Two locals were presented with Certificates of Commendation during the event. Claxton Police Officer Gene McKinnon and Evans County Firefighter Tracy Beasley were presented the certificates by CPD Chief Dale Kirkland and ECFD Chief Andy Sikes.
Lieutenant Chris Moser was named Claxton Police Department’s (CPD) Officer of the Year and Karla Brown was named Communications Officer (dispatcher) of the Year for 2019, during the department’s second annual awards banquet held Friday night.
The cities of Claxton, Hagan and Bellville have released details about this year’s Halloween activities.
As previously reported, Claxton Mayor Terry Branch and City Council members are considering an ordinance mandating the use of masks or face coverings in public during the COVID-19 outbreak.
The main topic of discussion at Monday night’s Claxton City Council meeting was the possibility of a mask mandate.