Bailiff dismissal ramps up talk on sheriff’s race

Lots of talk in the county along with several days of social media postings on the dismissal of court bailiff Jimmy Howery on the day a letter by him endorsing county sheriff candidate Doug Weddle appeared in The Floyd Press. This brought commentary pro and con on Facebook groups that focus on Floyd along with […]

Deputy Dalton retiring to focus on ministry

Floyd County Sheriff’s Department Chief Investigator Jeff Dalton is retiring next year to devote full-time to his other career as minister at Slate Mountain Church. Dalton announced his retirement on Facebook Thursday night. “Feb. 2, 1982, I started out on a journey that never in my wildest dreams would become a career in Law Enforcement,” […]