County appoints new EMA coordinator

A new EMA coordinator and updates at the care center were discussed at the Jan. 6 Randolph County Board of Commissioners meeting.

Appointed as the new Randolph County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) coordinator was Lynn Thies.

Commissioner Marc Kiehna noted that he has known Thies for many years and highly recommended him for the position. He added that Thies has lots of relevant experience with his many years as serving as police chief in Steeleville.

For more from the commissioners meeting, please see this week’s print edition.