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Entries for June 2012

Joe Blue Named Jailer of the Year

Posted by on Friday, June 29, 2012 in Association News | Comments (0)
Joe Blue Named Jailer of the Year
Hopkins County Jailer Joe Blue was named Jailer of the Year during the Kentucky Jailers Association recently completed summer conference in Northern Kentucky. "I am humbled to be nominated and selected as Jailer of the Year," Blue said during the June 27 conference banquet. Hopkins County Judge-executive Donnie Carroll told The Madisonville Messenger that Blue's inmate community service program saves cities and the county thousands of dollars a year. Carroll said inma...
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New KJA Board Members selected

Posted by Ed Prindle on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 in Association News | Comments (0)
Please find below a list of the 2012-2013 KJA Board Members.  The results of the election were read out loud during lunch today.     PRESIDENT:  Mike Simpson, Oldham County (2012 - 2014)   SERGEANT AT ARMS:  Roger Ford, Marshall County (2012 - 2014)   BOARD OF DIRECTORS:   (note:  The President pursuant to the new bylaws adopted last night must appoint a jailer, no life safety jailer ran for the board. The appointment does not hav...
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KJA Conference Jail Honor Guard at Red's Game

Posted by Ed Prindle on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Association News | Comments (0)
In conjunction with the KJA trip to the Cincinnati Red's Game, the Boone County Jail Honor Guard presented the colors at Great American Ballpark.
The Bowling Green Daily News has published a story on how early release programs are financially impacting county jails.    
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2012 KJA Board of Directors Sample Ballot

Posted by Ed Prindle on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 in Association News | Comments (0)
2012 KJA Board of Directors Sample Ballot. Election voting machine will be in the first floor lobby outside of the vending area on Wednesday from 10 am until noon. Click here for Sample Ballot
Northern Kentucky has much to offer out-of-town visitors. With the KJA Summer Conference coming up June 25-28 in Northern Kentucky, check out what the region has to offer when it comes to attractions, activities, dining, nightlife and more by logging on the Northern Kentucky Convention and Visitors Bureau Web site, www.northernkentuckycvb.com.