Clanton, Hill reappointed at first supervisors’ meeting of new year

Supervisors reappointed Sonny Clanton board attorney and Jenny Hill purchasing clerk at their first meeting of 2018 Tuesday morning.
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Supervisors consider bids for multi-purpose renovation

Calhoun County Supervisors took two bids under advisement last week for the planned expansion of the multi-purpose center in Pittsboro.
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Bobo focused on roads, bridges after election win

Charles Bobo said he was overwhelmed by the outcome of last week’s special election for district one supervisor.
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Supervisors choose auditor; Extension to fill open position

Calhoun County Supervisors selected a company to perform their next audit, agreed to hiring a new employee at the Extension Service, and set holidays for county employees at Monday’s meeting in Pittsboro.
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Absentee voting available next two Saturdays in Pittsboro

The Circuit Clerk’s office in Pittsboro will be open the next two Saturdays, Oct. 28 and Nov. 4, from 8 a.m. until noon for absentee voting in the district one supervisor special election.
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Supervisors considering three proposals for county audit

Calhoun County supervisors took three bids to conduct the county audit for the next two years under advisement last Friday at their meeting in Pittsboro.
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Supervisors will approve term bids earlier than usual

Calhoun County Supervisors agreed Monday to advertise and accept term bids for 2018 earlier than normal in an attempt to circumvent a new law that takes effect in January requiring reverse bidding.
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Town officials, sheriff hold meeting to discuss county jail contract

Mayors, police officers, and town clerks gathered at City Hall in Calhoun City Tuesday morning with Sheriff Greg Pollan and Supervisor Homer Moore to continue discussions toward finding a solution to the required contract from the county on holding inmates from the municipalities at the county jail.
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Five bridges in county closed after failed inspections

The list of closed bridges around Calhoun County has grown to five as inspections by federal and state officials continue to point out deficiencies.
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Supervisors hire circuit clerk to build election database

Supervisors agreed to pay Circuit Clerk Carlton Baker $300 to build the election database for this November’s election rather than contract it out for a lot more money.
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