Harrison County Sheriff-elect Shain Stephens, having secured the necessary insurance bonding required of elected officials, will be appointed to his post this Thursday evening by Harrison County Judge-Executive Alex Barnett.
The Harrison County Historical Society announced the final deadline for submission of family histories to the Harrison County Family History Book at no charge is Monday, Sept. 15.
More than 65 family histories have been received so far for the book with more than 70 percent coming from the area. Many stories and orders have also come from other states including Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and California.
Books will sell for $54.95 plus $3.30 Kentucky sales tax. They are sold on a pre-sale basis only.