Monthly Archives: April 2017

LAST WEEKEND TO TAKE YOUR JUNK TO LANDFILL FOR FREE

April 28, 2017 If you have junk to take to the landfill, you have today and tomorrow to dump it for free. The BOC is allowing all Jasper County residents to bring in their junk, including tires, to the landfill … Continue reading

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PUBLIC WORKS EMPLOYEES BUY LOTTERY TICKETS ON COUNTY TIME

Makes you wonder how often this happens….And you wonder why your road is never fixed properly? The employees are too busy eating breakfast at Ingles, buying lottery tickets, or sleeping in their trucks to worry about working on your road. … Continue reading

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DID YOU GET YOUR NEW PROPERTY VALUE INCREASE IN THE MAIL? HOW MUCH DID YOUR TAXES GO UP?

  April 16, 2017 Three or four years of property value increases and corresponding property tax increases in Jasper County are putting some people out of a place to live.  For the past two weeks The Monticello News has had … Continue reading

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“IT WON’T COST THE TAXPAYERS ANYTHING!”

April 12, 2016    During the last SPLOST work session on April 10, those attending repeatedly heard about the new $7.5 million bond/debt the BOC is proposing and how it will not cost the property owners (taxpayers of this county) … Continue reading

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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT—

April 7, 2017 Haystack Wings & Thangz was turned down for an alcohol licenses for the 4th time by a vote of 4-1 at the 4/3/17 BOC meeting.  Comm. Henry and Comm. Luke requested that citizen comments be moved to … Continue reading

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