Tag Archives: Chris Finch

AFTER 2 MONTHS OF BUDGET DISCUSSIONS, CRAIG SALMON THROWS A MONKEY WRENCH IN THE PROCESS

SALMON WANTED TO ADD $200,000 OR MORE TO THE BUDGET FIGURE RIGHT BEFORE THE VOTE  May 28, 2017  Interrupting a motion to accept the $10,041,274 FY18 budget, Commissioner Salmon sidetracks the board with what he suggests is a “dangerous question.”  … Continue reading

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MISSING! MISSING! WHO TOOK FIRE STATION 5’s TANKER TRUCK?

March 2, 2017   Jasper County has 7 fire stations.  Station 5 is located at Hwy 212 E and Smithboro Rd.  This active station prides itself on keeping up its equipment and serving the community and Jasper County whenever there … Continue reading

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COUNTY MANAGER REVEALS NEW EMS DIRECTOR & NEW ISO RATING FOR COUNTY

October 6, 2016 During County Manager comments, Mike Benton reveals all sorts of interesting things, none of which are on the agenda. At the 10/3/16 meeting we learned: A new FIRE/EMS Director has been hired.  Long time Jasper County employee, … Continue reading

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