Volunteer firefighters came to the supervisors work session to protest a rumor that Bunky Partridge,
"What we heard was that the county had contacted Clarence Butler and said that he was going to be replaced with another individual.
"The Volunteer Firemen are the volunteers of this county and they don't want nothing to do with Bunky Partridge," said District 5 supervisor ray Boswell.
Reportedly, the supervisors approached the city and suggested a single emergency management system with a new fulltime director. No decision has been made on the director and as yet, no such agreement has been signed.
Two years ago,
"I don't think the board has made that decision and until the board makes that decision I think you have to be real careful about stirring this stuff up," said Smith.
Supervisor Eddie Harper expressed his opinion about having two separate emergency management operations.
"The way it is set up right now, as far as
The supervisors may meet with the volunteer fire chiefs soon and discuss the possible plan.