Stafford Resigns From Office

During the recent Jackson County Commission meeting, a vote was taken to accept Amanda Ward Stafford’s resignation. All commissioners present voted to accept her resignation.

A recent state audit found discrepancies in the County Clerk’s office. There was a cash storage of $36,086.24. The clerk failed to properly document changes and deletions to receipts. The office also did not deposit funds within three days of collection, duties were not segregated adequately and the office did not review its software audit log.

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1 Comment

  1. diana l pooler on May 26, 2020 at 9:43 pm

    so what happens to the shortage of $36,086.24.? who repays that ?

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