Interview with Floyd Hooks

  • Identifier1980 OH 274
  • Date6/2/1980
  • InterviewerWhitt, A. L.
  • IntervieweeHooks, Floyd
  • DescriptionFloyd Hooks, a Lyon County native, discusses his terms as County Judge and Judge Executive in this interview. Interview topics include discussions over his former teachers, how he dealt with juveniles, the powers of the Fiscal Court, and his typical job duties. He also commments extensively on the county's ambulance and recreation services, the benefits of local river traffic, and the county's recent economic and population growth.
  • LocationSmithland, KY
  • Duration:49:13
  • Restrictionsno
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives Crabbe Library Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions rights and permission to publish.
  • Funding SourceProject Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


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