Fiscal court holds call meeting

Posted February 12, 2020 at 12:53 pm

Clinton Fiscal Court held what is beginning to be a usual “special call” monthly meeting last Tuesday afternoon, February 4. All court members were on hand for the approximate 10-minute session.

Clinton County Clerk Nathan Collins first presented the fiscal court with a check for $5,160.38 in excess fees from his past year’s account, which the court voted unanimously to accept.

The court then unanimously agreed to pay two claims and bills, both related to jail staff mandatory training through the Kentucky Jailers Association.

There was only one transfer to be approved this month, a $15,000 cash transfer for payroll from the Occupational Fund account to the Jail Fund checking account, which was approved on a

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    On the night of January 29, Ms. Christine Parrigin, an elderly lady residing in the Snow Community, had walked away from her home. Approximately two hours after the notification had been distributed, Ms. Parrigin was found on the mountain behind her home.

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    Chase Stines opened up the game with a field goal at the 6:16 mark for

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    Midway through the first quarter, Clinton County was down by two points, 7-5, when Blake Melton hit a three pointer to lift the Dawgs up

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    * Shyanne Parrigin: The alleged offense of theft by unlawful taking or disposition.

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    All court members were present for the meeting.

    The passage

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    The court first received the monthly treasurer’s report, voted to pay claims and bills and approved, on a separate motion, fund transfers from the Occupation Fund to the jail in the amount of $20,000 and $40,000 from the Occupation Tax to the ambulance service for payroll.

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