The month of July was positive for vehicle titles in HenryCounty.  Clerk of Courts Connie Schnitkey reports there were 631 total vehicle titles issued last month.   That’s higher than figures for July of 2012 or ’13, when about 600 titles were processes in HenryCounty.


New car titles were about steady with last year, at 30 for the month.   New truck titles actually declined a bit, from 15 to 12.     And there were fewer RV and motorcycle titles issued in July, falling from 18 to 7 in the monthly comparison.   The big jump was in used vehicle titles, which climbed by about 40 units.              There were also 44 watercraft titles issued in July, compared with 38 for this time last year.


There was a huge increase in cases filed in Henry County Common Pleas Court last month.   50 new cases were opened in July, compared with 28 for that month a year ago.


There were also 12 U.S. passport applications filed in HenryCounty for July; a slight decrease from a year ago.