Jefferson County Commission President Julie Berry said the county will be working with a state archivist to set up a task force to help with the document restoration process. Some documents and artifacts were saved, but a majority were ruined or damaged, including marriage documents, deeds and death certificates.
Thursday, May 21, 2009
Update: Jefferson County Courthouse Fire
A Louisville TV station has this story about the fire last night at the courthouse in Madison, Indiana. It includes a bleak assessment of the damage the fire caused: