Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communications Office
Governor Fletcher Appoints Wayne County Magistrate

Press Release Date:  Wednesday, August 15, 2007  
Contact Information:  Jodi Whitaker

Jerry Sloan to serve remainder of current term

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has appointed Jerry R. Sloan, of Monticello, as magistrate for the 1st District of Wayne County.

Sloan is a farmer who previously served as Wayne County’s 1st District Magistrate.  He is a member of the local Masonic Lodge and Lions Club and Mount Zion Baptist Church.  He is a graduate of Wayne County High School and is married to Cynthia R. Sloan.

The 1st District magistrate office has been vacant since the death of Glen Parmley in July.  Sloan will serve the remainder of the term in accordance with the provisions of Section 152 of the Kentucky Constitution.