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Marion Commission approves
raise in deputy starting pay

From the March 17, 2021 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   The Marion County Commission approved an increase in the starting salary for deputies in their recently regular monthly meeting.
   The raise had been requested by Sheriff Derrell Neal, who said it was needed in order to be competitive in the area and to keep good deputies on staff.
   "We are losing deputies," said Sheriff Neal. "We ...
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