Div. I, Judge Jay Wethington

Aug. 28 session

Final sentencing

• Brandon Earl Stewart, 34, of Beaver Dam, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance; tampering with physical evidence; possession of drug paraphernalia; operating on a suspended or revoked license; possession of marijuana and failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance. He was sentenced to one year in prison.

• Michael Dewayne Padgett, 27, of Paintsville, pleaded guilty to two counts of retaliating against a participant in the legal process and was sentenced to three years in prison. A charge of first-degree persistent felony offender was dismissed.

• James Alexander Hawn, 24, of the 2300 block of Crescent Hill Court, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth); first-degree possession of a controlled substance (heroin); first-degree possession of a controlled substance (LSD); first-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified); tampering with physical evidence; theft of identity of another and possession of marijuana. He was sentenced to two years in prison.

Aug. 29 session

Final sentencing

• Billie Sue Combs, 50, of the 3700 block of Cobblestone Court, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance and tampering with physical evidence. She was sentenced to one year in prison, probated two years.

• Mark Anthony Collins, 45, of Hawesville, pleaded guilty to three counts of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument. He was sentenced to four years in prison, probated three years, and must pay $350 in restitution.

Aug. 30 session

Final sentencing

• David Wayne Crochet, 37, of Hardinsburg, pleaded guilty to first-degree bail jumping. He was sentenced to one year in prison.

• Michael Todd Payne, 49, of the 6900 block of Macedonia Road, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth) and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was sentenced to one year in prison, probated two years.

Div. II, Judge Joe Castlen

Aug. 28 session

Final sentencing

• Melissa K. Adams, 51, of Lewisburg, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of first-degree trafficking a controlled substance (meth). She was sentenced to five years in prison, probated two years.

• Peter L. Williams, 45, of the 900 block of Pennbrooke Avenue, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance; possession of drug paraphernalia; possession of marijuana and giving false identifying information. He was sentenced to one year in prison.

Aug. 29 session

Final sentencing

• Joshua Carlis Hillard, 36, of the 2000 block of East 20th Street, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of receiving stolen property valued at less than $10,000; first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth); theft of a motor vehicle registration plate; giving false identifying information; receiving stolen property valued at less than $10,000; four counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was sentenced to three years in prison, probated two years.

• Kenneth Eugene Wallen, 36, of the 700 block of Hall Street, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (meth); an amended charge of first-degree possession of a controlled substance; two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia; first-degree criminal trespass and first-degree possession of a controlled substance. He was sentenced to seven years in prison, probated two years.

• Matthew Stan Perryman, 41, of the 4400 block of Countryside Drive, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance and second-degree burglary. He was sentenced to six years in prison and must pay $1,000 in restitution.

• Kendall A. McKnight, 21, of the 8800 block of U.S. 431, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance and operating on a suspended/revoked license. McKnight was sentenced to one year in prison, probated two years.

Diversion

• Stephanie Annmari Phillips, 34, of the 500 block of Boothfield Road, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and theft by unlawful taking valued at less than $500. She was sentenced to one year in prison, diverted two years, and must pay $61 in restitution.

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