Volume 51, Number 33

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, August 14, 2014

Garrett named EMA Director at Commission meeting

The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session on April 17, 2012. Present and presiding was the Honorable Johnie Neal, Chairman and Robert Lee, Clerk of the Court. Court was called to order at 6:00 p.m. by Clerk Lee who turned the meeting over to Chairman Neal. The invocation was given by Johnie Neal. The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag was given by all. All commissioners were present.
The following is action taken at that meeting:
•Approved a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Lowell Winningham to approve the agenda as amended. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Colan Huddlston and seconded by Becky Matheny to approve the minutes from the March 19, 2012 County Court Meeting. All ayes. motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Kenny Tompkins and seconded by Daniel Masiongale to approve Notary Renewal: Brenda Polston and Brenda D.Cross. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Lowell Winningham to approve March 2012 Monthly Reports for County General Fund, Debt service Fund, General Purpose School Fund, cafeteria Fund and Solid Waste Fund, as presented by Johnie Neal, County Executive. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Kenny Tompkins to approve Free Dump Day at the Pickett County Landfill in conjunction with the Great American Clean-up and Keep Pickett County Beautiful for May 12, 2012 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This is for households only. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Joe Harden and seconded by Terry Manis to approve Volunteer Fire Department 1st Quarter Report for 2012. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Lana Rossi to approve Garry Garrett as EMA Director. All ayes, except Tony Beaty, Darrell Garrett and Lowell Winningham who passed. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Tony Beaty and seconded by Daniel Masiongale to approve County General Budget Amendment #5 for FY2011/ 2012, as presented by Johnie Neal, County Executive. All ayes, except Eddie Holt who voted nay. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Eddie Holt to approve to release Trustee, Jennifer Anderson of taxes to Clerk and Master Sue Whited, as presented to Johnie Neal, County Executive. All ayes. Motion carried.
At this time in the meeting, Eddie Holt left.
•Approved a motion by Becky Matheny and seconded by Lowell Winningham to reject all bids for the mowing of Pickett County Government properties and rebid the mowing and weed eating for Pickett County Government properties to include the Pickett County Welcome Center and Old Home Place at the Welcome Center. The sealed bids must be turned in to the Pickett County Executive's office by May 18, 2012 by 2:00 p.m. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Becky Matheny to adjourn until the next scheduled regular County Court meeting on May 21, 2012 in the community room of the Pickett County Library without roll call.


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