UNION CO., KY (WFIE) - Governor Matt Bevin has appointed a new Union County Judge-Executive.
We've learned Adam R O'Nan from Sturgis will fill the seat.
This comes after Jody Jenkins died late last month.
According to a release from the governor's office, O'Nan is a farmer and the owner of Verlies Restaurant in Morganfield.
O'Nan will serve as Judge-Executive until the November 2018 midterm election.
He is one of seven candidates running for the seat in the upcoming election.