South Madison County - Lapel and Pendleton leaders have vowed to stand united against any attempts by Anderson to annex property near — or, as in a recent case, between — their towns.
“The first punch has been thrown,” Lapel Councilman Clay Parkison said at a regular meeting Thursday, March 21.
Parkison was referring to Anderson Mayor Kevin Smith’s recent plan to annex land southwest of Anderson for future development.
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