Jefferson Council Discusses Tourism, Police Budgets

By BOB PALMER, Jimplecute Editor Jefferson aldermen tweaked the police department budget and discussed tourism department expenses at a called meeting last week. Council members and those in the audience lamented Tourism Director Kevin Godfrey was not present for the exchange. Mayor Bubba Haggard said that he had alerted Godfrey to the meeting. Godfrey, responding… Read More Jefferson Council Discusses Tourism, Police Budgets

Mayor, Council Not Rushing to Replace City Administrator

By BOB PALMER Jimplecute Editor Although almost a month has passed since Jefferson aldermen terminated City Administrator Kevin Huckabee, effective Sept. 21, the city has yet to advertise for a replacement. Both Mayor Bubba Haggard and Mayor Pro-Tem Victor Perot do not expect Jefferson to begin a search for a Huckabee replacement in the near… Read More Mayor, Council Not Rushing to Replace City Administrator

Council Meeting Thursday Could Decide Huckabee’s Fate

Posted:  Monday 9/3/18 Updated: Wednesday 9/5/18 By BOB PALMER Jimplecute Editor The agenda for a Jefferson City Council meeting Thursday includes an executive session dealing with the city administrator’s contract as well as complaints and grievances with possible action to follow in open session. At the council’s last meeting, aldermen said they intended to take… Read More Council Meeting Thursday Could Decide Huckabee’s Fate