THANK YOU — Jefferson County Board Chairman Cliff Lindemann, RIGHT, presents a certificate of appreciation to outgoing Vice Chairman Randy Edwards for his years of service on the Jefferson County Board. Edwards served on the board from Dec. 1, 2012 to Nov. 30, 2022 and decided to not seek reelection for another term. Lindemann also had a certificate for James M. Wilemon for his time on the board as well as a proclamation declaring Nov. 30 as “Connie Simmons Day” in recognition of Connie Simmons’ years of service as Jefferson County Clerk.

MOUNT VERNON — The Jefferson County Board approved several items regarding the Jefferson County Engineer’s contract and salary during Monday’s meeting.