Local races spark fierce primaries
05/07/2010 11:31 AM
The big trio of Northern Kentucky counties all have hotly-contested GOP primaries for judge-executive. Magistrate races in Oldham County have been magnets for controversy, including connections to an alleged Kentucky Derby ticket racket. And several counties in southern Kentucky boast ballots with more than 100 candidates vying for local offices.
Watch for updates May 18 for how those battles for county courthouse positions end up.
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