UNION CO., Ky. (WFIE) - A Union County High School graduate is set to become commander of a U.S. Navy ship.
Currently, Brett Litchfield is the executive officer of the USS Thomas Hudner.
Family members tell us on Friday he will be named commander.
His family tells us on they are on their way to Florida to witness a change-of-command ceremony happening Friday.
Litchfield enlisted in the Navy in 1990.