County to fill vacancies

Boone County Commissioners made decisions on advertising to fill vacant county positions during its meeting Monday, Dec. 13.
The county will be advertising the County Sheriff’s position the next two weeks as required by state law. This post is vacant due to the recent death of Sheriff Dave Spiegel. Denny Johnson, former chief deputy, is serving as acting County Sheriff.
Candidates interested in serving the remaining year of the County Sheriff’s term must apply by Jan. 24, 2014. The successful applicant would start the position Feb. 1, 2014. Commissioners plan to select the successful applicant at their Jan. 27 meeting.
Advertising is also being placed for a new Region 44 Emergency Manager. Boone, Nance and Merrick counties are advertising this position. Applications must be filed by Jan. 31, 2014 with the Nance County Clerk.
Details in the Jan. 15 Albion News and Petersburg Press Print and E-Editions.