Former McMahan Fire Chief Indicted

By Rick Howlett A federal grand jury in Louisville has returned a 20 count indictment against former McMahan Fire Chief Paul Barth, charging him with mail fraud, wire fraud and money laundering. The indictment alleges that Barth embezzled and laundered about $218,000 intended for the WHAS Crusade for Children, of which Barth was board chairman, […]

McMahan Fire Chief Suspended

McMahan Fire Chief Paul Barth has been supended without pay. The Courier-Journal reports that the board of the McMahan Fire Protection District also voted Tuesday night to hire an accountant to review documents that may show mismanagement of funds. A hearing related to Barth’s status with the department has been scheduled for December 7. The […]