Courthouse Journal

The Courthouse Journal is the official newsletter of the Washington Association of County Officials. Along with a newsletter to members, WACO also hosts the Courthouse Journal blog.

Aug 02

2022 WACO Annual Conference – Keynote Speaker Announced!

Posted on August 2, 2022 at 8:20 AM by Cella Hyde

We are excited to announce that Dave Caperton, author of Happiness Is a Funny Thing, and 30 Days to a Happier Workplace, will be delivering 2022’s keynote speech: No Small Thing!

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Jul 14

Meet the 2022 Washington Counties Scholarship Fund Recipients!

Posted on July 14, 2022 at 4:40 PM by Cella Hyde

The Washington Association of County Officials is honored to award three hardworking students with scholarships from the Washington Counties Scholarship Fund. Read on to get to know the individuals selected for this year's awards.

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Jul 14

Is Social Media Worth the Work?

Posted on July 14, 2022 at 11:42 AM by Cella Hyde

Social media provides an invaluable connection to the communities local government offices serve – but creating the policies to successfully, and legally, manage those accounts can seem daunting. Read why the work is worth it and get connected with resources to make the process easy.

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