Request for second clerk in JP’s office tabled

A request for a budget amendment to allow for hiring a second full-time clerk in the office of Justice of the Peace Jim Alford was tabled until more information about funding the position for the 2018 budget year could be researched.

The number of tickets being processed through the court have doubled prompting the need for additional help. For the rest of this story, see the February 22 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.