Monthly Archives: February 2011

If it’s Friday…

it’s Talking Points with the Founding Fathers! So the headline on Drudgereport. com reads: “Combat troops to get gay sensitivity training” “American combat troops will get sensitivity training directly on the battlefield about the military’s new policy on gays instead … Continue reading

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Salaries for Lee County Government Officials

Recently, a public disclosure request was made inquiring about the salaries of Lee County Department Heads.  This is the information that was provided to the inquirer and Lee County Commissioners: Department Head  Current Salary      Social Services  $ 85,611.00 Health Director … Continue reading

Posted in Budget, Jobs & Workforce Development, Lee County Politics | 2 Comments

If It’s Friday…

it’s Talking Points with the Founding Fathers… ARE THEY THAT DUMB?  I’m referring to the Wisconsin teachers that are calling in sick to protest.  Just where the heck do they think the money to pay their salaries and benefits come … Continue reading

Posted in Budget, Education, Uncategorized | 6 Comments

No Paper Will Refuse Ink!

My philosophy professor in college once told me, “no paper will refuse ink.”  At first, I had some difficulty grasping his point.  Then, suddenly, it occurred to me: you can print anything you like, but the fact it has been … Continue reading

Posted in Budget, Education, Lee County Politics | 1 Comment

I will start the action…

Bob Heuts – You need to be fired!  I pay your salary.  You are an employee of the county. For those of you who have not read this morning’s Herald, here’s your headline: “Allied CEO: We’re taking our $3.5M elsewhere” … Continue reading

Posted in Economic Development, Jobs & Workforce Development, Lee County Politics, Taxes & Fees | 8 Comments

We’re in the news again!

This is a good one! Seems one of our community churches is ticking off residents. Apparently Sanford has a noise ordinance that says if noise goes 30 feet, you might get a visit from our trusty law enforcers! Brick City … Continue reading

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It’s just your money…

being spent on the Temple again! So in light of this news from the Fayetteville Observer (Published: 11:41 AM, Mon Feb 07, 2011), http://www.fayobserver.com/articles/2011/02/07/1069302?sac=Local Sanford, Harnett receive energy efficiency grants: “….In Sanford, $67,385 was awarded for lighting retrofits and upgrades for … Continue reading

Posted in Budget, Capital Improvements, Economic Development, Entertainment, Lee County Politics | 4 Comments