Douglas Batchelor

The Demise of Kay and Charles Allen

The Demise of Kay and Charles Allen

Tax Commissioner Kay Allen and her husband, District 3 Columbia County Commissioner Charles Allen, are no longer a political powerhouse. In a deal negotiated behind closed doors with the Columbia County Board of Commissioners, the Allens both agreed to resign from their positions effective immediately. For months, allegations that Kay Allen improperly profited from tax […]

Shifting the Tax Burden

Shifting the Tax Burden

If you live in Columbia County, you’ve probably driven past it a time or two. The huge horse farm on Hereford Farm Road directly across from Evans Middle School and the Columbia County Board of Education building. With its winding wood fences and handful of horses galloping around in big open fields, the farm looks […]

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