Leaking School Roofs to Cost $3.8 Million

Monroe County TN News Publication About The Buzz
Leaking School Roofs to Cost $3.8 Million Madisonville Primary, Vonore Middle, Madisonville Intermediate As Monroe County continues to climb out of its massive school construction debt, members of the Board of Education caught a broadside during a special workshop on Thursday, learning that leaks, deteriorating shingles, and rotting wood were plaguing at least three of the newer schools’ roofs in the county. The price tag to fix: $3.8 […]
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Sheriff Honors Three Deputies

Monroe COunty Tennessee News Publication TN Sheriff Honors Deputies
Officers of the Month Monroe County Sheriff Tommy Jones II on Monday presented three night shift deputies with certificates recognizing each one as “Officer of the Month” for October. The distinction went to Josh Woods, Billy Carson, and Chris Moses. With the certificate came a $25 gift certificate to the Olive Garden. Jones said Woods had been selected for […]
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Jones Unanimous Selection for Sheriff

County Commission Makes Final Decision The special called session of the Monroe County Commission to select a permanent sheriff of the county – at least for the coming 20 months – was a quick nine-minute affair that began at 7 p.m. on Tuesday evening. And with a unanimous commission vote, acting sheriff Tommy Jones II became […]
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White Scheduled to Swear In Tonight

Randy White Monroe County TN Swearing In
Gudger Bill Taking Oath of Office as Well Two candidates who were elected to office in the August 7 general election are set to  take the oath of office this evening. Scheduled to appear before Judge Carroll Ross at 6 p.m. are Sheriff-elect Randy White  and County Commissioner Gudger Bill Bivins. The ceremony will take place in the old […]
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