The Hamlet Police Department is cracking down on abandoned
vehicles and similar violations. Town Marshal Clint Norem told the town council
last week that officers recently issued eight or nine warnings, and all but one
of the individuals have since taken care of the issue.
An agreement to help Starke Hospital
continue serving patients in the event of a disaster was approved by the Knox
School Board last week. Board members approved a memorandum of understanding
allowing Knox Middle School to be used as an alternate
The Culver Town Council members will meet tonight where they will further discuss a request made by the East Shore Corporation to lower the amount the corporation is paying to treat waste from the failed wetland disbursement site in the Culver Wastewater Treatment Facility.
The Town of Hamlet
continues preparing for its next paving project. Town officials hope to
resurface Division Street
from Railroad to Terry streets, with funding from the next round of Community
The end of support for Windows 7 has Pulaski County updating some of its computers. Auditor Laura Wheeler told the county commissioners last week that there are 11 to 15 computers in the county that are still using the operating system.