Category: Library

Special Meeting, 25 September 2019

The Board of Commissioners held a special meeting this morning at the municipal building to discuss the library roof contract and the vacant fire chief position. I spoke to Mayor Shaw privately before the meeting and restated my request to make a public comment, which I initially sent in via email on the day the…

By Jay Hubbard September 25, 2019 Off

Breaking: New Information Emerges In Library Roof Contract Story

On Friday I reported late breaking details about Adam Smith’s attempt to award a roofing contract to Give N Go Construction without a proper vote in a public meeting. Upon receiving a series of emails spanning Sunday to Tuesday, September 15 -17, I contacted two commissioners, Caudle and Overman, to ask what they new about…

By Jay Hubbard September 22, 2019 Off

Who Voted To Approve This Contract?

On Friday afternoon, September 20, after nearly a week of no emails from anyone at the Ramseur municipal office, I received a flood of messages, including the ones you’ll find below. The first one is from Adam Smith to the town clerk and attorney Wilhoit, asking permission to award the library roof contract to Give…

By Jay Hubbard September 20, 2019 Off