BONIFAY - Otis Corbin, Jr. has officially announced he will retire from his post as Holmes County Property Appraiser next January.

Corbin, who is in his fourth term as property appraiser, says new technology has been the most notable advancement since he first took office.

"The biggest change perhaps has been the internet accessibility of records," he said. "Records are now more open and transparent."

Corbin states while he looks forward to spending more time with family, he will miss the people he served.

"I've enjoyed my job tremendously, and I've enjoyed serving the people of Holmes County," said Corbin. "I like talking to people and helping solve problems. We have a lot Corbin hopes to spend his upcoming retirement enjoying family life and "doing a little traveling,"