Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communications Office
Governor Ernie Fletcher Appoints Bath County Property Valuation Administrator

Press Release Date:  Thursday, April 19, 2007  
Contact Information:  Jodi Whitaker

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has appointed Howard David Stone, of Owingsville, as the property valuation administrator for Bath County.

Stone is an associate real estate broker for Caswell Prewitt Realty, Inc. in Mt. Sterling and an apprentice auctioneer.  He received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Morehead State University and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Kentucky.  He is a member of the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors, the Kentucky Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors.

The office of property valuation administrator was left vacant following the death of Paul Goodpaster earlier this year.  Stone will serve the remainder of the current term in accordance with the provisions of Section 152 of the Kentucky Constitution.