Hughbanks selected as County Sheriff PDF Print E-mail

Kenny Hughbanks, chairman of the Scott County Republican Party, was selected to serve as Sheriff in a Republican Party caucus conducted Thursday evening, April 12, at the Mid-American Science Park in Scottsburg.


Hughbanks won the caucus by an 11-4 vote over applicants that included Rick Julian and Deputy Jac Sanders, both Republican Primary candidates, Deputy Joe Guarneri and Jeff LaMaster. Above, the new Sheriff is sworn in by his wife, Lyndi, after the caucus.

Sheriff Hughbanks will serve in the office until December 31. Democrat and Republican primaries on May 8 will determine those parties’ fall nominees for the job, who will be on the ballot this November in the General Election.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 07:01