JPs asked to consider how they choose waterworks board members

March 22, 2017 The Sharp County Quorum Court appointed Darrell Kehrli and Anne Verkler to the Cherokee Village Waterworks Facilities Board of Sharp County in another short meeting on March 13. But questions were raised about appointing elected officials from Cherokee Village the next time the appointments come around. “Where did those names come from?” asked Peter Martin, a resident of Cherokee Village. “How does … Continue reading JPs asked to consider how they choose waterworks board members

Highland Council votes to make Rebel Drive a two way street

March 22, 2017 Rebel Drive is now a two-way street 24/7 after a vote by the Highland City Council to end the one-hour, one-way traffic in the mornings on school days. The Highland City Council voted 7-0 to remove the ordinance at its March 14 meeting at the City Hall. Mary Jo Clark, council woman for Ward 1, Position 1, was absent due to a … Continue reading Highland Council votes to make Rebel Drive a two way street

School Board Members honored during Highland meeting

February 6, 2017 January was School Board Recognition Month and the High-land Schools Board of Education was present-ed with gifts and cer-tificates at their Jan. 31 meeting. The meeting itself turned out a full house, with many people standing as there was not enough seats for everyone. Some of the youngest students at High-land Schools worked hard to make each school board member something special. … Continue reading School Board Members honored during Highland meeting