[Back row: Chief Deputy Michael Edmondson, Commissioner Dewitt Jackson, Commissioner Shane Wooten, Commissioner President Rickey Harcrow, SRO Tony Bartley, SRO Chip Richards, Superintend of the School Board Hugh Taylor, SRO Rene Ramos, SRO Paul Bell, Matt Sharp, SRO Jake Fowler, and SRO Jim Chambers Front row: SRO Terry Baird, SRO Billy Jack Blackwell, New SRO Gene Hass, Sheriff Jimmy Harris, New SRO Mary Waters, Ruhama School Principal Jordan Phillips, Board of Education Mark Richards, Henagar School Principal Steve Green.]
Sheriff Jimmy Harris reports that DeKalb County has an SRO in every High and Junior High School except Moon Lake School and the sheriff’s office has interviewed for that position, and is awaiting the commissioner’s approval at this time.
Sheriff Harris states “we are excited to have all these positions filled. The SRO’s are a great help and we want to do everything we can to make a safe environment for the students and the teachers. I want to thank the County Commission and the School Board for all their help in making this possible for us to fill these positions.”