Tag Archives: James Gregory

WHY I RESIGNED FROM EMS –A LETTER FROM JAMES GREGORY

April 19,2016 To: Jasper Co. Commissioners From: James Gregory Ref: Mike Benton and Jarrett Slocumb First of all I appreciate the opportunity to work for Jasper County EMS. It is so important for rural counties to have a very good … Continue reading

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JASPER COUNTY EMS CONTINUES TO HAVE PROBLEMS

April 20, 2016 James Gregory, now former EMS/Fire Director, resigned effective Monday, April 18th.  Mr. Gregory was hired by former County Manager, Karen Degges, and lacked the required qualifications as stated in the Jasper County job descriptions for the position … Continue reading

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JAMES GREGORY RESIGNS FROM EMS

April 20, 2016 Effective Monday, April 18, 2016 James Gregory is no longer EMS Director.  Jarrett Slocumb has been appointed “interim” director. There is more to this story and we will put out an update later tonight. TWG

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DEBRIA MURPHY COSTS COUNTY MORE MONEY WITH BILLING ERRORS

March 3, 2016   Debria Murphy got her job as billing “specialist” for EMS under false pretenses—she was supposedly an auditor– and it is costing Jasper County money, not to mention costing a good employee her job to make room … Continue reading

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ALERT—ONLY ONE AMBULANCE STAFFED ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT

October 31, 2015     TWG has been alerted that only one ambulance is staffed and will be the only ambulance in service until at least 9PM tonight. Last week TWG was told two (2) more EMT/Paramedics are leaving Jasper … Continue reading

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COMMISSIONERS CHOOSE TO BE IGNORANT AT CITIZENS PERIL

October 20, 2015 As the old saying goes, “Ignorance is bliss.” Our BOC must go by this adage because they seem to ignore problems, even when they are told about them. On October 3rd, TWG sent out a blog about … Continue reading

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HEY COMMISSIONERS, IT IS YOUR DUTY TO QUESTION AND VERIFY REQUESTS FROM DEPARTMENTS

October 6, 2015 Recently Fire and EMS have been requesting a lot of money because the 2012 SPLOST was passed with money appropriated for those departments. However, it is still the fiduciary duty, the sworn duty, of the commissioners to … Continue reading

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