District 1: Floyd Bowling, Richard "Zeke" Carrico and Clyde Rowlett.<br /><br /><!-- 1upcrlf2 -->District 2: Mike Gordon, Kerry Graham and Mitchell Perkins.
District 1: Floyd Bowling, Richard "Zeke" Carrico and Clyde Rowlett.

District 2: Mike Gordon, Kerry Graham and Mitchell Perkins.
Magistrate - District 1

Floyd Bowling

Party: Democrat

Age: 67

Address: 228 U.S. 42-W, Carrollton

Contact information: (502) 732-8740

Education: High school diploma and various other construction and business certifications

Current or past employment: 45 years in business

Other relevant experiences for political office: Carroll County Magistrate District 1 since 2007

Family members: Wife of 47 years, Georgia

Memberships: Cove Hill Baptist Church, Masonic Lodge member for 38 years; Chamber member; and Kentucky Magistrates & Commissioners Association



Richard "Zeke" Carrico

Party: Democrat

Age: 41

Address: 553 Greens Bottom Rd., Carrollton

Contact information: (502) 732-5037

Education: 1991 graduate of Carroll County High School; Carroll County Vocational School welding; University of Texas and University of Maryland; some college for criminal justice; American Motorcycle Institute certified Harley Davidson mechanic

Current or past employment: North American Stainless, 10 years in maintenance

Other relevant experiences for political office: Served in U.S. Marines from 1992-1996

Family members: Wife, Tami

Memberships: American Legion Post 41 and past commander of the American Legion Honor Guard



Clyde Rowlett

Party: Democrat

Age: 54

Address: 936 E. Prong Locust Rd., Milton

Contact information: (502) 732-0121; email, crowlett65@hughes.net

Education: Carroll County High School

Current or past employment: Kentucky Utilities

Other relevant experiences for political office: None listed

Family members: Christy Rowlett, Tabitha Rowlett, Darrell Rowlett, Kyle Wright, Amanda Rowlett Mertz and five grandchildren

Memberships: Calvary Full Gospel Church and Westside Volunteer Fire Department, chief




Magistrate - District 2

William Arvin

Party: Democrat

Address: 802 Kelly St., Carrollton

Attempts to contact candidate William Arvin were unsuccessful. No additional information was available.



Mike Gordon

Party: Democrat

Age: 67

Address: 1002 Highland Avenue, Carrollton

Contact information: (502) 732-5851, email, mbgato@twc.com

Education: Carroll County High School graduate; completed management courses at Wittenberg University; completed courses at Texas A&M University on Industrial and Municipal fire fighting; also a private pilot

Current or past employment: Retired from ATOFINA Chemicals, Inc., after 36 years in various management positions

Other relevant experiences for political office: Currently serving 28+ years on the Carrollton City Council, life-long resident of Carroll County, living in District 2 for the past 36 years. I would use my experience both as a City Councilman and a retired industry person to benefit the citizens of Carroll County. I've worked with budgets and understand the importance of knowing what your sources of income for local government are and what expenses must be paid. I feel I have the qualifications for the position and can devote full time to represent the citizens of Carroll County.  I am patient and understanding of the citizens' needs.  I pride myself on following up on questions asked by the voters. I feel my track record in city government; my experience in working with people in industry, and being understanding of the citizens needs has earned the trust of the voters.

Family members: Wife, Diane; daughter, Valerie; two grandsons

Memberships: First Baptist Church of Carrollton, serving as a trustee; current member of the Local Emergency Planning Commission and the Carrollton Board of Adjustment; past member of the Carrollton Planning/Zoning Commission and Design Review Board; also served on the Carroll County Community Development Corporation Board of Directors, the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Private Industry Council of Northern Kentucky, Northern Kentucky Area Development District Board of Directors; past president of the Carrollton Rotary Club



Kerry Graham

Party: Democrat

Age: 52

Address: 1606 Highland Avenue, Carrollton

Contact information: Information not provided

Education: Carroll County High School graduate; and Carroll County Vocational School

Current or past employment: Dow Corning Corporation for 24 years, currently the team leader of the Integrity department

Other relevant experiences for political office: Served four years on the Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Rules; was recently reappointed by the governor to serve another four-year term.

Family members: Wife of 34 years, Sandy Carter Graham

Memberships: Carroll County Vocational Technical School welding advisory committee; National Board; Kentucky Boiler Section; American Welding Society; Global Groups Silicone Technology; ASME-PVP Pressure Vessels and Piping Division; International Welding Technologist; Mechanical Integrity for PSM; Pressure Vessel & Heat Exchanger Quality Assurance & Welding; Welders Association; Welding Managers and Welding Solutions.



Mitchell Perkins

Party: Democrat

Age: 62

Address: 911 Seminary St., Carrollton

Contact information: (502) 525-0107; email, mperk4.0@gmail.com

Education: 14 years education

Current or past employment: 12 years department manager for Carroll County Fiscal Court; previously police officer with Kentucky State Parks and Disabled Veterans Outreach Program Counselor assisting veterans and employers with training and jobs

Other relevant experiences for political office: Will only serve one term (Can accomplish a lot more when you don't worry about re-election); have worked with employers and can help bring jobs to Carroll County; have worked with all departments of county government and have a good grasp of what the personnel and material responsibilities and needs of the departments; doesn't have a wish list of "I want this or that" without a clue as to the over all effect on your TAX DOLLARS and other necessary expenses. We can't have everything! We must take care of folks without being goofy!

Family members: Wife, Patty; daughter, Rachel; two step sons, Brent Graves and Brian Graves; step daughter, Jaimie Giradena; 9 step grandchildren.

Memberships: Member of Disabled American Veterans; chairman of Carroll County Democrat Executive Committee




Magistrate - District 3

Mark Bates

Party: Democrat

Age: 52

Address: 1651 Dividing Ridge Rd., Sanders

Contact information: Cell, (502) 525-1176; home, (502) 347-0317; email, batesacres@yahoo.com or markbates@twc.com

Education: Carroll County High School graduate; University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics

Current or past employment: Current, Milton Water Department supervisor, four years; previous, Arkema Chemical operator for 30 years

Other relevant experiences for political office: Carroll County Magistrate District 3 for 11 years; past Ghent Fire Board member; 500 hours of continuing education with the Department of Local Government

Family members: Wife, Carol Brock Bates; four children; 10 grandchildren

Memberships: Worthville Baptist Church, Carroll County Cattlemen's Association, past president; Carrollton F&M Lodge 134; Carroll County Extension Council



Bobby Noble

Party: Democrat

Age: 59

Address: 4531 KY 47, Ghent

Contact information: (502) 347-0366

Education: Carroll County High School graduate

Current or past employment: Retired from Carroll County Water District with experience in construction; part-time farmer; 10 years of industry experience

Other relevant experiences for political office: Experience with the years I served with the Carroll County Water District

Family members: Children, Gloria, Jason, Jennifer and Jessica; and six grandchildren, Mariah, Wyatt, Mallory, Will, Addyson and Bryson

Memberships: Member of Gallatin County Fire, Wind and Lightning Insurance Co. Board of Directors