“Well its officially time. Time to announce I will be throwing my hat in the ring for Lawrence County Judge Executive. I want to work full time on making Lawrence County the best we can be. I know what I can do and together we can make a difference. Thank you all for being so supportive.”I will be announcing my five point plan very soon. A plan that will put priority over politics, a plan that will aim for our children’s future and our time right now. A plan that everyone can get behind and support.
D. Heath Preston’s resume
Lawrence County School board for the last 9 years
Chairman for the last 7 years
Louisa Utility Board for 5 years
Lawrence County Youth League President 7 years
Louisa Little League board
Preston also worked for Congressman Hal Rogers for over 5 years and was his Field Representative for 18 counties including Lawrence. He worked with the Congressman in Washington and Frankfort and still has many connections there.
He also has been businessman for all of his adult life creating new business and in the construction industry.
Preston just helped announce a $9.28 million grant from the state to build a state of the art vocational wing and more at Lawrence County High School.
He has been an advocate for Lawrence County for many years and and wants to put all his time into making Lawrence County the best we can be.”
Preston, a Republican, would challenge current Republican Judge/Executive Phillip Carter in the May 2022 Primary if Carter seeks another term. The books are open for candidates to sign up for positions that will be up for grabs in 2022 including all city and county elected officials.