Trant sworn in as treasurer Posted in: News Thursday, Aug. 27 at 8:25 a.m., Jim-Bob Trant took the oath of office as the new Grimes County Treasurer with a term ending Dec. 31, 2020. Trant was appointed to fill the vacancy Aug. 26 by Grimes County commissioners court with a 5-0 vote. Before administering the official oath of ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!