|By Vershal Hogan, The Natchez Democrat, Miss.|
|McClatchy-Tribune Information Services|
After interviewing nine of 11 applicants -- two did not show up for the interview Friday -- the board selected
The retired insurance manager and his wife are both veterans, Grennell said.
"(Belling) did an excellent job of showing his interest and concerns about helping veterans in the area, and he was very energized about the idea," he said.
"I really like having all these interviews, because all these people bring different ideas to the table, and we get to pull all those ideas together and bring them to whoever we hire," he said. "I get to learn from these people and pass it on to the new folks."
Belling will start before the end of the month, when Toussaint will leave to attend seminary out of state, Grennell said.
Toussaint will attend
Toussaint was hired in September to fill the veterans services director position vacated by outgoing director
The director of the veterans' service office helps veterans and their eligible family members prepare benefits claims with the
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