Carrollton Council

Over 10,000 Signatures Collected on Petition for Hospital

By Donna Bain
Staff Writer

The Carrollton Town Council meeting was held October 7, 2022. Councilman Phillip Trull and Councilman Sherman Mayhew were not in attendance. The meeting began with an invocation and the Pledge of Allegiance. The council voted to approve the minutes with a motion from Councilman Chuck McDaniel and a second from Councilman Freddie Lowe. The council then voted to pay the town’s bills with a motion from Councilman Lowe and a second from Councilman McDaniel.

Mayor Walker gives thanks to Town of Gordo

Mayor Walker

By Felicity Holman
Staff Writer

CARROLLTON- The Carrollton City Council meeting took place on August 4, 2022. The meeting was called to order by Mayor Mickey Walker. The council approved the minutes of the last meeting and the bills.

Updates given to the council began with the DRA and CDBG-CV grants. Mayor Walker confirmed that bids have opened and are currently in negotiations. With no further discussion, the council motioned to approve the negotiations.

City of Carrollton to Hold Several Events in May

Council discusses events in May for town.

By Donna Bain
Staff Writer

CARROLLTON-The Carrolton City Council meeting was held May 5, 2022. The meeting began with a prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance. Councilman Freddie Lowe and Council- woman Terisa Robbins were not in attendance.

The minutes were approved on a motion from Councilman Chuck McDaniel and a second from Councilman Phillip Trull. The council approved to pay the city’s bills with a motion from Councilman Trull and a second from Councilman McDaniel.

City of Carrollton Receives Grant for Volunteer Fire Department

Carrollton Council metting April 7, 2022

By Donna Bain
Staff Writer

CARROLLTON-The Carrollton City Council meeting was held April 7, 2022. Mayor Mickey Walker was not in atten-dance. Mayor Pro Tem Freddie Lowe called the meeting to order. After the invocation and the Pledge of Allegiance, the minutes were approved with a motion from Councilman Chuck McDaniel and a second from Councilwoman Terisa Robbins. Councilman Phillip Trull then made a motion to approve paying the city’s bills, and there was a second by Councilman Sherman Mayhew. The motion was approved.

Carrollton City Council Votes to Keep Vendors out of City Limits during Farmer’s Market Days and Festivals

Jessica Perrigin, New City Clerk

By Donna Bain
Staff Writer

CARROLLTON- The Carrollton City Council meeting was held March 3, 2022. The meeting was called to order by Mayor Mickey Walker. All council members were present. After the Invocation and the Pledge of Allegiance, the minutes were approved on a motion by Council- man Freddie Lowe and a second by Councilman Phillip Trull.

Carrollton Council: Aiming to improve the community

By Lindsey Turner, Correspondent

The Carrollton City Council met on Thursday, May 2nd to discuss several items on their agenda. Mayor Mickey Walker opened the meeting in prayer. The first order of business that Walker brought up to the committee was to appoint a member to the Board of Equalization.

Ultimately, the council decided to appoint David Stokes.

Carrollton Council: City Hall renovations almost complete

By BRIAN HAMILTON, Editor

The April 4th Carrollton City Council meeting was held at the Carrollton Police Department rather than city hall, due to unfinished remodeling at the normal meeting place.

Mayor Mickey Walker mentioned that the renovations to the Carrollton City Hall were almost complete, with everything set to go except some work on the windows. Walker said he fully expects the staff to be moved back into City Hall by the upcoming May council meeting.

Mayor: ‘Fuel tax could be good thing for Carrollton’

By BRIAN HAMILTON, Editor

The Carrollton council began on Thursday, March 7th by discussing a surplus of an old 1-ton pickup truck. Mayor Mickey Walker said he would like for the city to either trade or sell the pickup. Walker said there was also a surplus on an old Army fifth-wheel truck that the council needed to make a motion to trade or sell.