Timmonsville owes fired attorney around $100,000

The Town of Timmonsville fired it's attorney Tuesday night, they owe him about $100,000 in legal fees.

Council members wouldn't say why they released Mark Buyck, he'd served as Timmonsville's attorney for around six years.

Town officials say since they hired a Town Administrator and Treasurer, the town's been taking in about $110,000 per month. They say that's $60,000 more than they were collecting this time last year, and they're hoping to work out a plan to pay Buyck.