money mystery http://apr.org en Ala. County Could Be Out $400, Or Millions http://apr.org/post/ala-county-could-be-out-400-or-millions <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>An Alabama county faces a financial mystery.</p><p>The criminal charge against former Marshall County Revenue Commissioner Joey Masters is serious, but hardly jaw-dropping. He's accused on a misdemeanor count of taking a few hundred dollars from a petty cash fund.</p><p>But a civil lawsuit contends the allegations are but a pin prick in a scandal that cost the county nearly as much as its annual budget of nearly $23 million.</p> Sun, 08 Dec 2013 17:34:29 +0000 The Associated Press 42910 at http://apr.org Ala. County Could Be Out $400, Or Millions