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Public record for 10/3/12 edition

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Editor’s Note: This information is taken from open court records and is a matter of public record. The listings are complete. The newspaper, as a matter of fairness, will not honor requests to omit any listing.  
For information on this column or questions, call 236-5178, ext. 213.

District Court

These sentences were recorded in July in the Galax General District Court office, Galax. Sentences may be appealed:
Justin Payne Evans of Sparta, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Keith Daniel Helton of Galax, guilty of two counts of  public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $81 costs on each.
John Clifford Ketterman of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Ricky Thomas McKenzie of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Robert Wayne Ross of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $81 costs.
Randy Gale Towler of Fries, guilty of dumping trash on a highway or private property; pay $250 fine and $20 costs.
Tristan James Hood of Galax, guilty of shoplifting/alter merchandise of less than $200; sentenced to 90 days in jail, 80 are suspended; unsupervised probation for one year; pay $250 fine and $211 costs.
Ryan Harley May of Dugspur, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Tracy S. Stoneman of Galax, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 90 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for one year; pay $250 fine and $211 costs.
Darryl Wayne Bowman of Lowgap, N.C., guilty of petit larceny of less than $200, not from a person; sentenced to one year in jail, suspended; supervised probation for six months; pay $536 costs.
Ami M. Farris of Hillsville, guilty of bad check; sentenced to one year in jail, suspended; supervised probation for six months; pay $526 costs.
Edward Chris of Galax, guilty of discharging a firearm within the city limits; sentenced to 180 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for one year; pay $250 fine and $211 costs.
Tiffany Bryson Jennings of Galax, guilty of abusive language to another; pay $50 fine and $126 costs.
Ronald Vance Slater of Galax, guilty of two counts of trespassing after forbidden; sentenced to 90 days in jail, 80 are suspended; unsupervised probation for one year; pay $250 fine and $201 costs.
Nathaniel J. Wilder of Woodlawn, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; supervised probation for one year; pay $201 costs.
Nathaniel J. Wilder of Woodlawn, guilty of DWI, second offense; sentenced to 90 days in jail, 70 are suspended; supervised probation for one year; operator’s license suspended three years; pay $500 fine and $351 costs; attend VASAP.
April Dawn Edwards of Fries, guilty of failure to sterilize animal; pay $150 fine and $91 costs.
Jason Lee Hill of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Steven Shane Patrick of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $81 costs.
Joel Caldera Galvan of Galax, guilty of DWI, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; supervised probation for one year; pay $250 fine and $301 costs; attend VASAP.
Kevin James Goin of Galax, guilty of possession of a controlled substance; sentenced to 60 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for one year; driver’s license restricted six months; pay $250 fine and $286 costs.
Kevin James Goin of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $20 costs.
Laura Elizabeth Haskin of Galax, guilty of annoying ringing of phone; pay $200 fine and $116 costs.
Jerry Dennis Hunter of Floyd, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $81 costs; supervised probation for six months.
Yolanda Aranda Lopez of Galax, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 90 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for one year; pay $350 fine and $81 costs.
Steven Shane Patrick of Cedar Bluff, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, 28 are suspended; pay $100 fine and $211 costs.
Matthew Alexander Quarles of Mouth of Wilson, guilty of two counts of shoplifting/alter merchandise less than $200; sentenced to 30 days in jail on each, 28 are suspended on one and 25 are suspended on the other; supervised probation for six months and unsupervised probation for one year; pay $250 fine and $201 costs on each.
Ronald Vance Slater of Galax, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; supervised probation for one year; pay $250 fine and $201 costs.
Damon Keith Taylor of Ivanhoe, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, 28 are suspended; supervised probation for six months; pay $100 fine and $211 costs.
Richard Brent Turner of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Meleico Moreno Urbine of Galax, guilty of DWI, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; supervised probation for one year; operator’s license suspended one year; pay $250 fine and $311 costs; attend VASAP.
Tina Leigh Baumgardner of Woodlawn, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, 28 are suspended; pay $536 costs.
Donald Ray Caldwell of Galax, guilty of disorderly conduct; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; pay $211 costs.
Donald Ray Caldwell of Galax, guilty of interdicted person possessing alcohol; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; pay $140 costs.
Dustin Grey Goad of Mount Airy, N.C., guilty of shoplifting/alter merchandise of less than $200; sentenced to 30 days in jail, 28 are suspended; pay $100 fine and $201 costs.
Daniel Dean Reece of Statesville, N.C., guilty of trespassing after forbidden; pay $100 fine and $201 costs.
Wilfredo Rafael Torres of Morganton, N.C., guilty of possession of a controlled substance; operator’s license suspended six months; pay $20 costs.
Brittany Balser of Galax, guilty of possession/distribution of controlled drug paraphernalia; pay $50 fine and $81 costs.
Brittany Balser of Galax, guilty of possession of marijuana; operator’s license suspended six months; pay $100 fine and $166 costs.
Dallas Lee Billips of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $20 costs.
Sherry Y. Blankenship of Phelps, Ky., guilty of possession of marijuana; operator’s license suspended six months; pay $100 fine and $191 costs.
Sherry Y. Blankenship of Phelps, Ky., guilty of selling drug paraphernalia; pay $50 fine and $20 costs.
David Wayne Hawkins of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $81 costs.
Richard E. Martin of Richmond, guilty of drinking alcohol in public; pay $50 fine and $116 costs.
Synthia L. Wilson of Galax, guilty of possession/distribution of controlled drug paraphernalia; pay $50 fine and $116 costs.
Christopher Bobbitt of Galax, guilty of violation of leash law; pay $100 fine and $116 costs.
Rosalind Hogan Gibson of Galax, guilty of possession of marijuana; operator’s license suspended six months; pay $100 fine and $105 costs.
Penny Michelle Triplett of Hillsville, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $20 costs.
Penny Michelle Triplett of Hillsville, guilty of abusive language to another; pay $100 fine and $20 costs.