Columbia County

Tucker Gives Piece of Mind

Tucker Gives Piece of Mind

If  February’s historic ice storm had happened under anyone else’s watch, it probably would have been considered that person’s defining moment, but Columbia County’s Emergency and Operations Director Pam Tucker is about as defined a person as you can find. Her constant updates and lightning quick reactions to just about any situation – and her […]

Candidates Show Early Interest in Allen’s Vacant Commission Seat

Candidates Show Early Interest in Allen’s Vacant Commission Seat

Columbia County Commission District 3, which was left unrepresented earlier this month when Commissioner Charles Allen stepped down along with his embattled wife, Tax Commissioner Kay Allen, has two early potential candidates officially testing the waters. In the last two weeks, retired businessman Brett McGuire and Evans attorney Mack Taylor each filed a Declaration of […]

From Whistleblower to Candidate

From Whistleblower to Candidate

Now that former Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen has resigned following accusations that she improperly profited from contracts to collect taxes for Harlem and Grovetown, there is a familiar face hoping to fill her seat. Former Chief Deputy Tax Commissioner Dwight Johnson, an employee of the tax commissioner’s office for 15 years and the […]