Volume 51, Number 38

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, September 18, 2014

Pickett County Commissioners appoint Library Board members

The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session April 15, 2013. Present and presiding was the Honorable Lana Rossi, Chairman and Robert Lee, Clerk of the Court. All commissioners were present except for Kenny Tompkins was absent. The following is action taken at that meeting:
Johnie Neal to address the Court.
•Approved a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Becky Matheny to approve the agenda as amended. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Becky Matheny and seconded by Tony Beaty to approve the minutes of the March 18, 2013 county court meting. All ayes, except for Eddie Holt voted nay. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Darrell Garrett to approve new Notary: Nikki T. Groce. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Daniel Masiongale to approve Monthly Reports for March 2013, FY 12/13 for County General Fund, Debt Service Fund and Solid Waste Fund as presented by Johnie Neal, County Executive. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Becky Matheny to approve FY 2012/2013 Budget Amendment #8, as presented by Johnie Neal, County Executive, to replace engine in ambulance. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Darrell Garrett and seconded by Joe Harden to correct Roll Call vote on closing Convenience Center at Taylor's Crossroads - Barnes Ridge, #15C meeting of March 18, 2013. Nay votes should have been: Darrell Garrett, Edward Holt and Kenny Tompkins. All other commissioners voted aye. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Becky Matheny and seconded by Darrell Garrett to approve to open Convenience Center at Taylor's Crossroads - Barnes Ridge from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Saturday, instead of having an hourly employee on site, to be staffed by existing landfill employees. This is to be a temporary operation until the next county commissioners meeting on May 20, 2013, while researching legal obligations for the grant that provided the funds for the convenience center. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Tony Beaty to release Jennifer Anderson, Pickett County Trustee of the following taxes as presented. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Passed a motion by Tony Beaty and seconded by Darrell Garrett to appoint Debbie Garrett to Pickett County Library Board for a 3 year term. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Approved a motion by Eddie Holt and seconded by Becky Matheny to appoint Lois Pierce to Regional Library Board for a 3 year term. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Carried a motion by Colan Huddleston and seconded by Eddie Holt to renew board members Delilah Gibson, Rhuveda Cross and Richard Pierce for a 3 year term. All ayes. Motion carried.
•Other Business
a) Discuss cardboard at Landfill
b) Discuss County Audit Committee
c) Discuss Track Loader at Landfill
•Carried a motion by Becky Matheny and seconded Colan Huddleston to adjourn until the next regular county court meeting on May 20, 2013 at 6 p.m. in the community room of the Pickett County Library, without roll call.

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