Category Archives: Magistrate

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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PUBLIC HEARING BUT NO DOCS AVAILABLE TO PUBLIC ON COUNTY WEBSITE

March 31, 2017  Why do commissioners have public hearings?  It appears, only because they are required to have them by law because the public is not able to easily access any of the documents they are supposed to be able … Continue reading

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MAGISTRATE JUDGE ELECTION RESULTS

July 26, 2016 Here are the election results by precinct: Congratulations to Tim Lam, newly elected Chief Magistrate Judge! Tim Lam will be sworn in and become Chief Magistrate on January 1, 2017. TWG http://www.taxdogs.wordpress.com http://www.facebook.com/taxdogs  

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TWO DAYS LEFT FOR EARLY VOTING-MAGISTRATE RUN OFF

July 21, 2016 You can still vote in early voting today and tomorrow downstairs in the Jasper County Courthouse.  Election day, and your final chance to vote, is July 26th.  There are only two names on the ballot –Tim Lam … Continue reading

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Early voting for July 26 runoff begins today

July 5, 2016 Voters to decide Jasper County Magistrate Judge between Tim Lam and Angie Steele. Early voting in the Jasper County Magistrate Judge primary runoff kicks off today. Any Jasper County voter who had registered to vote by April … Continue reading

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THE BUDGET MEETING LAST NIGHT CONFIRMED YOU WILL GET A TAX INCREASE

May 19, 2016 Despite “talk” and “bluster” from some of the commissioners, it seemed obvious that the mil rate will not be rolled back to 16.0 and will be much closer to what it is now.  With higher values, this … Continue reading

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ANGIE STEELE TO APPOINT KEN JACKSON AS ASSISTANT MAGISTRATE IF SHE WINS ELECTION

May 17, 2016 It’s been rumored repeatedly for over a month that Angie Steele will appoint Ken Jackson as her assistant Magistrate if she wins the election next week.  This is after she stated at the candidate forum that Ken … Continue reading

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