Interview with Russell Stephens

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Identifier

1979 OH 452

Date

10/12/1979

Description

In this interview, Russell Stephens, a Harrison County native, discusses his career as the County Judge and County Judge Executive, a position he was appointed to after the suicide of his predecessor, Judge Carl Nyan. Additional topics include his family history, farming, his satisfaction with the Judicial Referendum changes, Fiscal Court procedures and trends, and the various problems that the county faces, such as financing a new jail or waste management issues. There are also interesting discussions over Revenue Sharing, magistrate profiles and duties, and the various Harrison County industries and services that support the county.

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Title

Interview with Russell Stephens

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Interviewer

Robinson, Norma

Interviewee

Stephens, Russell

Location

Cynthiana, KY

Duration

:46:04

Restrictions

no

XML

1979oh452-stephens.xml

Funding Source

Project Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission

Citation

“Interview with Russell Stephens,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed July 22, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/1339.

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