Category: Smith

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

Adam Smith: “I will sue you!”

After more than eight months and numerous requests, Adam Smith finally complied with my public records request; he sent me an email. My post, Adam Smith Is Wrong For Ramseur, must have struck a nerve, becauseĀ  on Friday September 6, the email you see below hit my inbox. Here’s the full text: “James Thurman Hubbard,…

By Jay Hubbard September 21, 2019 Off