Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Rex Leath Retires

Rex and wife Cindy

Chief Gary Bowen with Rex and Town Clerk Peggy Wright

A reception was held on July 27, 2015 at Collinsville Public Library to honor retiring Assistant Police Chief Rex Leath.  Rex has a combined 30 years of service to Collinsville and other surrounding communities.  Many past and present co-workers and friends came by to thank Rex for his service.  A shadow box representing his time in law enforcement was given to Rex as a retirement gift.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Councilman Jelks sworn in

Standing left to right:  Councilman David Bowen, Councilman Jeff Chandler, City Clerk Peggy Wright, Councilman Kathy Jelks, Mayor Johnny Traffanstedt, Councilman  Janet Osborn, and Councilman Fred Shankles.

On July 20, 2015 the Town Council of Collinsville welcomed Mrs. Kathy Jelks as it newest council member.  Mrs. Jelks will represent the citizens of district one.  This district seat was held by Mr. Thomas Williams for the last twenty-three years until his recent passing.  City Clerk Peggy Wright administered the Oath of Office at the regular session of the council meeting held on July 20, 2015