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Leflore County Board of Supervisors

The Board of Supervisors is the governing body of Leflore County. It consists of five members elected by the people every four years. The Board generally meets three times each month at the Court House.

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Leflore County Board of Supervisors
Last Meeting of the Month
Monday, February 26, 2024

Running Time 92 min
First Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 4:11 pm

Chancery Clerk Johnny Gary presented minutes from July to January for board approval.

Tax Assessor Leroy Ware presented various changes to the property tax rolls.

Judge James Littleton presented orders to hire two more staff members at the Juvenile Detention Facility.

A discussion was held regarding proposals for internet service to various county buildings.

Emergency Management Director Fred Randle presented several matters for the board's attention.

Kevin Matthews came before the board to question President Robert Collins's "executive order" appointing Johnny Gary to continue to serve as Chancery Clerk until the special election. A loud argument broke out between board members. Ultimately, the Sheriff escorted Mr. Matthews out of the room. Mr. Collins refused to answer Mr. Abraham's repeated questions about who drew up the executive order, who authorized it to be signed, and whether or not it was even legal.

The Sheriff requested several staff changes and hires for his department.

The county engineer brought several matters before the board, including a proposal from CSpire for service to several locations.

The board went into executive session but no action was taken.