The Dodge County Hospital Authority met in a called meeting on Thursday, July 25 to choose three members to their board.
The three positions on the board that were up for appointment are the ones currently held by Cecil Barden, Dr. Blake Milner and Reggie Sheffield.
At the meeting, each board member was given a ballot with three names possible for election to each position.
The names submitted by the Dodge County Board of Commissioners were, for Cecil Barden’s position: Cecil Barden, Joe Chapman and Carl Parker.
For Dr. Blake Milner’s position were: Dr. Blake Milner, Danny Pickett and Emory Peacock.
For Reggie Sheffield’s position the names were: Reggie Sheffield, Sue Amerson and Jan Jones.
Also on the ballot was a place to vote for “None of the above” for each position.
After the votes were counted by board attorney John Harrington and Esther Daugherty, the results were: Cecil Barden received nine votes. No other candidate received votes.
Dr. Blake Milner received eight votes and Danny Pickett received one vote. Reggie Sheffield received eight votes and Jan Jones received one vote.
The board members were scheduled to be sworn in and given their responsibilities as a board member at the regular meeting set for Tuesday, July 30.