MORE DETIALS FROM THE BOND COUNTY BOARD MEETING
During the most recent Bond County Board Meeting, the board decided on salaries for some for the county officials. It was decided that the position of circuit clerk will receive a $1,200 raise every year for the next four years, and the county coroner will receive an additional $200 per year for the next three years. The board also voted to even out the pay each board member receives to $6,570 dollars per year. The chairperson's salary will stay the same at $7,470. All votes on pay schedules and raises were unanimous.
The board also approved the liquor license for Tundren Inc. Bond County Board Chairperson Jill Franks said the recycling committee held it's first meeting recently and a lot of good ideas were brought up. Franks said the committee has plans to meet at the courthouse on the 4th Tuesday of each month.
GERALD TURLEY AWARD RECEPTION
This year’s Gerald Turley Award reception is Thursday night at Mabry’s in Greenville. This year’s honoree is Roger Riedemann. The reception will start at 6:30 and is free to attend. The Chamber of Commerce is asking those that can, to make a donation to help offset the cost of the event.
NORMA GOLDSMITH MEMORIAL DEDICATED
The Bond County Historical Society will hold a ceremony on Saturday, May 17th, at 11:30 am, to dedicate a memorial to Norma Goldsmith. The ceremony will be at the Hoiles-Davis Museum at Fourth and Winter Streets in Greenville and everyone is invited.