Quote of the Week: 'I believe returning the payments will erase any concerns...'

"I believe returning the payments will erase any concerns some may have about our intentions to serve the people of Knox County with the utmost integrity and respect for their hard-earned tax dollars."

—Knox County Trustee John Duncan III, in a statement released after he and some of his employees agreed to pay back more than $40,000 in education bonuses he awarded them despite the fact that they hadn’t actually completed the program as required by state law

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