McCracken County Clerk to retire, cites health issues


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. - McCracken County Clerk Jeff Jerrell says he will retire before his term ends.

Jerrell, who made the announcement Thursday night, says he is retiring due to health issues. He has not yet set a retirement date.

When Jerrell retires, the Judge-Executive is required to appoint an interim clerk until a new clerk takes office in 2015.