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BUSINESS SERVICES

stewart stump removal cardStump Removal and Grinding: Call James Stewart at (318) 243-1009 or (318) 768-2554 for your stump removal and grinding needs. Free Estimates! 

 

 

JOB OPENING

First Baptist Church  – Jonesboro: Actively searching to fill the position of secretary. The job will require approximately 4-5 hours per day (M-F). Applicant needs to be proficient in general reception duties, Office 365, and basic financial record keeping. A good rapport with people and a teachable spirit are required. Resumes can be mailed to 500 S Cooper Ave, Jonesboro, or emailed to office@fbcjonesboro.net. You may also call the church office at (318) 259-4467 for more information.

FOR SALE

jh bookBook – “100-year history of JHHS football”  Comprehensive year-by-year description of the first 100 years (1919-2019) of JHHS football. Includes categorial individual and team top ten rankings. Perfect Christmas gift for that family member or friend who would enjoy remembering their “glory days”. The cost is $25.00 per book plus $3.00 for shipping and handling. To order call (318) 480-1206. 

 

commerative plateCommemorative Plates – Beautifully etched china plates commemorating Jonesboro-Hodge High School and Jackson Parish. To order contact Wilda Smith at (318) 426-6511 or Barbara Johnson at (318) 450-5561.

 

PUBLIC NOTICES

Village of Chatham Council Meeting Minutes
December 13, 2022

The Chatham council met at its regular call meeting on Tuesday, December 13, 2022, at 6 pm with the following members present Mayor Gregory Harris, Councilmembers Laverne Mixon, Toni Malone, and Sue Proffer. Councilmember Mike Wilson was absent. The meeting was called to order by Mayor Harris with a pledge led by Toni Malone and prayer offered by Mayor Harris.
Sue Ann Proffer motioned, and Laverne Mixon seconded and was accepted by all to approve the minutes as read of the regular meeting held on November 15, 2022.
Toni Malone motioned, and Laverne Mixon seconded and was accepted by all to approve to pay the monthly bills.
Toni Malone motioned, and Sue Proffer seconded to adopt Ordinance 2022-04 changing municipality from town to village. The Ordinance was passed with the following vote: Laverne Mixon – yes, Toni Malone – yes, and Sue Proffer – yes.
Sue Proffer motioned, and Toni Malone seconded to adopt Ordinance 2022-05 rezoning of lots on application by Jared Flynn. The Ordinance was passed with the following vote: Laverne Mixon – yes, Toni Malone – yes, and Sue Proffer – yes.
Toni Malone motioned, and Laverne Mixon seconded and was accepted by all of Mayor Harris’ appointment of Paula Ackley to the council to fill the vacancy left by the passing of Councilman Marvin Davis.
Toni Malone motioned, and Laverne Mixon seconded and was accepted by all the pass Resolution 2022- 21, the calling of a special election for councilmember and for the election to be held in conjunction with the gubernatorial election to be held in the fall of 2023 and related matters.
Toni Malone motioned, and Sue Proffer seconded and was accepted by all the accepted the financial statements as presented.
Toni Malone motioned, and Sue Proffer seconded and was accepted by all to adjourn meeting.

Jackson Parish Library Board Regular Board Meeting Minutes
December 2, 2022

The Jackson Parish Library Board of Control met on Friday, December 2, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. at the Jonesboro Branch of the Jackson Parish Library for the regular monthly board meeting. The meeting was called to order by Mrs. Massey, Board President. Members present: Mrs. Essmeier, Mrs. Cooper, Mrs. Standley, Mrs. Jenkins, and Mrs. Massey. Also present were Floyd Knox and Judy Robertson. Members absent: Mrs. Nunn, Mrs. Tew, and Mr. Chatham
Mrs. Standley led the invocation.
There were no public comments so the Board proceeded with the proposed agenda.
Mrs. Cooper made the motion to approve the minutes for the October 25, 2022, regular board meeting.
Mrs. Jenkins seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
Mrs. Jenkins made the motion to accept the October financial reports. Mrs. Cooper seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
Mrs. Standley made the motion to accept the October statistical reports. Mrs. Jenkins seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
Mrs. Jenkins made the motion to confirm November 24, 2022, as the end of Pam Steven’s probationary period. Mrs. Cooper seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
Mrs. Cooper made the motion to confirm December 15, 2022, as the end of Lyndsey Matherne’s probationary period. Mrs. Jenkins seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
The Director updated the Board on current projects.
The Director presented the board with a change order from Triad Builders to remove one of the trees for the library park project. Mrs. Massey made the motion to accept the change order from Triad Builders of Ruston for $3,000. Mrs. Essmeier seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
A review of the park by the Fire Marshal has resulted in a change to the area of the “Happy to Chat” bench. This area has been redesigned to be flat without stairs. The official change order will be ready in a few days and is expected to provide a credit for the total project cost. Mrs. Essmeier made the motion to authorize the Director to approve the upcoming change order that results in the project costing less than before. Mrs. Standley seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
The Director presented the board with an amended 2022 budget and 2023 budget. Mrs. Standley made the motion to adopt the amended 2022 budget and 2023 budget as presented. Mrs. Jenkins seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
Mrs. Jenkins made the motion to cancel the meeting scheduled for December 19. The next meeting will be on January 17, 2023. Mrs. Cooper seconded. All yes. Motion carried.
Mrs. Cooper made the motion to adjourn the meeting. Mrs. Jenkins seconded. All yes. Motion carried.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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