Paula Thompson has announced that she is retiring at the end of her current term as Hamilton County Court Clerk. She has been in the office for forty seven years and has served as Clerk for the past ten years. Congratulations to her on a long career. She has served with honor and dignity. Because she came from the office and had thirty seven years of experience before becoming clerk she was able to lead the office from the place of understanding what the position required. She has been dedicated to maintaining an office that is efficient and productive to serve the citizens of Hamilton County. Ms. Thompson will be missed by all who have had the opportunity of working with her. Ms Thompson, I humbly say, thank you and job well done.