Barnes takes over as Wysox Township chairman

Wysox Township Supervisor Evan Barnes (center) was elected as the board's chairman during Monday's reorganizational meeting, while Bill Them (at right) — who has served in the role for the past four years — was selected as vice chairman. Other action included the appointment of Todd Maynard as roadmaster, John Kulick as zoning officer and township manager, Foster Law Office as solicitor for the township and its planning board, and Fred Smith as the Zoning Hearing Board solicitor. In addition, supervisors voted to hold the general millage rate steady at 3 mills and the fire millage at .5 mill. Wysox Township Supervisors will continue to meet at 5 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month. Supervisor Thomas Thompson III is also pictured.