Rockwall prisoner agreement, approved

A one-year inter-local agreement to house prisoners for Rockwall County was approved along with new policies and procedures for local county employees and officers at the final meeting of the Franklin County Commissioners Court for 2018.

The agreement with Rockwall County was approved as presented with Franklin County to receive $45 per prisoner per day for housing each prisoner. For more about this and other action taken by the Court, see the January 3 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.