Long-time County Clerk Wright resigns

Staff Writer

The commissioners court held on Monday accepted the official resignation of Donna Wright who has been the county clerk for the last 18 years and has been working with courthouse for the last 40 years.
“I have served Howard County for the past 40 years with great pleasure,” said Wright as she stood before the court to read her official letter of resignation. “It’s been my honor to serve the community and this court as county clerk since 1999. I truly loved my job, but at this time I notify you that my last day will be June 3.”
Commissioners approved the appointment of Brent Zitterkopf to replacement for Wright. Zitterkopf has many years of employment in the clerk's office.