New Madison County Veterans Service Officer Named

MADISON - The current Stanton County Veterans Service Officer has been named to that post in Madison County. The Madison County Veterans Service Committee nominated Gregg Hanson to succeed Mike Smith, who is retiring on October 1st, and the Board of Commissioners this morning ratified that appointment. Smith, who has been the Madison County Service Officer for 24 years, says the number one job of a service officer is to help veterans access the benefits they have earned. Hanson will assume his new duties on October 9th.