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Section A: General News


Salaries nearly half of county’s budget


Salaries nearly half of county’s budget
The top five Wilson County salaries are (l-r) Richard L. “Dickie” Jackson, county judge; Daynah Fallwell, county attorney; John Holcombe, information technology director; Tom Dupnick, county auditor; and Ricky R. Morales, Precinct 3 commissioner.


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Wilson County News
December 2, 2015
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Of the nearly $12.8 million in anticipated expenditures that comprise Wilson County’s 2015-16 general- fund budget, salaries account for more than 46 percent.  . . .

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Franklin  
Floresville  
July 19 at 4:45pm
 
And i believe the supplements are being calculated wrong in the story. IE: Daynah Fallwell,State supplement: $23,333.33, I think thats the portion the state pays,not in edition to her salary.I could be wrong, but i believe thats... More ›

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
July 19 at 4:07pm
 
I did find out that the Phone reimbursement is for the year, and that has staff included. So $50 per person, per month. Thats not exorbitant. Some county officials are called at all hours of the day and night and while traveling... More ›

 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
July 19 at 4:01pm
 
WOW. What in the world do they do for those salaries. Where do we find their education, hours worked each week , what they do each day. Do they even work full time. Someone really needs to investigate this .

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
July 19 at 3:16pm
 
NO elected position should have a retention bonus , period. don't run if u don't want the responsibility.

 
Mr. Tibbs  
Floresville  
July 19 at 3:14pm
 
almost 5000.00 in phone reimbursement why ? cell companies areoffering unlimited talk and text to reg folks,, local govts surely get much better deals.. also are these phone bills totaling 1200.00 ??? why not have the county... More ›

 
Concerned Voter  
Floresville  
July 19 at 12:13pm
 
Another good article on our county salaries

 
brite eyes  
flotown  
December 8, 2015 1:09pm
 
This is what happens when you get to vote your own raises. Starts here and goes all the way up.

 
GEEZER  
LA VERNIA  
December 8, 2015 12:25pm
 
Great investigative reporting, Mr. Gibbs, Jr.. All the time you spent filing an open records request was wasted. The entire basis for your "unbiased" article is found on the Wilson County website under "Financial... More ›

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
December 7, 2015 8:44am
 
$1200 for a phone reimbursement????!!!! Home many freaking phones is that? WTH?

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
December 7, 2015 7:58am
 
Where is the Wilson County TEA Party? Maybe at Jacks eating breakfast...4th would blame this on Obama if she read it.

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