Tag Archives: Karen Degges

BOC APPROVES SETTLEMENT-PAYMENTS TO KAREN DEGGES

It is always easier to give up, give in, and compromise, rather than stand and fight for what is right. September 29, 2017 On 1/13/17, former County Manager, Karen Degges, filed a civil rights lawsuit in Federal court against Jasper … Continue reading

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RONNIE FRANKLIN (FORMER JASPER COUNTY PARAMEDIC) FILES FEDERAL LAWSUIT AGAINST JASPER COUNTY BOC

February 2, 2017 How ironic!  Karen Degges, who now has a suit against Jasper County, fired Ronnie Franklin, long time Jasper County Paramedic, July 31,  2014.  After filing his case with EEOC, Mr. Franklin was recently given the “right to … Continue reading

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KAREN DEGGES VS. JASPER COUNTY—LAWSUIT FILED IN FEDERAL COURT

January 31, 2017 Karen Degges, former Jasper County Manager, has filed a federal lawsuit against Jasper County.  The nature of the suit is listed as “Americans with Disabilities-Employment.”  The suit was filed January 13, 2017 in Georgia Middle District Court … Continue reading

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DEGGES vs. JASPER COUNTY

June 7, 2016 By design, it is very hard to know what our county officials are doing in Jasper County.  The commissioner’s attorney sends an invoice to the county randomly.  Upon inspection of the last two invoices from Alexander & … Continue reading

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KAREN DEGGES STILL BEING PAID BY JASPER COUNTY TAXPAYERS

November 12, 2015 When you have weak Commissioners, who can’t even fire someone for not coming in on time, lying, harassing employees, allowing theft to take place, and just not doing the job, taxpayers end up paying the consequences. Karen … Continue reading

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KAREN DEGGES APPLIES FOR MT. PLEASANT, SC CITY MANAGER POSITION

October 17, 2015 Karen Degges has posted the following summary, in addition to her Jasper County “accomplishments,” on LinkedIn.  Click on the picture to enlarge. Second group of interviews for Mt. Pleasant city manager set Posted  October 10, 2015 – … Continue reading

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JAMES GREGORY GETS SPECIAL RAISE

HOW THE PUBLIC IS LED TO BELIEVE ONE THING, WHILE SOMETHING DIFFERENT IS DONE BEHIND THEIR BACKS August 4, 2015 On May 4, 2015 the BOC approved a motion made by Comm. Pennamon to end automobile allowances or mileage for … Continue reading

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