Erath County Sheriff Tommy Bryant is expected to seek permission to use forfeiture funds to purchase two patrol cars and a pickup during today's Commissioner's Court meeting.

The meeting is set to begin at 9 a.m. at the courthouse.

The court will also consider appointing July Danley as director to fill an unexpired term as Director of Erath County Development District No. 1 in response to a petition requesting such.

In other business the court will,

Approve bids for prisoner food

Consider policy for private road signs, and

Consider a postage meter and postage scale lease for the Dublin Annex.

ANGELIA JOINER is a staff writer for the Empire-Tribune. She can be reached at or (254) 965-3124,ext. 238