During today's meeting of the Howard County Commissioners Court, Jay Holt and Jimmy Mayes were selected to the 9-1-1 Communications District Board on behalf of the County Commissioners.
Jay Holt, Operations Chief for Big Spring Fire Department, has been with his department for 18 years. He said that he's looking to further serve the residents of Big Spring and Howard County by serving on the board, and hopes to make it better.
Jimmy Mayes, Administrative Lieutenant with the Howard County Sheriff's Department, has been in law enforcement for almost 30 years and has been with the Sheriff's office since 2011. When asked what motivated him to put in for the position, Mayes stated that the citizens deserve to have a properly functioning 9-1-1 Board, and he felt that his experience would be useful to help achieve this goal.