Monthly Archives: November 2013

Who is Bidding & How much is that Bid?

November 27, 2013 12:30PM The website for the bidding shows that bidding has started.  Who is bidding is a secret. The school and land had bids start at $500.  The latest bid is $575. The trailers and land had bids … Continue reading

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Old Washington Park School–Let the Bidding Begin

The Jasper County School Board recently voted to put the old Washington Park School and land up for bid. The school is located at 1125 Fred Smith St. (off Funderburg Dr.)  There will be 2 Tracts up for bid: 1.  … Continue reading

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BOC APPROVES 8 CELL TOWERS WITH MOST REQUIRED PAPER WORK MISSING

November 22, 2013 The BOC held public hearings last Monday night (11/18/13) on 8 proposed cell towers.   Even though both Federal and State required paper work was missing on all eight, as was the tower removal bond, David Dyer (cell … Continue reading

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BOC Meeting Discussions-November 18, 2013

November 20, 2013 The meeting opened with staff getting Comm. Salmon on speaker phone so he could listen in and comment.  Comm. Pennamon gave the invocation. Both the agenda and minutes from the 11/4/13 meeting were approved 4-0.  (There is … Continue reading

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A Cell Tower Coming Near You

November 15, 2013 AT&T plans on installing eight new cell towers in Jasper County, each one 310 feet tall which includes a 10 foot lightening rod on top.  Each proposed tower has been recommended for approval by David Dyer, cell … Continue reading

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BOC to Discuss Hodges Farm Rd. at November 18th meeting

November 13, 2013 Remember back in 2010 and 2011 when Hodges Farm Rd. was paved?  There were significant problems that were repeatedly brought up by Comm. Mary Patrick including a falsified contract and a lack of a valid bond.  The … Continue reading

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HOSPICE –COMING SOON? NO BUILDING PERMIT & TAXES DUE

November 12, 2013 The sign for Agape Hospice on Eatonton Street (Hwy 16 E) has been in place for two years now. On October 7, 2011 there was a ground breaking for the Hospice with Mayor Standifer, Rep. Susan Holmes, … Continue reading

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