Darren Doyle, story and photos
Fiscal Court was held in the Edmonson County Courthouse on Monday, May 9, 2016. Several county offices gave updated reports to the court.
In new business, the court approved:
EC Chamber and Tourism Director Rhonda Clemmons reported on the recent positive feedback received from "ChamberTalk" on D93's Tony Rose Morning Show with the Edmonson Voice. The monthly radio segment on the popular radio program featured Bank of Edmonson County and WRECC last week. She said the Chamber was very pleased with the coverage provided by WDNS and the Edmonson Voice.
She also discussed the EC Tourism's First Annual Photo Contest in partnership with the Edmonson Voice that launched today. Edmonson Voice readers can submit their photos promoting Edmonson County for upcoming promotional materials with a chance to win prize money. Readers will also choose a first, second, and third place winners. The Edmonson Voice had already received a dozen entries before this morning's meeting.
The court took a short break then opened preliminary discussions for the proposed county budget for the next fiscal year.
The next Fiscal Court meeting is scheduled to be held on Monday, May 23, 2016.