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Archive for October, 2021

Mattison Vance takes 2nd Ward Council Seat

Please join us in welcoming Mattison Vance as the 2nd Ward Council Person.

According to a recent article published in The Telegram, “Vance is a former resident of Pleasant Hill, Ohio, a small town near Dayton. She graduated several years ago from Ohio University with degrees in Chemical Engineering and Biology. She moved to Wellston two years ago after accepting a position at the General Mills Plant in Wellston and currently is employed as a quality engineer. She has also become active in the community as a member of Make Wellston Beautiful, as the coach of a youth soccer team and as an assistant coach helping Wellston High School varsity soccer coach Anthony Brenner.”

The Wellston City Caucus of the Jackson County Republican Party’s Central Committee voted to appoint Mattison (Matti) Vance as 2nd Ward Councilwoman on Tuesday, October 12th, to replace the seat vacated by former Councilman Wayne Cosper.

Pictured above, Mayor Charlie Hudson poses with Vance before the regular meeting of Wellston City Council on Thursday, October 21.


The City of Wellston is now accepting applications for a Part-Time Code Enforcement Administrator.

The Code Enforcement Administrator is a part-time position in the Code Enforcement Department and will work no more than 32 hour per work week, including some evening hours. The immediate supervisor is the Director of Code Enforcement. The qualified candidate will prepare and record all documentation related to Section 153 of the City of Wellston Codified Ordinances.

Minimum Requirements are as follows: High School Diploma or Equivalent; Valid Ohio Driver’s License, Pass Drug Screen Test, Pass Criminal Background Investigation; Mathematical Skills; Microsoft Office; Ability to Type 65 wpm; etc.

The full description and requirements can be viewed at the Mayor’s Office. Applications are available by visiting cityofwellston.org or at the Mayor’s Office.