Columbia County’s own Joe Mullins, always entertaining, is back in the news. Our archives are full of Joe Mullins stories. A few years ago, in advance of his run for office down in Flagler County, Florida, he sued the Austin Rhodes, along with the Metro Spirit, for some of those factual stories. The suit worked. He was elected by a county full of strangers, then quietly dropped the suit. Not that we noticed.
He outspent his opponent in the small town race and won, much to the horror of many Flagler County residents, who have found themselves in surreal fights with him since he was elected.
The article we are sharing with you is from today’s Daytona Beach News Journal. It is in-depth, full of scandal and intrigue, and so not in our backyard.
But first, one of our articles from 2015 will set the table for you newbies: What Stays in Vegas…
One from Austin Rhodes in 2018: IS JOE MULLINS RUNNING A CHECK-CASHING SERVICE?
And here he is gaslighting Mack Taylor: UNFAIR ETHICS CHALLENGES DISRUPT ELECTIONS
Which led to: MAJOR MISSTEPS BY MACK TAYLOR
To more present day, stirring the pot down in Flagler County.
Losing your selfie phone as a defense. Lord bless him.