Nechvatal may be out as Econ. Developer


     The joint Pickens County and Jasper economic development advisory council voted last Wednesday to relieve Gerry Nechvatal as economic developer. Nechvatal also serves as the Chamber president and will continue in that role.

  However, it was unclear whether this economic council has the authority to have the final say. Some council members say they believe so, but commission chair Rob Jones, who sits on the council, said he isn’t sure.

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