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Published Court appearances reflect the daily 10:00 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard that day. Christian County Resident Judge Paisley from the fourth Judicial Circuit presided over the following cases, which were heard November 16, 2023.
Derrick L. Covington, 22CF66. (aggravated driving while going twenty-one miles over the speed limit/ served 168 days in jail with credit for 84 and 30 days of home confinement, serving eighteen months of probation; Driving on a suspended license/ dismissed by motion of the state.) The defendant appeared by notice for a petition to revoke hearing. The petition to revoke hearing has been rescheduled for January 18, 2024.
James G. Tirpak, Jr. 22CF80. (Criminal sexual assault of a family member who is under the age of eighteen.) Pre-trial was continued to January 11, 2024.
Robert A. Stivers, 16CF42. (Aggravated battery of a victim thirteen years of age or younger causing a permanent disability/ guilty, merged with other offense; two counts of murder with a strong probability that killing or injuring the victim was known/ one count dismissed by the state, Serving fifty years in the department of corrections and has credit for 769 days served.) There was a status hearing on a petition and matters have been extended to January 18, 2024.
Jahquel D. Pearsall, 23CF18. (Burglary/ charge amended or reduced; burglary without causing damage.) Pre-trial has been continued to December 21, 2023
Jeremy T. Stark, 22CF201. (Two counts for aggravated battery in a public place; criminal damage in an amount ranging between $10K-$100k.) A status hearing on a treatment court referral has been scheduled for December 21, 2023.
The following marriages have been recorded with the Christian County Clerk’s Office:
Roger Lee Stokes Iii, Pana and Haylee Michelle Shrake, Pana.
Gary Jason Gesell, Kincaid and Shananne Lea Brown, Kincaid.
Kevin Vincent Childers, Taylorville and Lashey Calynn Workman, Taylorville.
Elizabeth Ann Rahar, Taylorville and Sarah Clayton – Taylorville.
Jimmy Dwayne Harris, Assumption and Crystal Lee Davis, Assumption.
Jordan Alexander Martin, Stonington and Maddison Lynn Wilsono, Stonington.
Justin Lee Stark, Pana and Danielle Nichole Budds, Pana.
Jesse David Sigrist, Pana and Skylar Justine Maron, Pana.
Jace Elliot Ruddock, Taylorville and Ellery Jayne Orr, Taylorville.
Tyler Ray Austin, Morrisonville and Carley Raeann Funderburk, Morrisonville.
Andrew Ryan Mullins, Taylorville and Chelsey Elizabeth Ann Davis, Taylorville.
Matthew Christopher Tucker, Taylorville and Alexis Brianne Stickel, Taylorville.
Nash Taylor Thomas Stoltz, Vandalia and Alvina Rose Helton, Vandalia.
Trenton Tanner Shuff, Shelbyville and Kaycee Lee Robinson, Shelbyville.
Samantha Lynn Challans, Ramsey and Daniel Patrick Litton, Ramsey.
Robert Dietriek Burke, Taylorville and Rebecca Ann Ittenbach, Taylorville.