MCLEAN CO., Ky. (WFIE) - County officials tell us the Governor has appointed Ed West as the temporary Judge Executive.
West tells us he was notified by Governor Matt Bevin on Tuesday. West says he is “honored and humbled” to be appointed.
He will be sworn in Thursday.
Former Judge Executive Mike Burden resigned in April. Since then, Magistrate Matt Hayden has been filling in.
West will serve until the November election.