"Honest Bill from Olive Hill." Home of Gov. William Jason Fields, 34th
Governor of Kentucky, 1923-27. He promoted Kentucky's first grant of Federal aid for road
construction, consolidation of schools, teacher-training colleges at Murray and Morehead.
Member U.S. Congress, 1911-23, Commonwealth Attorney, 1932-33. Born 1874 and died 1954 in
Carter County. Buried Olive Hill.