Ron Cross

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 […]

Water Bills Have Never Been Such Great Reading

Water Bills Have Never Been Such Great Reading

Insider February 5, 2014 “Much has been discussed recently about why the county Commission has not taken action in the situation involving our Tax Commissioner and her alleged conduct.” So begins February’s slick water bill insert Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross pens monthly. He then lists comments directed towards the board apparently through news […]

Don’t Bet on It

Don’t Bet on It

Contrary to some in media’s opinion that Ron Cross has a race on his hands with Jim Bartley, many Columbia County Insiders disagree. There is a consensus that, along with Bartley’s braggadocio, he has a vicious temper and a penchant for vendettas. Not exactly what Columbia County voters are looking for in a leader. While […]