Blogger Comments: Why is it so hard within Morgan County for the elected officials to promote from within? Even if nothing nefarious is going on the appearance is there for all to see in the Darren Tucker hiring. The County Commission has sat back and watched Sheriff Ana Franklin hire less than qualified employees over long-term highly qualified employees. Franklin hired relatives, relatives of relative who are first line supervisors over their granddaughter, common law son-in-laws, a daughter, and the list goes on. So! Why do public officials bypass highly qualified employees over those who have absolutely no experience in the job they have been hired to perform?