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County Commission agrees to pay building inspector $105k salary

cbreaux@kentsmith.biz The Holmes County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) has set a salary of $105,000 for a county building official, at the request of the person in the position.  The BOCC approved the salary–effective after a six-month probationary period–during a Nov. 28 meeting, which means the official is now also an official employee of the…

Bonifay Council approves lease for new police headquarters
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Bonifay Council approves lease for new police headquarters

  cbreaux@kentsmith.biz The Bonifay Police Department is all set to move into the former Holmes County Sheriff’s Office center on North Oklahoma Street. The Bonifay City Council unanimously approved a lease for the BPD’s new headquarters on Monday, Nov. 6. The agreement is good for two years until October 31, 2025. The City of Bonifay…

Sheriff John Tate discusses administrative center move 
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Sheriff John Tate discusses administrative center move 

  cbreaux@kentsmith.biz The Holmes County Sheriff’s Office is now headquartered along Highway 90. HCSO recently moved their administrative center to 1173 East Highway 90, as you’re coming into Bonifay from Chipley. The agency was previously located at 211 North Oklahoma Street, in the heart of Bonifay. The move was done so HCSO has more space….

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Bonifay Police Department looks to relocate administrative office 

  cbreaux@kentsmith.biz The Holmes County Sheriff’s Office has officially relocated their headquarters. The HCSO administrative office is now at 1173 East Highway 90 in the old agricultural center, the agency announced on Facebook. They have left behind their old center at 211 North Oklahoma Street. The North Oklahoma Street location may still be occupied by…