Tonya Mills, left, and Tamberlyn Hairston, the ­daughters of Martin County Clerk Carol Sue Mills, recently were ­convicted of embezzling from that office and were sent to prison.
Tonya Mills, left, and Tamberlyn Hairston, the ­daughters of Martin County Clerk Carol Sue Mills, recently were ­convicted of embezzling from that office and were sent to prison.
Tonya Mills, left, and Tamberlyn Hairston, the ­daughters of Martin County Clerk Carol Sue Mills, recently were ­convicted of embezzling from that office and were sent to prison.

'Day-to-day survival,' low expectations fueled corruption in Martin County

November 16, 2013 11:00 PM