J.D. Dowell was nominated as associate commissioner for District 2 by the Daviess County Republican Committee at a meeting held June 13. Joe Griffin is the alternate.
The nomination will be forwarded to Gov. Jay Nixon who will appoint a replacement for County Commissioner Danny Heldenbrand who died May 31.
The Democrats will hold their meeting at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 17, on the third floor of the Daviess