Category Archives: County

LOGGING IN THE RAIN—A BIG PROBLEM FOR ROADS IN JASPER COUNTY

November 15, 2018 Logging in the rain has been a problem in Jasper County for a long time.  In 2009 an updated and revised logging ordinance was passed, which included a ban on logging when it was raining or when … Continue reading

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WHILE YOU WERE VOTING, SALMON WAS MOVING

November 12, 2018 TWG has received verbal reports and emails since this past summer about Craig Salmon moving.  Even so, he still ran for office without telling anyone he was intending to move. While District 4 was busy early voting, … Continue reading

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BOOM!  MORE BLASTING ON EAGLE DRIVE

November 9, 2018 Shane Sealy is finding more ways to get around the people living on Eagle Dr. This week the developers blasted with no real notice to the residents living near the blast site. We have obtained an email … Continue reading

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EARLY VOTING SMASHES RECORDS—ELECTION DAY TOMORROW 11/6/18

November 5, 2018 Jasper County voters have turned out in big numbers to vote early.  Voters all over the USA have done the same.  This election will determine the future direction of both our State and the nation. In Jasper … Continue reading

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COMMISSIONERS HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITEMS PUBLIC IS CLUELESS ABOUT

October 31, 2018 There was an ad this past week in the paper for a public hearing on the “Capital Improvements Element (CIE) of the Development Impact Fee Program—whatever that is—to take place 11/5/18 at 6:00PM.   The following letter below … Continue reading

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JASPER COUNTY TAXPAYERS PAY OVER $7,000 FOR BIG SPREAD AT EMPLOYEE PARTY

October 26, 2018 Anyone can have a Christmas party, but it should not be at taxpayers’ expense.  In 2016, the checks paying for the employee Christmas party totaled more than $2500.  In 2017, the county employees were each given a … Continue reading

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UPDATE:  THE EAGLES CAME BACK TO THEIR NEST AFTER BLASTING YESTERDAY

October 19, 2018 First, a BIG thank you to all that called US Fish & Wildlife and GA DNR.  It seems they were overwhelmed with calls, and some people were asked, “Are you calling about the eagles in Jasper County?”  … Continue reading

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