Tax Commissioner

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 […]

Columbia County GOP must intervene against the Allens

Columbia County GOP must intervene against the Allens

The reports have continued to pile up and they do not look good. Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen is sinking deeper and deeper into a political abyss that has been made worse, if that is possible, by her defiant public silence and refusal to come clean to her constituents. You know the sordid details, […]

Kay Allen: Wicked Witch or Batcrap Crazy?

Kay Allen: Wicked Witch or Batcrap Crazy?

On the day Charles Walker was released from his federal prison cell and brought to a local “halfway house” to finish out his 10-year sentence, I spent 90 percent of my award-winning radio show pondering the phrase that sits atop this column. Sad thing, three hours of “pondering,” and lots of input on the issue […]