Archive: Nov 2018

Laura White-Brown Elected First Female Mayor of Morehead

Challenger Laura White-Brown defeated incumbent Jim Tom Trent 717-679 on Tuesday, November 6, to become Morehead’s first female mayor. “Congratulations to Mayor-Elect Laura White-Brown for running a tremendous race and working extremely hard to win this election,” said Mayor Trent. “I pledge my full support to her during the transition period over the next couple of months.” Please read the story in the Morehead News for more details here. Read More

City “Pushes In” Brand New “Tower 1” Ladder Truck

Morehead Fire Chief Jeff Anderson came to brand new Mayor Jim Tom Trent and City Council in January, 2015 and requested that the City started thinking about getting a new ladder truck. Fast forward to Monday evening, October 8th, and, following the monthly City Council meeting, the Chief’s wish came true as he watched with pride as his volunteer fire fighters, Mayor Trent and City Council, “pushed in” the truck to its spot in Morehead Fire Station 1 for the first time. The brand new $1.2 million dollar truck, built by the Sutphan Fire Truck Company in Ohio, is state… Read More