Herb Brookshire

Delta County
7:43 am
Thu September 18, 2014

County drops taxes fourth year in row

Credit Cindy Roller / Cooper Review

For the fourth year in a row Delta County has successfully dropped taxes. The maintenance and operation rate is 0.600938 and road and bridge is 0.163361 for a total of 0.764299. Last year’s total rate was 0.784299.

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Economic Development
7:59 am
Fri July 20, 2012

Delta County Works to Bring Back Economic Development Corporation

Derrell London addressing the EDC steering committee on July 12
Jim Butler Cooper Review

COOPER - Funding and loan guarantee problems led to the dissolve of previous economic development corporations. Now a committee is refocusing efforts to bring more business to the community.

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Severe Weather
7:39 am
Fri April 6, 2012

More than 150 crowded courthouse basement during storms

Delta County Courthouse

COOPER - Delta County authorities are praising the response of its staff and citizens during Tuesday’s storms. 

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Delta County
7:01 am
Fri March 16, 2012

Commissioners address security cameras, tax office

COOPER - The possible merger of their tax appraisal office and new security cameras continue to be issues in Delta County.

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Surveillance
6:39 am
Thu March 1, 2012

Security Cameras cause uproar in Delta County

Delta County Sheriff Gerald Teague explains the monitoring hub for the security cameras that are located in the Courthouse and Jail.
Photo by Cindy Roller

COOPER - Despite not being an issue on the Commissioners Court agenda, security cameras continue to be a hot button topic for those in the Delta County Courthouse. 

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Delta County
6:12 am
Thu January 26, 2012

Security issues spark public input

COOPER - Delta County Commissioners Court entertained a full house as the agenda item involving the placement of security cameras spurred long discussion at Monday morning’s meeting at the Delta County Courthouse. 

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