Tag Archives: Bennett Cove

PLANNING AND ZONING DIRECTOR PUSHES SPECIAL EVENTS ORDINANCE

Are you ready for a Special Event near you?  Jasper County Citizens, what do YOU want? November 20, 2017 Despite two requests to see a copy of the proposed Special Events ordinance, we have yet to receive a copy from the … Continue reading

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SPECIAL EVENT PERMIT BEING CONSIDERED FOR JASPER COUNTY

How about a wild weekend party with loud music into the night on the 30 acres next door to where you live? Or what about all weekend motocross race with the sound of 500 2-stroke engines whining all day long … Continue reading

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JUST WONDERING WHY

January 3, 2017 WHY did Jasper County schools score so low on the recent assessment/accountability tests?   TWG has been informed that teachers sat in meetings in September being scripted on how to talk to parents about the low scores. We … Continue reading

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BOC TO CRAM IN AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE BEFORE ELECTION

November 5, 2016 The BOC has a full plate of issues on the agenda for Monday night, November 7th at 6:00PM.  Even though we asked for the agenda packet, we did not receive it, so details are scarce for each … Continue reading

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ANOTHER “FREE WEDDING” EVENT AT BENNETT COVE

August 18, 2016 Sunday, August 14, 2016, another wedding took place at Bennett Cove.  According to Cecil Bennett, he does not charge for these weddings (or any event); he allows all these functions to take place out of the goodness … Continue reading

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UNBELIEVABLE, BUT TRUE!! ANOTHER PARTY AT BENNETT COVE LAST NIGHT!

July 24, 2016 Yep!  It continues! Another party at Bennett Cove last night, and this time with security.  As someone put it, “Two big dudes with Security written across their shirts were at the gate of Bennett Cove.”  As they … Continue reading

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IS THE LAW NEGOTIABLE NOW?

A letter to the editor, Monticello News, this week July 22, 2016 Dear Editor: After reading your article last week on the BOC discussion of Bennett Cove, it led me to believe that there had only been one violation there—“a … Continue reading

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