Tag Archives: Jarrett Slocumb

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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CRAIG SALMON CONCERNED WITH BEING CALLED “THE ISO GUY” –WANTS COUNTY ATTORNEY TO STOP TWG

August 2, 2016 According to County Manager, Mike Benton, Jasper County has gotten a very poor report from ISO, which in turn will cause everyone’s house insurance to go up.  But that revelation wasn’t nearly as concerning to Comm. Salmon … Continue reading

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“I’M THE ISO GUY FOR THE COUNTY.” –CRAIG SALMON

The county’s ISO rating, in part, determines how much you pay for your house insurance.  What is Jasper County’s ISO rating? July 28, 2016 TWG had no idea that Comm. Salmon had been appointed the “ISO guy” for the county.  … Continue reading

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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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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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NOW WE KNOW WHERE THE COUNTY MANAGER WENT DURING THE BUDGET MEETING

May 31, 2015 EMS AND FIRE HAVE SERIOUS PROBLEMS AND KAREN DEGGES REVEALED TO THE FIREFIGHTERS THAT SHE HAS MENOPAUSAL SHORT TERM MEMORY LOSS Thursday night (5/28/15) during the crucial budget meeting, Karen Degges had to leave to attend a … Continue reading

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EMS Director Fired

August 2, 2013 Today sometime before 3PM, Ellette Jackson, EMS Director was fired.  Mr. Jackson didn’t have a chance in Jasper County.  While the last BOC was still in office, Jarrett Slocumb had told many of the EMT’s and firefighters … Continue reading

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