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Judge / Executive
Judge Executive
John Sims Jr.

100 Court Square
Flemingsburg, KY 41041
John Sims Jr.

Judge Sims is a graduate of Fleming Co. High School and Maysville Community College where he received a degree in business. After college he returned to his family business to run the day to day operations. In 2010 Sims ran for Fleming Co. Magistrate and was successful in winning the seat. He served of the Fleming Co. Fiscal Court for 6 years before resigning to become State Representative starting in Jan of 2017. He did not seek re-election for State Representative in 2020. In 2022 Judge Sims ran for Fleming County Judge Executive and was successful.

John and his family are members of the Flemingsburg Christian Church where he serves as Elder. He has served as Chairman of the CASA Board for Fleming, Mason, and Bracken Counties, Board member for the Fleming County/Flemingsburg Chamber of Commerce, member of the Flemingsburg and Ewing Volunteer Fire Departments, Lions Club, Fleming Masonic Lodge 112, past board member of the Kentucky Magistrates and Commissioner Association, and graduated from the NACO/Cambridge County Leadership Program in Washington DC.

In his free time, John enjoys spending time with his family, golf, scuba diving and flying.

John is married to his wife Jenny and they have 3 daughters Sophia 18, Isabella 16 and Ava 11.


County Treasurer
County Treasurer Miranda Utterback

Miranda Utterback is the Treasurer of Fleming County. She is a lifelong resident of Fleming County. If you would like to contact Miranda you may do so by email at or by phone at (606)845-1834.

Finance Officer
County Coroner Tammy Gray

Tammy Conley Gray is the County Finance Officer and Fiscal Court Clerk. She is a lifelong resident of Fleming County and has worked for the county since February 2007. If you need to contact Tammy you can do so by email at or call (606)845-8801.

Administrative Assistant
Administrative Assistant Madonna McElfresh

Madonna McElfresh is the Administrative Assistant to the Judge/Executive. Prior to working for the fiscal court she was a teacher for 22 years. She is a lifelong resident of Fleming County. If you need to contact Madonna you can do so by email at or call (606) 845-8801.
Contact Information
Fleming County
Fiscal Court

100 Court Square
Flemingsburg, KY 41041

Phone: (606) 845-8801
Fax: (606) 845-1312

Office Hours
8:30am - 4:30pm E.S.T.
Monday - Friday
Closed all State Holidays

County Judge / Executive
- (606) 845-8801
County Attorney
- (606) 845-0014
County Clerk
- (606) 845-8461
County Coroner
- (606) 845-3511
County Jailer
- (606) 748-2748
County Surveyor
- (606) 748-4432
Emergency Management
- (606) 845-1419
- (606) 845-1401
Road Department
- (606) 845-1871
- (606) 845-4701
911 Center
- (606) 845-2121
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