Milton fast facts
ORIGIN: Named for Milton Rece, a large landowner and the first Postmaster in the area when the town was incorporated in 1876.
POPULATION: 2,423 (according to 2010 Census)
MAYOR: Tom Canterbury (D), 304-743-3032.
RECORDER: Phyllis Kirtley-Smith
CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS: Charlie Conard, Carl Harshbarger, Bob Legg, Cecil Taylor, Patrick Wisman
CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS: First and third Tuesdays of each month at 7 p.m.
CITY HALL: 1139 Smith St. (where council meetings are held), 1595 U.S. 60 E. (mayor’s office and police department).
POLICE: Milton Police Department, C. N. Zerkle Jr., chief; non-emergency, 304-743-9211.
FIRE: Milton Volunteer Fire Department, Bob Legg, chief; non-emergency, 304-743-6319.
AMBULANCE: Cabell County Emergency Medical Services, Gordon Merry III, director; non-emergency, 304-526-9797.
TRASH COLLECTION: Republic Services, 304-525-1631.
AREA IN SQUARE MILES: 1.58.
SCHOOL DISTRICT: Cabell County Schools, 304-528- 5000.
ZIP CODE: 25541.
State Senators 5th District: Evan Jenkins (D) Cabell, 304-357-7956; Robert Plymale (D) Wayne, 304-357-7937
House of Delegates: 16th District, includes part of Cabell and Lincoln counties, Kevin Craig (D) 304-340-3350; Carol Miller (R) 304-340-3176; Jim Morgan (D) 304-340-3192
CABELL COUNTY ELECTED OFFICIALS
Assessor, 304-526-8687, Irv Johnson (R)
Circuit Court Judges (6th District): Chris Chiles, 304-526-8612; Alfred E. Ferguson (D), 304-526-8608; Jane Hustead (D), 304-526-8606; Paul T. Farrell Sr., 304-526-8603
Clerk of the Circuit Court, 304-526-8622, Jeffrey Hood (D)
Clerk of the County, 304-526-8625, Karen Cole (D)
Conservation District Supervisor, John Oblinger
County Commission: 304-526-8634: Bob Bailey (D), 304-526-8637; Anne Yon (R), 304-526-8635; Nancy Cartmill (R), 304-526-8638
Family Court Judges: Ron Anderson, 304-528-8530; Patricia Keller, 304-528-8535
Magistrates: 304-526-8642, Rondall L. Baumgardner; Darrell Black (D); Dan Goheen (D); Johnny McCallister (D); Michael Woelfel (D); Scott Bias (D); Danne Vance (D)
Prosecuting Attorney 304-526-8653, Chris Chiles (D)
Sheriff, 304-526-8663, Tom McComas (D)
Surveyor, 304-526-8639, Jeffrey Stephens (D)
Parks and Recreation, 304-696-5954, www.ghprd.org; District 1, Dr. Charles McKown Jr., Stacy Wehrle; District 2, Alan Morrison; District 3, Kent Perry; District 4, G.Randall Rhodes, Rocco Morabito; District 5, Don McCroskey; Frank Dorsey, Westmoreland; Kevin Brady, executive director.
CABELL COUNTY OFFICES
Animal Shelter (Cabell-Hunt.) Jim Cumm, 304-696-5551
Cabell-Huntington Convention and Visitors Bureau: Tyson Compton, 304-525-7333
Cabell-Huntington Health Dept.: www.cabellhealth.org; 304-523-6483, Dr. Harry Tweel, Health Officer
County Attorney: Bill Watson
County Manager: Chris Tatum, 304-526-3634
Emergency Services : 304-526-9797, Gordon Merry
911: 304-526-8555, Mike Davis, director
Information and Referral: 304-528-5660
Law Library: 304-526-8611
Public Defender: 304-522-1265
Public Library: 304-528-5700, cabell.lib.wv.us. Judy Rule, Director
Tri-State Transit Authority: 304-529-6094, Paul Davis, Director
Solid Waste Authority: 304-522-4211
WVU Extension Service: 304-743-7131
CABELL COUNTY POLITICAL PARTIES
Democrat Chair: Bob Bailey
Republican Chair: T-Anne See
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES
Advantage Valley, Inc., 3751 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane, W.Va., 304-760-0950, www.advantagevalley.com; serves Cabell, Putnam, Kanawha and Wayne counties in West Virginia, Ashland, Ky., and Lawrence County, Ohio.
Chemical Alliance Zone, Inc., 3200 Kanawha Turnpike, Bldg. 740, Office 4201, PO Box 18410, South Charleston, W.Va., 304-720-1023, www.cazwv.com; serves Cabell, Putnam, Kanawha and Wayne counties in West Virginia.
Huntington Area Development Council (HADCO), 916 5th Ave., Suite 400, Huntington, 304-529-7910, www.hadco.org; serves Cabell and Wayne counties.
Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce, 1108 3rd Ave., Suite 300, Huntington, 304-525-5131, http://www.huntingtonchamber.org; serves Huntington and Cabell and Wayne counties.
West Virginia Economic Development Council, 2001 Quarrier Street, Charleston, 304-342-2123, email info@ wvedc.org. Serves state of West Virginia.
Milton is located within the Cabell County Schools district, 304-528-5000, boe.cabe. k12.wv.us. Current Board of Education members: Mary Alice Freeman; Skip Parsons; Mary Neely; Suzanne Oxley; Bennie Thomas; Bill Smith, Superintendent (appointed); Regular meetings: 1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m.
Most students who live in Milton attend one of these schools:
ELEMENTARY: Milton Elementary School, 1201 Pike St., Milton, 304-743-7303, http://www.edline.net/pages/6563719132587100194
MIDDLE: Milton Middle School, 1 Panther Trail (Pinehaven Drive), Milton, 304-743-7308, https://www.edline.net/pages/Milton_Middle_School.
HIGH SCHOOL: Most students who live in Milton attend Cabell Midland High School, 2300 U.S. 60 East, Ona, 304-743-7400, http://cmhs.cabe.k12.wv.us/; or Cabell County Career Technology Center, 1035 Norway Ave., Huntington, 304-528-5106, http://boe.cabe.k12.wv.us/ctc.