County Clerk Judy Puckett will retire from office effective Thursday, Dec. 1, and Lynn Hesselbrock will take office as the new clerk on that same date.
Puckett announced her retirement Monday in a letter to Spencer County Judge-Executive Bill Karrer.
Karrer read the letter aloud during Monday night’s meeting of the fiscal court.
Karrer said he asked Puckett to attend that meeting to discuss issues regarding her budget.
Puckett responded with a letter that said: