Tag Archives: Lorri Smith

THIS IS WHY MONEY IS MISSING IN JASPER COUNTY

July 15, 2015 Since the revelations of missing county money, the arrest of a county employee, and an increase in property taxes was on people’s minds, the BOC heard some pointed comments at their last meeting.  This citizen’s comment was … Continue reading

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KAREN DEGGES—MASTER MANIPULATOR

July 1, 2015 Why isn’t the audit for the year ended 6/30/14 done yet? Ask Karen Degges, then ask again a month or two later and you’ll get different answers. Her main job is to make excuses and cast blame … Continue reading

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THE NEXT SCAPEGOAT

August 18, 2014 Definition of Scapegoat:   [skeyp-goht] noun a person or group made to bear the blame for others or to suffer in their place Chiefly a goat let loose in the wilderness on Yom Kippur after the high priest … Continue reading

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Deception and Cover Up by the BOC

July 2, 2013 Why does the BOC continue to engage in deception and cover-up?  Why are so many issues discussed and decided behind closed doors, via email and telephone and never in a public meeting? Here are a few most … Continue reading

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