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Commissioners Court seeks applicants for County Treasurer

April 1, 2013 by Randy Keck

From the Parker County Judge's Office

Parker County Commissioners Court met Monday to establish their procedures for filling the vacancy in the position of Parker County Treasurer.

Those interested in being considered must submit a resume by email to the following address: treasurerresume@gmail.com.

Resumes must be emailed to the designated email address. Do not send resumes to individual members of Commissioners Court.

A person wanting to be considered must be a Parker County resident and must be eligible by state law to serve in an elected position. In addition the person appointed must be bondable at a bond amount determined by Commissioners Court as set by statute.

The deadline for submitting resumes is noon on Friday, April 12.

The county treasurer is the chief custodian of all county funds. The treasurer is also responsible for disbursing county funds as directed by Commissioners Court consistent with the law.

In this capacity, he or she maintains records of all deposits and withdrawals and reconciles all bank statements, thus assuring their accuracy and the safety of county funds. The county treasurer, who may be designated as the county’s investment officer, is required to submit regular reports to the Commissioners Court about the county finances.

Upon appointment the county treasurer must successfully complete an introductory course of instruction in the performance of the duties of county treasurer. After completion of the first year of office, a county treasurer must successfully complete in each 12 month period at least 20 hours of continuing education in the performance of the duties of county treasurer.

In addition, Treasurers must meet the education requirements of the Public Funds Investment Act found in Government Code 2256.008.

For more information on the job duties of Treasurer, visit the Parker County Treasurers page on the Parker County web site at www.co.parker.tx.us. Click on the Treasurer link under county offices to get to the treasurer’s page.

Again resumes must be submitted to treasurerresume@gmail.com no later than noon on Friday, April 12.

The person appointed by Commissioners Court to fill the vacancy will serve until the results of the November, 2014 General Election are canvassed by Commissioners Court.

Sports Calendar

Wednesday, September 17

  • Aledo Middle School JHG, JHB at Lipan Meet, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 18

  • AHS JV at Crowley, 4:00 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Hall, Weatherford 9th grade center

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Harvest Christian Academy, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 19

  • AHS Varsity Boys Black at Bart Granger Memorial, Pecan Valley GC through Sept. 20

  • AHS at Cleburne;
    Varsity, 5:30 p.m.;
    JV, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV vs. CHANT - Christian Homeschool Athletes of North Texas at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Harvest Christian Academy at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 20

  • Aledo Middle School, A Team Tournament at Weatherford Hall, times TBD

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Keller Central 9th grade Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Marcus II Invitational, Westlake Park in Hickory Creek, Texas 75065, 7:30 a.m.

Monday, September 22

  • Week of Sept. 22, Aledo Middle School at Burleson Hughes

Tuesday, September 23

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

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