class X Felony. Judge Brad T. Paisley read what the charge, penalty and rights for Durbin. First appearance before Counsel scheduled for 8/25/15 at 10 a.m. Probable cause found and bond set at $50,000. Public Defender appointed.

The Christian County Courthouse has reported the following divorces on 8/20/15:

FILED:

Michael T. Hardwick of Clinton, IL and Tiffany Hardwick

Shawn D. Ackerman of Taylorville and Allyson Ackerman of Taylorville

These are the results of the following court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on Friday, 8/21/15:

2015CF000152 - Krouse, James L. - First Appearance - Charges and possible penalties read. Bail set at $30,000. Request public defender and is appointed. Next court date is scheduled on August 25 at 10 a.m.

State read why Krouse was apprehended...Taylorville Police Department were out on routine patrol on Wednesday, when the officer spotted Krouse walking within 500 feet of a school zone, in the area of Taylorville Junior High School and the elementary school. Kids were present at the time, due to school getting out around 2:30 p.m. Officer looked up Krouse and noticed he’s a registered sex offender. When officers searched him, they found two pocket knives and a metal smoking pipe. Officer arrested him on Wednesday.

2014CF000144 - Dean, Caleb L. - Plea - By agreement, the parties will reset for possible plea. Next court date scheduled for Sept 18 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000149 - Dilley, Delaney S. - Motion/Reduce Bail - Status hearing set for August 27 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000138 - Kamalii, Dusty D. - Pre-lim hearing - Next court date scheduled on October 16 at  10 a.m.

2013CF000238 - Tucker, Mary E. - Rule/Show Cause - State filed new petition to revoke probation. Violated probation. Bond set at $20,000. PTR Hearing scheduled on Monday 8/24 at 11:00, PTR hearing.  

2015CF000129 - Bice, Aaron  - Reduction of bond granted from $40,000 to $20,000.

These are the following results of the court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/20/15:

2013CF000024 - Bridgman, Matthew P - Bond date - Bond applied. Will pay the remaining balance of all amounts due.

2011CF000177 - Dilley, Delbert R. - Pre-trial - Next court date set for Sept 21 at 10 a.m.

2014CF000206 - “

2015CF000132 - Frost, Michelle M. - Appearance/Counsel - Next scheduled court date - October 1 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000044 - Jophlin, Joseph M. - Prelim hearing - Cont. for status. Defendant currently incarcerated in Macon County Jail.

2015CF000127 -  “

2013CF000168 - Neville, Sean E. - PTR/First Appear - State is seeking to have probation revoked. Next court date set for Sept 21 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000066 - Workman, Jesse C. - Pre-trial - Case is dismissed by the State. Plead guilty to no insurance ticket though.

2015CF000150 - Bartimus, Jared R. - First Appearance - Pre-lim hearing set for Sept 11 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000152 Krouse, James L. - First Appearance - Due to being uncooperative by interrupting Assistant State’s Attorney on reading the charge and penalties, Judge Brad T. Paisley ordered Krouse out of the courtroom. He was escorted out by security.

The Christian County Courthouse has reported the following divorces on 8/18/15:

Filed

Shane A. Drum and Rebecca A. Drum of Pana

Judgments

John S. Kinsella of Edinburg and Theresa L. Kinsella of Taylorville

Edward K. Smith of Blue Mound and Rebecca Bayless of Taylorville

Timothy T. Lynn and Megan R. Lynn

Mark A. Burtle of Kincaid and Shaunnarisa M. Burtle of Jerseyville, IL

These are the results of the following court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/18/15: 

2013CF000032 - Stone, Ashley N. - PTR/First Appearance - Announcement of possible penalties and fines. Charge is burglary,a class 2 felony. Next court date is November 19 at 10 a.m.

2013CF000041 - Mosley, Shane A. - PTR Hearing - Pre-trial hearing set for Sept 8 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000133 - Thomas, Douglas A. - Pre-lim hearing set for Sept 21 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000134 - Clay, Ryan E. - First Appearance - Announcement of possible penalties and fines. Count 1 charge of unlawful possession of methamphetamine, a Class 3 felony. Defendant requests public defender. No objection from the state. Public Defender is appointed. Next court date…Sept 21 at 10:00 a.m.

2015CF000149 - Dilley, D. - First Appearance/Counsel - Pre-lim hearing set for September 10 at 10 a.m.

These are the following court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/17/15:

2014CF000129 - Bice, Aaron A. - Pre-trial Hearing - Pretrial set for September 10 at 10 a.m. Jury trial set for Sept 14 set for 8:30 a.m.

2013CF000202 - Brown, Tammi G. - PTR/First Appearance - Public Defender appointed. Next schuled court date is Sept 28 at 10:00 a.m.

2015CF000039 - Jones-Gehrken, Travis R. - Plead guilty to forgery, a Class 3 felony. Credit of 115 days served in custody. Defendant heard fines and fees. Waived pre-lim hearing, due to pleading guilty. Sentenced to two years in IL DOC, 1 year of mandatory supervised release.

2013CF000178 - Kee, Adam J. - PTR/First Appear - Public Defender appointed. Next court date is Sept 24 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000129 - Scott-Kraus, Brooke N. - Pre-lim hearing - Waived pre-lim hearing. Plead not guilty. Pre-trial set for October 1 at 10 a.m.  Jury trial set for October 13 at 8:30 a.m.

2015CF000145 - Thevenot, Anthony D. - Motion/Reduce Bail hearing - Agreement reached. Defendant will be furloughed from jail to return by 5 p.m., unless he is admitted into inpatient treatment.

2013CF000112 - Wehner, Jessica S. - PTR/First Appearance - Next court date scheduled for September 28 at 10 a.m.

 

These are the results of the following court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/14/15:

2015CF0112 - Luetzow, J. - Pre-lim hearing - Waive pre-lim hearing. Pre-trial set for September 28 at 10 a.m.

2014CF0194 - Sowers, W. - Pre-trial - Did not appear.

2015CF0149 - Dilley, D. - First Appearance. Defendant hears the announcement of charges: All four counts are of aggravated battery. All four counts are class three felonies. The sentence for each count is 2-5 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Bond set at $150,000. 10 percent to apply with special conditions to be set by State's Attorney's office. Pre-trial has been set for August 18 at 10 a.m.

The Christian County Courthouse reports the following divorces on 8/13/15:

Filed:

Robert and Kayla Neal of Pana

Daniel and Tammy Fixsal of Morrisonville

William L. Adams Jr. of Jacksonville and Samantha M. Roberts of Taylorville

Virgil and Linda Olson

Cory Moreland and Alanna King of Taylorville

Judgments:

Troy J. Mays of Owaneco and Michelle L. Mays of Taylorville

Cody A. Harrison and Amanda J. Harrison

These are the following results of the court cases at the Christian County Courthouse on 8/11/15

15CF060 - Anderson, K. - Status Hearing - Sept 8 at 10 a.m.

15CF0126 - Beaty, M. - Prelim Hearing - Did Not Appear, but currently in custody at IL Department of Corrections. Next court date scheduled for Sept 10, 2015 at 10 a.m.

15CF074 - Evrley, M. - Prelim Hearing - Waive pre-lim hearing; Pre-trial set for October 6 at 10 a.m.

14CF039 - Flanagan, J. - Prelim Hearing - Waive pre-lim hearing; enter plea of not guilty; request jury trial and pre-trial; Pre-trial set for October 5 at 10 a.m., jury trial October 13 at 8:30.

14CF0104 - Flanagan, J. - (Same person as CF039) - Pre-trial -

15CF0142 - Sherman, J - Ap.pearance Counsel - Pre-lim hearing set for August 25 at 10 a.m.

14CF0221 - Shivers, R. - Pre-trial - Cont to move pre-trial and jury trial. Jury trial set for August 26 at 2 p.m.

11CF0183 - Suggs, N. - First Appearance - Did Not Appear

11CF0122 - Manion, A. - PTR/Pre-trial - Asked to appoint a public defender, it was granted. Continuance issued for Sept 8 at 10:00

15CF051 - Jeffries, D. - Pre-trial - Jury trial vacated; Sept 8 at 10 a.m.

Reed, T. - Request to represent himself. Set for pre-lim hearing - Pre-lim hearing set August 24 at 10 a.m.

15CF0124 - Smith, W - Appearance/Counsel -

14 CF 128 - Purcell - Waiver of pre-lim hearing of Count 2. Enter plea of not guilty. Pre-trial sset for November 2 at 10 a.m.; Jury November 9 at 10 a.m.

13CF0198 - Sparling, L. - Sentencing hearing that was scheduled today, pushed back to September 29, at 1: 15 p.m.

The Christian County Courthouse reports the following divorces on August 11:

Filed:

John and Michelle Kerwin

Kayne and Jaclyn Wiseman

Douglas and Kathleen Dietel

No judgments to report.

8/7/15 THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORT THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Filed:

Edward K. Smith and Rebecca Bayless

William J.E. Durbin and Hannah L. Durbin

Charles H. West and Nicole A. West

Kelly and Joshua C. Smith

Megan R. and Timothy T. Lynn

Mark A Burtle and Shaunnarisa M. Burtle 

Brandon and Winnie Keppler

Travis D. Hemken and Nikki R. Hemken

Carmelo A. Montes and Dana L. Montes

Judgments: 

Wade and Rachel Fikan

William and Hannah Durbin

Robert and Jody Hodson

Results of the following courtcases in the Christian County Courthouse on 8/6/15:

2014CF000129 Bice, A – Pre-trial cont. set for August 17 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000097 Bush, T. – Waive pre-lim hearing. Cont. for October 2 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000050 Davis, D. – Pre-trial cont. August 10 at 11 a.m.

2015CF000101 Hall, T. – Status hearing held today. Set pre-trial for Monday, August 10 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000119 Humphrey, D. – Pre-trial set for October 2 at 10 a.m. and Jury trial set for October 13 at 8:30.

2014CF000064 and 2014CF000079 – Miller, G. – Motion to reduce bail. Bail will not be reduced. Next court date set for August 27 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000141 Marks, B. – Pre-lim hearing set for August 27 at 10:00 a.m.

2015CF000076 and 2015CF000222 Mitchell, T. – Continue both cases. Next court date, September 3 at 10 a.m.

2015CF000091 Masters, J – Case dismissed on motion of the State at the request of the alleged victim.

2014CF000228, CF036, 0179 Shanks, A. – Petition/Modify Bond hearing held. Bond will remain at $50,000. Pre-trial set for August 31 at 10 a.m. Jury trial set for Sept. 14 at 10:00 a.m.

2015CF000009 – Swinburne, K – Negotiated plea presented and approved by the Court. Defendant pleads guilty to the charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Sentenced to four years probation and 424 days in County Jail, with credit of time served for 212 days. Defendant also ordered to pay fines and fees as contained in the Supplemental Sentencing Order. Pay or appear hearing scheduled for Oct 28, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.

2015CF000115 – Tish, T – Negotiated plea presented before the court. Pleads guilty to charge of obstructing identification, which is Count II. Count I was dismissed on motion of the State due to negotiated plea. Defendant sentenced to two years probation and 76 days in County Jail with credit served of 30 days. Defendant ordered to pay fines and fees. Next court date for pay or appear hearing set for Sept. 30 at 9 a.m.

Results of the following courtcases in the Christian County Courthouse on 8/4/15:

2015CF000010: Brachear, A. - Pre-trial - September 1 at 10:00 a.m. Jury trial vacated.

2015CF000088: Broccardo, B. - Waived pre-lim hearing. Requesting pre-trial in 30 days. Plead not guilty. Pre-trial set for September 10 at 10:00 a.m.

2015CF000057: Graham, W. - All cases continued. October 13 at 8:30 for jury. October 1, at 10:00 a.m. Pre-trial.

2015CF000067: Graham, W. (same person as case number: 15CF000057)

Results of the following court cases in the Christian County Courthouse on 8/3/15:

15CF100: Steele, N. - Pre-trial set for Monday, August 10th at 10 a.m. Jury trial of arson case set for August 17th.

14CF147: Tirpak, T. - Bench trial date set for September 8 at 1:15 p.m.

14CF042: Muffick, P. - Pre-trial set for Sept. 24 at 10:00 a.m. Motion to continue jury trial for October 13 at 8:30 a.m.

15CF031: Tucker, S. - Appoints public defender. Pre-trial continuance - September 1 at 10 a.m.

15CF133: Thomas, D. - Judge Paisley read what Thomas has been accused of and the charges which could include 2-10 years in prison, a Class 3 felony of unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon.  August 18 @ 10 a.m. is next court date. Asked to appoint public defender. Public defender will be appointed.

15CF164: Miller, G - Pre-lim set for Thursday, August 6 at 10 a.m.

15CF103: Langen, D - Pre-trial October 1 at 10 a.m. Jury trial set for October 13 at 8:30 a.m.

15CF072 - Millburg, S. - Pre-trial: Sept 10 at 10 a.m. Jury trial vacated.

14CF099 - Smith, T. - State files count 2, Class A misdeanor charge of reckless conduct. Defendant pleads not guilty to that charge and by that agreement, parties wish to proceed with bench trial. Count 1 was dismissed. By agreement, State presents evidence by way of proffer. Defense declined to present evidence. Court found State proved defendant guilty on count II beyond reasonable doubt. Defendant ordered to pay fines and fees. Bond to apply.

15CF053 - Miller, K. - Pre-trial set Aug 25 at 11:00 a.m.

8/1/15 THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORT THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Filed:

Cody and Amanda Harrison

Edward and Serena-Hayes Burton

Tyrone and Tolleyne Poleon

Edward Smith and Rebecca Bayless

William and Hannah Durbin of Morrisonville

Charles and Nicole West

Judgments:

Michael and Beth Wade

Nathan and Wendy Mytar

Bruce and Nicole Bennett

Christopher and Amanda Dempsey

Gregory and Melissa Johnson

The following court cases happened at the Christian County Courthouse on 7/31/15. Results:

15CF119 - Humphrey, D - Waives right to pre-lim hearing issued. Have the arrainment continue, to next Thurs. Aug 6 10 a.m.

15CF115 - Tish, T - cont.  next court date Aug 6, 10 a.m.

14CF081 - Holloway, C- cont. next court date Aug 31 @ 10 a.m.

15CF054 - Pugsley, C - cont. next court date Aug 31 @10 a.m.

15CF139 - McCombs, L - Posted bail for this case. Next court date set for Sept. 18 @ 9 a.m.

15CF113 - Crawford, A - Waive pre-lim hearing. Pleaded not guilty. Oct 13 @ 8:30 is jury trial, Sept 28 @ 10 a.m. pre-trial.

15CF078 - Denton, C - Status hearing on hiring council. Appointed public defender. Next court date: Aug. 31 @ 10 a.m.

14CF216 - Hostetler, S - Issue writ. Aug 13 pre-trial at 10 a.m.

15CF118 - Wilderman, A - Motion to cont. pre-lim hearing granted. Aug 13. @ 10 a.m.


15CF094 - Turner, J. - Defrauding a drug and alcohol screening test hearing today. Appeared on a plea agreement and felony charges were dismissed.

15CF051 - Jeffries, D - Next court date - Aug 11 @ 10 a.m.

14CF218 - Emery, J - Status hearing on hiring council. Appoint a public defender. Next court date on Sept 3.

The following court cases took place at the Christian County Courthouse on 7/30/15. Results:

CF 128 Abdallah, S. - Motion to reduce bond cont.

CF 138 - Kamalli - Required pre-lim hearing Aug 21 @ 10 a.m.

CF 13 Kamalli - Request to reduce bond denied to $10 k

CF 129 Bice, A - cont. for Aug 6 at 10 a.m. 

CF 101 Hall - cont for Aug 6 at 10 a.m.

CF 183 Dailey - cont. for Sept 1 at 10 a.m.

Bradley Marts - 2 counts of unlawful delivery of a controlled substance. Both charges are 3-7 years in DOC. 2 years of supervised release. $100,000 bond issued, but can pay $10,000. Along with special terms and conditions.

CF 85 - Powers, L. Waives right to pre-lim hearing Plead not guilty. Request granted for Jury date Oct. 13 @ 8:30 a.m. Pre-trial at 10 a.m. on Sept 24. 

CF 77 Borders, C. - cont. Aug 13 at 10 a.m.

CF 14 Roof, C. - cont. Aug 13 at 10 a.m.

CF 187 Wisdom, N. - Motion to reduce bond hearing on Oct. 19 at 11 a.m.

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORT THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Filed 7-16-15:

Tracy and Jason Cessna

Eric and Heather Harris

Terminated 7-16-15

Brent A. Hunt and Judith Hunt

The following court cases took place at the Christian County Courthouse on 7/16/15. Results:

CF 50 Davis, D. – cont. Thursday Aug 6 – 10 a.m. Pre-trial.

CF 147 Tirpak, T. – Pre-trial set for August 3 – 10 a.m.

CF 83, 07 and 95 Coghlan, J. – Waive traffic counts. Request pre-trial and ask for pre-lim hearing on CF cases. Pre-lim hearing Tuesday 8/4 at 11 a.m. Entered not guilty plea.

CF 98 Hall, M. – Pre-trial date set for August 13 at 10 a.m. Granted removal of no contact provision of bond.

CF 86 Trumbold, D. – Counts announced. Ct. 1 of criminal trespass, class 4 felony and Ct. 2 of battery, class A misdeameanor. Granted 45 days to hire an attorney. Next court date August 24 at 10 a.m.

CF 13 King, L. – Cont. of PTR hearing. Sept 8 at 10 a.m.

CF 241 Brown, D. – 60 day cont. of PTR. Sept 10 at 10 a.m. next court date.

CF 97 Bush, T. – Hearing set to modify bond conditions. Request granted to remove no entry and no contact. Pre-trial for Aug 6.

CF 60 Anderson, K. – Cont. status. Next court date – August 11 at 10 a.m.

CF 147 Eck, C. – Pre-trial cont. of four months. Nov . 16 at 10 a.m. next court date.

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORT THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Filed 7-14-15

David and Shawna Pettijohn

Ashley and Joseph Rockford

James D. Poppenhager of Moweaqua and Katina L. Poppenhager of Pana

Terminated 7-14-15

Timothy Houchins of Assumption and Jamie Houchins of Moweaqua.

Jeremy Jolley of Taylorville and Jessica Jolley. 

Terminated 7-9-15

Gary T. Cole Jr. of Kincaid and Debra L. Cole of Springfield

Rick and Nicole Martell.

Jason E. Koski of Ramsey and Sandra J. Koski of Donnellson, Illinois

Austin M. Vits and Janet Vits of Pana.

Robert Sexton of Mattoon and Patricia Sexton of Taylorville.

Robert King of Pana and Angie King of Assumption

Court Cases 7/2

29 year-old Andrea L. Bolyard of Ramsey plead guilty to armed robbery (Count 2). She was sentenced to 10 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections, followed by three years of mandatory supervised release. She was granted credit for time served of 259 days. 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Terminated: 6/23

Ricci Hamell of Taylorville, Illinois and Laura D. Hamell.

Court Cases 6/16

Tanya K. Mansfield of Casey, IL pleaded guilty to unlawful delivery of a controlled substance. She will serve 90 days in the Christian County Correctional Center, with credit of seven days already served.

Devinn N. Moss of Kincaid pleaded guilty to theft (count three, class a misdemeanor). She will serve 92 days in the Christian County Jail, with credit of 46 days served.

George T. Bailey of Kincaid was sentenced to 60 days of probation and 60 days in the Christian County Jail with no credit time served.

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Terminated: 6/16 

Carla Rae Stafford of Cisne, IL and Gregory Lynn Stafford of Taylorville 

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 6/12

Steven and Julie Donaldson

Damery and Amanda Binkley

 

Terminated:

Nicole Denise Guiney and Michael James Allen

Jarod C. and Breanne L. Reber

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 6/9

Christopher Dempsey of Edinburg and Amanda Dempsey of Taylorville

 

Terminated:

Randy Jay Gant and Lisa M. Gant of Virden

Richard and Dawn Campbell of Taylorville

Desiree Lee and Jeremy Becker of Taylorville

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 5/18

Cinda and Scott Hunter

Jarod C. Reber and Breanne L. Reber of Taylorville

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Terminated: 5/13/15

Shannon Lee Lawrence of Bulpitt and Michael Edward Lawrence of Kincaid

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Terminated: 5/8/15

Cassondra I. West of Pana and Christopher R. Austin of Pana

Andrew D. Gregory of Tayorville and Lindsay D. Gregory Taylorville

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 5/4/15

David and Deborah Huss

Nicole Denise Guiney of Westfield, IN and Michael James Allen of Taylorville

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 4/24/15

Chirstopher A. Silva of Taylorville and Peggy K. Silva of Stonington

Carl Emerling Jr. of Lakeland and Donna Marie Emerling of Taylorville

Andrew D. Gregory and Lindsay D. Gregory of Taylorville

Robert King of Pana and Angie King of Assumption

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 4/15/15

Shannon L. Linder of Edinburg and Cynthia A. Linder o Taylorville

 

Terminated: 4/13/15

Anne Elizabeth Scoot and Steven Michael Scott of Pana

Stacey Worker of Tower Hill and Curtis Worker of Ina

 

Terminated: 4/14/15

Alicia D. Smith and Brannon J. Smith of Pana

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 3/27/15

Marcy Ann and Dallas Wayne Colonius of Edinburg

Bryan A. and Elizabeth A. Grubaugh of Taylorville

Randy Jay Gant of Virden and Lisa M. Gant

Mary E. and Randolph l. Burrus of Pana

 

Terminated: 3/27/15

Tony Lee Riva of Taylorville and Amy Sue Riva of Tovey

Donald Wayne King of Taylorville and Dawn Renee King

Elizabeth and Michael Toberman

 

Criminal Court Cases: 3/17/15

Alexander B Shanks on a pretrial for aggravated battery. Continued to March 24th.

Troy E. Nation on a pre-trial for battery. Case was dismissed.

Sydney M. Miller on appearance with council for consumption of liquor by a minor. Pleaded guilty and demanded trial by jury. Pre-trial set for April 7th at 10am.

Brian M. Hayes on a pre-trial for criminal damage to property. Pre-trial continued to April 7th.

Jarrod W. Dyke on a preliminary hearing. Waived preliminary hearing. Pre-trial scheduled for May 8th at 10am.

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 3/17/15

Elizabeth and Michael Toberman

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Terminated: 3/13/15

John Thomas Lowis and Ashley Nicole Lowis of Morrisonville

Tiffani Amber-Marie Miller and Zachary Thomas Miller of Pana

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 3/6/15

Donald Wayne King of Taylorville and Dawn Renee King

 

Terminated: 3/6/15

Steven L. Pinkerton and Anita E. Pinkerton of Taylorville

Cour Cases: 3/3/15

Tyler D. Smith, 21, of Stonington had his case dismissed of criminal damage to property and criminal trespassing.

Breanne L. True, 32, of Taylorville pleaded guilty to retail theft. She is ordered to pay $517. Pay or appear/Defendant need not appear if current on 06/17/2015 at 9 a.m.

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 3/3/15

Johnathon Heath Hoenig of Kiln, MS and Keri Marie Hoenig of Taylorville

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Cases Filed: 2/27/15

Tony Lee Riva of Taylorville and Amy Sue Riva of Tovey

Michael Jacobs and Ronda Jacobs of Taylorville


Terminated: 2/27/15

Beryle Dean Redding of Taylorville and Maria L. Karmatzis of Moweaqua

Mark S. Petucha and Brenda R. Petucha

Dismissed: 2/27/15

Shane Koches of Taylorville and Susan Koches

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Terminated: 2/19/15

Mary E. Burrus and Randolph L. Burrus of Pana

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

Terminated: 2/19/15

Sandra Swisher of Hillsboro and Darrell Swisher of Pana

Robert Lewis Scott of Pekin and Tammy Lynn Scott of Taylorville 

Court Cases: 2/17/15

Tuesday in court, Regional Radio learned that:

Rodney A. Aten, 37, of Taylorville pleaded guilty today in court to unlawful possession of a controlled substance and sentenced to two years probation. Aten also pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. He was ordered to pay fines and fees of $1,383.  

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

Cases Filed: 2/11/15

Chad E. Harris and Alexander D. Cutler

Terminated:

Geri Lou Gillis of Jacksonville and Bradley Donald Gillis of Mt. Auburn

Thomas Jesse Rutherford of Decatur and Sadie Marie Rutherford of Assumption

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

Cases Filed: 2/9/15

Mark S. Petrucha and Brenda R. Petrucha

Terminated:

Christopher L. Marston of Assumption and Holly L. Marston 

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

Cases Filed: 2/5/15

Damon Joseph Chamness of Kincaid and Jana Alicia Chamness of Taylorville 

Terminated: 2/5/15

Michael B. Rykhus II and Hannah R. Rykhus of Taylorville

Thomas M. Miller and Brandi L. Miller of Taylorville

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

Terminated: 2/2/15

Judy Whitlatch and Leslie Whitlatch of Pana

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

Cases Filed: 1/28/15

Michael W. Martin of Edinburg and Angela D. Martin of Owaneco

Terminated:

Donna A. Wells and Donald L. Wells of Palmer

Michelle R. Patrick Mt. Pulaski and Joshua A. Patrick of Mt. Auburn

Chris Allen Paul of Lakeland and Kelly Lyn Declerck-Paul of Taylorville

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

Terminated: 1/27/15

Donald Mathon and Sherry Mathon of Taylorville

Randall Grafton and Alecia Grafton

 

Court Cases: 1/27/15

In court today, Kristopher M. Swineburne, 26, of Taylorville waived his preliminary hearing, pleaded not guilty, and demanded a trial by jury. He was charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Swineburne’s pretrial is scheduled for March 16th at 10 a. m. and jury trial is scheduled for March 30th at 8:30 a.m.

Tina M. Tirpak, 48, of Taylorville was charged with manufacturing meth back in 2014. If convicted, she can serve up to a minimum of 9 years and a maximum of 40. The state made an offer to Tirpak today, for 10 years and she will have until Friday at 4 p.m. to give an answer. She told the judge she needs to go to drug court and her son, sitting in court, said that as well. He was later removed from the court room. Her pretrial hearing will be continued on Friday (January 30th) at 10 a.m.

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

Cases Filed: 1/26/15

Sarah J. Fisher and David E Fisher of Mt. Auburn

 

Terminated: 

Earl W. Morgan and Scarlet D. Morgan 

 

Court cases: 1/26/15

Rodney A. Aten, 37, of Taylorville pleaded not guilty today in court for possession of a controlled substance. His pretrial hearing is set for February 6th at 10 a. m.

Dwayne E. Garren, 49, of Taylorville had his first appearance in court today. Probable cause was found to detain Garren. He allegedly kicked a woman in the back of the head. When officers arrived to the home, they found a cut on the woman’s head. Bond was set at $5,000 and he is to have no contact with the victim. Garren’s first appearance with a counsel is scheduled for February 24th at 10 a. m. 

 

Court Cases: 1/23/15

Derek Jones was accused of domestic battery. Pretrial set for February 24th at 10 a.m.

James R. Flanigan, 48, of Taylorville was charged with writing a bad check and unauthorized control of someone else's property greater than $150.00. In court today he pleaded not guilty and demanded a trial by jury. Pretrial scheduled for February 26th at 10 a.m.

Court Cases: 1/20/15

Derek Jones was accused of domestic battery. Court case will resume January 22nd at 10 a.m.

Tilur Miller, 21, of Taylorville had bond reduced from $5,000 to $2,000. First appearance scheduled at February 17th at 10 a. m. 

Raymond C. Simmons will have pre-trial continued for January 29th at 10 a. m. 

Michael D. Wicker, 32, of Taylorville was charged with armed robbery with a firearm had his trial date set for April 20th at 8:30 a. m. 

Jeremy Jolly, 32, of Taylorville was charged with a felony possession and use of a weapon. Today in court judge ordered the bond at $200,000.  First appearance with counsel scheduled for 01/22/2015 at 10 a. m. and an emergency protection hearing for February 4th at 1:15 p.m.  Jolly is to have no contact with his wife Jessica and 4 children. 

 

Court Cases: 1/16/15

Dominique A. Wilson, 29, of Taylorville was arrested for aggravated battery. Today in court,he pleaded not guilty and was not able to post bail. A pre-trial is set for February 17th at 10 a.m. The judge ordered Wilson to have no contact with the victim.

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

TERMINATED: 1/15/15

Johnathon Vercoe and Lisa Vercoe

 

DISMISSED: 1/15/15

Chay Anthony and Shelley Anthony

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES

TERMINATED: 1/14/15

Gordon V. Casey Jr. of Harvel and Jamie L. Casey of Morrisonville

David Frost and Mary Hodge-Frost of Taylorville

 

Court Cases 1/13/15

Harry L. Bauereiss, 56, of Buffalo, on a pre-trial appearance for DUI will continue on March 31st, 2015.

Kyle Warren Gates, 21, of Decatur, charged with OUI of alcohol and overloading a motorboat. Those files were dismissed. Gates was charged with careless boat operation, supervision for 1 year, and fined $1,869.50.

Brian P. Jaeger, 25, of Taylorville, on a status hearing for DUI. Sentencing hearing scheduled for February 6th, 2015.

Amy Merrifield, 32, of Pana, charged with DUI any amount of drugs. Fail to appear at court. State granted 14 days to file any amended pleadings. Notice to appear to issue for February 17th, 2015.

Tommy M. Perry II, 37, of Pana, on first appearance for DUI. By agreement, first appearance and status hearing continued to March 10,2015.

Jamie L. Sandstrom, 20, of Springfield, on pre-trial for consumption of liquor/minor. Pre-trial hearing continued to March 31st, 2015.

Brandon J Emery, 24, of Taylorville, on a preliminary hearing for theft. Emery waived the arraignment and pleaded not guilty. Pre-trial hearing scheduled for March 10th,2015 and jury trial scheduled for March 30, 2015.

James R. Greer, 35, of Shelbyville, on an appearance for possession of drug paraphernalia. Greer failed to appear. Notice to appear for January 29, 2015.

Olajuwan Hampton-Jenkins, 25, of Pana, on pre-trial for MFD/DEL Cannabis/10-30 grams. Pre-trial hearing continued for March 10th,2015. Jury trial set for March 30, 2015.

Kenneth D. Hose, 24, of Mt. Auburn, on pre-trial for theft. Hearing will continue on March 10th, 2015. 

Wesley S. Kibodeaux, 33, of Taylorville, on appearance for MFG/DEL 1

Kathleen M. Rowane, 26, of Sorento, on appearance for possession of controlled substance. Preliminary hearing scheduled for January 26th, 2015.

 

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

FILED:

January 12: David Frost and Mary Hodge-Frost of Taylorville

January 12: Stacey Worker of Tower Hill and Curtis Worker of Ina

 

COURT CASES: 1/12/15

Michael E. Durbin, 49, Taylorville, plead guilty to burglary. The remaining counts of damage to property and theft control content were dismissed. Durbin was sentenced to 6 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections followed by 2 years of mandatory supervision. He is ordered to pay fines and fees totaling $530.75.

Harland F. Frohmader,64, Taylorville, plead guilty to burglary and sentenced to three years probation. Frohmader is ordered to pay fines and fees totaling $1,264.25.

Kevin E. Green, 34, Pana, plead guilty of aggravated battery of a peace officer. Green was given a sheriff fee of $633.75.

Denis A. Bilyeu, 59, Pana, on a pre-trial appearance for aggravated DUI. Pre-trial hearing continued to February 13th, 2015.

John S. Brady II, 31,Taylorville, on first appearance for DUI. Brady requests time to speak with the State. First appearance to continue on February 13th, 2015.

 

 

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING DIVORCES:

FILED:

January 8: Krystal Gatton of Taylorville and Joseph Gatton

 

TERMINATED:

January 8: Jeffery Lynn Shanks and Rebeccas Lynn Shanks

 

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