CIRCUIT COURTROOM FILLED TO CAPACITY AS KENT KEEN IS NAMED THE NEW BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF PDF Print
Tuesday, 06 August 2013 06:27

A historic day in Barren County yesterday as County judge executive Davie Greer made the following announcement in a packed Barren Circuit Courtroom.

 

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Kent Keen, with over 20 years of law enforcement experience, most of it with the Glasgow Police Department, was named Sheriff of Barren County.  Judge Greer had the task of naming a replacement to finish the term of Former Sheriff Chris Eaton who resigned effective July 31st….

 

Judge Greer feels good about her selection…

 

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And Sheriff Kent Keen was gracious in his acceptance of the position…

 

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Following the announcement Judge Phil Patton swore Keen in to the office.

 

This is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week- Today we are patting on the back the “Unseen First Responders”. Beverly Harbison and employees- Julie Greer, April Dunbar, Dennis Hatcher, Laura Lee Williams, Amy Houchin, Colleen Hamilton, Schelly Vance, Pan Lyons, Jim Spears, Lisa Shirley, Teresa Bull, Alison Burton, Matthew Vaughn, Bill Ekhardt, Bill Shoopman, Kathy Tyree, Joe Perry, Joann Eaton.

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