IDA has short regular meeting

Posted August 27, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The Clinton County Industrial Development Authority held a brief regular meeting Thursday, August 14 at the IDA-Welcome Center with all seven members, as well as legal counsel Terran Helm and former IDA Chairman Rick Mercader, on hand for the less than half-hour session.

After voting to pay claims and bills and approving the CCIDA expenditure report, a motion was made by Board Member Keith McWhorter to enter into closed session to discuss personnel.

After only about 10 minutes in executive session, the board returned to open session but took no action.

Because several members were not going to be available to meet in October, the board’s regular meeting month, they voted to hold a call meeting instead on Wednesday, September 10 at 11 a.m., with the board’s next regular meeting not being slated before

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    NEWS office holiday hours

    Posted August 27, 2014 at 2:07 pm

    The Clinton County News office will be closed Friday, August 29 through Monday, September 1 for the Labor Day holiday and will re-open on Tuesday, September 2 at 8 a.m.

    Relay for Life 2015 getting an early organizing effort

    Posted August 20, 2014 at 2:42 pm

    Albany and Clinton County is a small, close-knit community, but also one that tends to have a higher cancer rate than most populations of its size. Almost everyone in the county is touched, either directly or indirectly, by the disease that causes several deaths locally each

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    Non-partisan races total 14 hopefuls

    Posted August 20, 2014 at 2:42 pm

    Filing for some non-partisan races in the city and some precincts within two board of education boundaries came to a close at the end of the work day last Tuesday, August 14.

    When all was said and done, only 14 total candidates

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    It’s fall – play ball!

    Posted August 20, 2014 at 2:41 pm

    The start of every new school year is always an exciting time for a small community like ours – the thoughts of new classes, new friends and new experiences.

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    Buses back on the road . . .

    Posted August 13, 2014 at 1:33 pm

    Morning traffic was busier this week than it had been for awhile, with the start of the 2014-15 school year. Local drivers are reminded to be aware of the school traffic, including the presence of school buses

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