Regional
10:48 am
Tue February 24, 2004

Governor Fletcher Fills Appointment to Lottery Board

Frankfort,KY – Governor Ernie Fletcher has named retired Judge
J.William Howerton of Paducah to serve on the
Kentucky Lottery Board. Howerton replaces
Tina Conner, who had previously resigned. Conner
became involved in several controversies after she
revealed that she was the former mistress of former
Governor Paul Patton.

Howerton was a Judge on the Kentucky Court of
Appeals from 1976 until 1996.Howerton says he
is honored to have been asked to serve on the
Board.