The County Judge is the county’s chief administrative officer. He presides over the Quorum Court,however does not carry a vote within the court he only has the power of veto. The budget for the county is prepared by a committee which is appointed by the County Judge. When the budget is put to vote with the Quorum Court it has to pass by a 2/3 vote.
The County Judge oversees the following departments ;Road Department, Emergency Operations, Grants Department, Transfer and Recycling Station upon which he also has a Road Foreman that oversees the day to day activity of the Road Department, and also a supervisor at Transfer Station. It is also the County Judge's responsibility to make sure all boards have sufficient members appointed.
John Massey, County Judge
P.O. Box 545
105 S. Berry St.
Yellville, AR 72687
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday (except holidays)
The regular meeting of the Marion County Quorum Court is held at 6:00 pm on the 2nd Tuesday of each month in the courtroom of the courthouse.
JUSTICES OF THE PEACE OF QUORUM COURT:
District 1= Mike Scrima P. O. Box 100, Oakland, AR 72661 Phone: 870-431-8363/870-404-9001 firstname.lastname@example.org
District 2= Marty Nickels 102 Swiss Lane, Bull Shoals, AR 72619 Phone: 870-736-0031 email@example.com
District 3= Talon Vancuren 217 MC 7001, Flippin, AR 72634 Phone: 870-577-4874 Vancuren50@gmail.com
District 4= Rick White 126 Crooked Creek St., Flippin, AR 72634 Phone: 870-232-2011 firstname.lastname@example.org
District 5= Raymond Mayo 6459 MC 3004, Yellville, AR 72687 870-656-0734 email@example.com
District 6 =Brady Madden 181 MC 5003, Yellville, AR 72687 Phone: 870-404-6412 firstname.lastname@example.org
District 7= Wesley Shipman P. O. Box 1116, Yellville, AR 72687 Phone: 870-656-2022 email@example.com
District 8= Claudia Brigham P. O. Box 526, Yellville, AR 72687 Phone: 870-754-0621 firstname.lastname@example.org
District 9= Joyce McCalla P. O. Box 136, Yellville, AR 72687 Phone:870-449-4572 email@example.com
JUSTICE OF PEACE COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS:
BUDGET COMMITTEE: Joyce McCalla, Claudia Brigham, Raymond Mayo, Marty Nickels, Mike Scrima
PROCEDURES AND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: Raymond Mayo, Talon Vancuren, Marty Nickels, Joyce MCalla, Claudia Brigham
SOLID WASTE COMMITTEE: Wesley Shipman, Rick White, Brady Madden, Talon Vancuren
PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: Raymond Mayo, Marty Nickels, Mike Scrima, Joyce McCalla, Claudia Brigham
LAW COMMITTEE: Brady Madden, Mike Scrima, Talon Vancuren, Wesley Shipman, Rick White
County Services Offered
Burn Ban Status
The County Judge can declare a burn ban based on the weather and forestry laws.
Roads, Road Signs and Addressing
To request road work you can contact the Road Department at (870)449-6021.
To request a new road sign contact Zach Davenport at 870-449-6021
The Marion County Building Inspector is Bill Higgins. His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org/ Phone 870-715-2544.
How to apply for a job with the county?
You may contact the Marion County Judge’s Office from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday in the Marion County Courts Complex, 105 S. Berry St., P.O. Box 545, Yellville, AR 72687, or call (870) 449-6231 or email email@example.com. Click here for downloadable employment application.
December 18, 2019
Office of Emergency Management
Starting salary: Based on Experience
Max Salary: $17.20 / hour
This position will be filled after January 1, 2020.
The office of emergency management will work closely with all elected officials. Will work with FEMA when processing a disaster, also working with the road foreman's.
Set evacuation plans for all county buildings and review with each employee.
All classes required for this position must be finished within one year of employment.
Will be responsible for all warning towers and certifications for these towers.
Coordinate the use and sharing of resources and equipment within the community to assist in emergency response.
A full description of the position can be obtained along with an application at the Marion County Judges office. Applications will be accepted thru December 31, 2019.
County Judge John Massey
Quorum Court Information: