Read It in the Morning Paper, Public Officials Edition

  • OLIVER GREEN, retired appeals and circuit judge and decorated Korean War veteran, died Wednesday at age 88 of a disease unrelated to COVID-19. | ALSO: Family-placed obituary in LkldNow
  • U.S. REP. SCOTT FRANKLIN holds town hall meetings differently than nearby colleagues. Instead of announcing them in advance, Franklin issues invitations by automated telephone calls to a vendor’s list moments before the meetings begin, usually at 7 p.m.
  • POLK DEPUTY CHRISTOPHER BROADHEAD will be memorialized at 10 a.m. Monday at Victory Church. He died at age 32 after being hospitalized for several weeks with COVID-19. Both the church service and law enforcement honors that follow will be live-streamed on the PCSO Facebook page. | Learn more