Resignation

Pittman withdraws as a replacement for District 7

Pittman withdraws as a replacement for District 7

Retired businessman Sonny Pittman has officially withdrawn his name from consideration to serve as the interim Augusta commissioner for District 7. In a Sept. 14 letter to the Augusta Commission, Pittman said he was deeply discouraged by the process in which commissioners were using to select a replacement for former Commissioner Donnie Smith. Smith resigned […]

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 […]

BREAKING NEWS: Kay Allen Resigns Lawyered Up

BREAKING NEWS: Kay Allen Resigns Lawyered Up

  Friday morning we were tipped off by a very reliable source Mrs. Allen has chosen to resign her position. This is a very fluid situation, and by mid-afternoon Jack Long was speaking on her behalf saying she was not resigning. It’s a sordid mess and will be evolving over the next few days or […]

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