Controversy Averted At City Council Meeting

A subject of controversy was avoided in the Troup city council meeting tonight Councilman Frank Johnson had planned to address the hiring procedure, city administrator Russ Obar took when contracting recent city road work. Johnson says Obar hired workers illegally. The councilman had hoped to resolve the issue tonight, but the city attorney said it wouldn't be proper, since the situation is under investigation by the district attorney. The D.A.was given the case from the Texas Rangers.