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David Laxton Named Police Chief for Town of Oliver Springs

The Town Council of Oliver Springs, after some 20 minutes of discussion, decided to stay within the police department ranks and hire one of their own as the new police chief. The council unanimously approved the hiring of 16-year employee and now former Captain with the force, David Laxton, as the new chief. Alderman James …

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Oliver Springs Mayor Relieves Police Chief of his Duties

According to the Oliver Springs City Attorney, Tom McFarland, the Oliver Springs Police Chief Kenneth Morgan apparently has been terminated from his duties by Mayor Omer Cox. We have been following this story since last Thursday when news came out that there were differences between the Chief and The Mayor …

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Ogburn named Norris Police Chief

According to the Norris Bulletin, last  Wednesday afternoon, Norris City Manager Scott Hackler announced that Sam Ogburn has been appointed the full-time Chief of the Norris Police Department. Ogburn has been serving as the interim chief since the resignation of William “Chip” Kain last year, and will assume the role …

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