County Ramps up Collection of Unpaid Fines - Articles

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Posted by: Brittany Sims on May 29, 2013

The Obion County Budget Committee approved Circuit Court Clerk Harry Johnson’s request for the addition of a collection person to the court’s staff for a trial period of one year, NWTN Today reports. The increased focus comes on the heels of what Circuit Judge William B. Acree called an “unfortunate” situation -- the alleged misappropriation of funds and subsequent dismissal of a Westate probation officer who worked part-time with Drug Court.