Board of Supervisors President Orlando Trainer speaks during a Monday evening meeting. Supervisors increased the county road managerâ€™s pay and set an official salary for the newly-hired county administrator. (Photo by Alex Holloway, SDN)
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors granted a pay raise to county Road Manager Victor Collins and officially set County Administrator Emily Garrardâ€™s salary at a Monday evening meeting in the courthouse.
The board voted unanimously to increase Collinsâ€™ salary to $70,000 â€” an idea which board members floated for consideration at the boardâ€™s last meeting on April 7. Collinsâ€™ raise is effective immediately.
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