THURSDAY, APRIL 8, 1991 AT 3:30 PM


PRESENT:                      Chairman Joe Smith

                                    Commissioner Robert H. “Bob” Boyne

                                    Commissioner William E. Dismer

                                    Commissioner Jack Hardman

                                    Commissioner W. Harold Pate

Commissioner E. C. Tillman



ABSENT:                        Vice Chairman Karen Moore



ALSO PRESENT:             Administrator Charles T. Stewart

                                    County Attorney Gary Moore



Opening Ceremony.


Chairman Smith opened the meeting with the invocation, followed by pledge of allegiance to the flag.


Additional Assistant Public Defender Services Authorized.


            A motion was made by Commissioner Boyne and seconded by Commissioner Tillman authorizing Public Defender Ernest Gilbert to retain the services of a local attorney to assist in handling please for the remainder of the 1990-91 fiscal year at a cost not to exceed $2,250.00, with the funds to come from either the Public Defender’s budget of the Discretionary Fund.

            Unanimously adopted.


            Mr. Gilbert was directed to present his request for an additional Investigator to the Finance Committee at their next meeting, which would be held during the coming week.


Tax Deed Collection.


            On behalf of Commissioner Moore, Chairman Smith assigned Tax Deed Collection Procedures to the Finance Committee for review and possible recommendation for modification.


Regular Meeting Adjourned – Executive Meeting Called.


            A motion was made by Commissioner Boyne and seconded by Commissioner Hardman to adjourn the Regular Meeting and go into Executive Session for the purpose of receiving update on pending litigation from County Attorney Gary Moore.

Unanimously adopted.




                                    BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS






Joe Smith, Chairman

Attested to and

Prepared by:



Martha D. Tyre

Deputy Clerk