Monthly Archives: December 2013

Dr. Benjamin Childs Barrow–Beloved Monticello Doctor (1960-1974)–Obituary

The Athens Banner-Herald  December 28, 2013                     OBITUARY  Benjamin Barrow Dr. Benjamin Childs Barrow, 85, went to Heaven Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, 2013. He passed away at his home in Athens, surrounded by his beloved wife of 63 years, Emily, two … Continue reading

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HOSPICE UPDATE

HOSPICE HAS HAD SOME IMPROVEMENTS December 26, 2013 Since our blog of November 12th concerning the hospice facility on Eatonton St. several things have happened. The hospice has gotten a face lift, the grounds have been cleaned up, and the … Continue reading

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JCWSA wants County to sign 50 year contract to keep them solvent

This letter was written last Monday night after the BOC meeting.  It is published in the Monticello News December 19, 2013. Since this letter was written, financial statements and check registers indicate that the “default” JCWSA is worried about is … Continue reading

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AN INTERESTING DAY IN COURT—A JUDGE WAS A DEFENDANT

December 17, 2013 Usually the judge is sitting on the bench in a court proceeding, but yesterday (12/16/13) in a special called court hearing, Magistrate Judge Angela Steele and her husband Sheriff Deputy Michael Steele, were the defendants in a … Continue reading

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WHO PURCHASED THE OLD WASHINGTON PARK SCHOOL PROPERTY?

December 14, 2013 No land transactions have come through the Clerk of Courts office that we have been able to find, but based on the last bids on the website here were the results: Last bid on Thanksgiving Day at … Continue reading

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Combined Fire/EMS Implementation Documents

Combined Fire/EMS Implementation Documents December 13, 2013 Following are documents that were handed out at the BOC meeting this past Monday, 12/9/13. First—the five phases of implementation from FY2014 to FY2025. Second—the new wage schedules for EMS personnel.  Note that … Continue reading

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Jasper County Property Taxes Due 12/20/13

Just a reminder that the 2nd installment of your property taxes will be due 12/20/13.     There will not be a bill sent to remind you.

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