Bradshaw To Retire

Loudon County purchasing agent, Leo Bradshaw will be retiring on June 30th. At Monday's commission meeting, commissioners affirmed the appointment of Joan Lovelace to fill the position. She will begin training with Bradshaw in about ten days. Bradshaw says he is ready for a little rest and relaxation.

Lovelace, who was one of nine applicants for the job, is currently the secretary for the Loudon County School Board and administration. Pryor to coming to work for the Loudon County School Board, she served as the purchasing agent for the Monroe County school board.

Ms. Lovelace will take full charge of the purchasing office on July 1st.