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WELCH (WVVA)- The McDowell County Commission voted unanimously today to rescind a recommendation made in a previous meeting regarding County Manager Clif Moore.

The recommendation stated that Moore receive four months pay as county manager in advance, which includes health and retirement benefits...under the condition that he would step down after those four months.

Moore assumed the position when County Administrator Jennifer Wimmer took a medical leave of absence.

With Wimmer now back at her post-- the county had to deal with the problem of paying two people to do the same job.

County commissioners tell WVVA that Moore is still an employee of McDowell County, but they would not specify what the next step for him will be.

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