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UPDATED April 14, 2014 at 8:45 a.m.

New clerk for Milan

Milan has a new clerk treasurer. The Ripley County Democrat party held a caucus Thursday evening, and unanimously agreed to appoint Alex Poole. Poole, 24, is a Milan resident and registered Democrat.

She was one of six candidates applying for the position. Each candidate was given an opportunity to present themselves to the caucus. Party chair David Chandler said her resume stood out, and she was confident in her presentation. “She is well qualified with her education and brief work background,” he said.

The position became vacant when Dale Holbert resigned last month. He was appointed when elected clerk-treasurer Gladys Moody died in 2012. She had just started her four-year term.

Poole graduated from Milan High School in 2009 and Marian University in 2013 with an accounting and finance degree. She has accounting experience with Poole Group Inc., and most recently worked as a project cost accountant for JJ White Inc.

Poole was sworn in by Ripley County Clerk Mary Ann McCoy on Monday afternoon, making the position effective immediately. She planned to start in her position at the Monday evening Milan Town Board meeting.

Tuesday evening the Ripley County Republican party will caucus to appointerim sheriff. See Thursday Versailles Republican newspaper for details.

UPDATED March 13, 2014 at 10:00 a.m., March 18, 2014 at 9:30 a.m.
March 20, 2014 at 9:45 a.m., March 25, 2014 at 9:40 a.m., April 3, 2014 at 9:30 a.m., April 8, 2014 at 8:45 a.m., April 10, 2014 at 9:15 a.m., April 15, 2014 at 8:45 a.m.

Candidate List

The Candidate List will be published in the Osgood Journal and The Versailles Republican from the date they are received until the Primary Election on May 6.

They will be published in the order they are received. The rate is $125 for all offices. Listings must be paid for when ordered. You can call our office at 812-689-6364 or email with the information and pay by credit card.


Tim Sutton
Ripley County Sheriff

Phillip Morgan

Shelby Township Trustee


Brenda Warren
Center Township Trustee

Jeff Cumberworth
Ripley County Sheriff

Ryan King
Circuit Court Judge

Ric Hertel
Ripley County Prosecuting Attorney

Bill McDonald
State Senate District 43

Robert “Bob” Linville
1st District Commissioner

Mark Schneider
State Senate District 43

Joe Mann
Ripley County Sheriff

Bill Flannery

Ripley County Commissioner District 1

Stan Wiedeman
Ripley County Commissioner District 1

Rob Bradley

Ripley County Sheriff

Wm. “Mike” Kissell
Franklin Township Trustee

Jeffrey French
Ripley County Surveyor

Jeff Sharp
Ripley County Superior Court

Jay Gayheart
Ripley County Commissioner District 1

Chad Pindell
County Council District 3

UPDATED February 13, 2014 at 9:15 a.m.

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We will be running a continuous candidate listing beginning March 13. For only $125 your name along with the office you are running for will appear in the both papers through the Primary Election. In addition, you will receive a free press release along with a photo in one of the newspapers. The press release must be written in third person and submitted to our office along with a photo. Arrangements can be made to have a photo taken in our office.

Call 689-6364 or email us at or stop by our office at 115 S. Washington Street in Versailles and we will be happy to help you with all your political advertising needs. Our office takes all major credit cards.


























































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