“But right now, the expenses are exceeding revenues.”Ordinarily, I am not one to say, “I told you so”, but I TOLD YOU SO years ago.I know that there is a paywall up on this news site, but basically, the town is losing money on the operations of the civic center and the town manager wantsContinue reading “In the immortal words of the late, great Rush Limbaugh in his book title, “See, I Told You So.””
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ELECTION DAY IS TOMORROW!
Tomorrow, November 2nd, is municipal election day. If you have not already done early voting, I am asking you to go to the polls tomorrow and cast your vote for me for Town Council. The only polling center in Selma this year will be at Harrison Gym at 601 West Noble Street. If you haveContinue reading “ELECTION DAY IS TOMORROW!”
Don’t let government stand in the way
In Downtown Selma this evening, a local church put on a festival and out reach event. It was totally planned, funded, and executed by a private group. There was some discussion by the Town Council about whether or not to allow the event. 20% of the Council was opposed to allowing the event. There wasContinue reading “Don’t let government stand in the way”
Follow up to yesterday’s fire response post
Emergency services in action as I am posting this
This was right down the street from my house. We watched all the fire trucks arrive. They are still on scene. This is why I have been saying that public safety is a priority and vehemently disagreed with the efforts of prior town managers and Council members to defund police and fire departments.https://jocoreport.com/fire-damages-selma-home-2/
Early voting is over. Vote on Tuesday!
Early voting is over. Election Day is Tuesday! If you haven’t already, get out and vote on November 2nd. And remember…VOTE4TROY!
Just today and tomorrow left for early voting!
Today and tomorrow are the last two days you can do early voting before the municipal election on Tuesday. You can vote until 5 PM today and from 8 AM to 3 PM tomorrow at the JoCo Board of Elections at 205 S. Second St. in Smithfield. The municipal election on Nov. 2 polling centerContinue reading “Just today and tomorrow left for early voting!”
The video from last night’s candidate forum
Here is the video from last night’s candidate forum. Compare me to the rest of the candidates. I think you will find that I am the choice for your vote. https://www.facebook.com/1670426246/videos/1041512690015315/
Facebook Live video stream
Here is the Facebook Live video stream from the candidate forum earlier this evening. I did not even know it was going to be live streamed until I got there. https://facebook.com/events/s/selma-american-legion-post-141/914514746107821/