Society to host reception for Fisher

CLINTON — The Clinton County Historical Society will host a reception for James Fisher Jr. next week.

The event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the society, 601 S. First St.

Fisher is a graduate of Clinton High School and the University of Iowa. For the past 30 years, he has been writing books, with one of his memoirs of the 1940s written as a novel "In the Shadow of the Courthouse."

He will soon publish a book "Devlin," a psychological novel. Several of Fisher's books will be one sale during the event, with proceeds going to the historical society. Light refreshments will be served.