Voices from the County Courthouse

August 17, 2017

Straight Talk from MVPs in County Government

If the Annual Convention is a training camp, designed to equip county leaders to “Get in the Game,” there is only one place to look for experts to help you hit it out of the park. That’s right, you’ve got to look in county courthouses.
“Voices from the Courthouse” is a […]

89th Annual Convention Going Digital | HOT 5

August 14, 2017

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS…Hot 5’s HOT TIP | There’s Still Time to Join Us
PLUS…Key Dates This Week
1. 89th Annual Convention Going Digital
Pack your tablets, smartphones, and laptops because the ACCA 89th Annual Convention is going digital. This year, convention materials will be made available on the Association website so that you may access them […]

Get in the Game | Kenneth Boswell, ADECA

August 14, 2017

Another new face in state government this year is Kenneth Boswell, director of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA).
At ACCA’s 89th Annual Convention, Boswell will help county leaders “get in the game” with economic development.
You can’t Get in the Game if you don’t know the players.
Be there! 9:45 a.m., Wednesday, August 23 | […]

Brasfield: Leadership in Unexpected Places

August 12, 2017

The County Line | By Sonny Brasfield, ACCA Executive Director | County Commission August 2017
Leadership in Unexpected Places

In times of stress, we need leadership – not panic and finger pointing
Sometimes it takes a little leadership – even from unexpected places.
Time was ticking away on a sidewalk in Columbus, Ohio. Escambia County Commissioner Larry White and I were pacing […]