Six new Washington County employees were introduced to the County Commissioners at Tuesday's meeting.
Brenda Newton was hired as a police communications officer at the sheriff's department.
Daniel Baker and Christi Line are equipment operators at the highway department.
John Dunlap was hired as an assistant state's attorney.
Marilyn Shackleford Harris and Gregory Bryan Patterson were hired as detention officers at the county detention center.
Emergency plan revisions presented
A recently revised plan that provides a framework of how government and nongovernment entities should respond to and recover from public emergencies was presented to the Washington County Commissioners on Tuesday.
Director of Emergency Services Joe Kroboth said the Basic Emergency Operations Plan details an organizational approach for all hazards that may affect the county.