Tag Archive for gainesville times

Going, Going….

I read in the legal organ where they want to charge for people for the ability to read the news online.  Lucky for us, we will still be able to read the legals.  So, it looks like we will have to get our information from somewhere else.

When is a Pay Raise not a Pay Raise?

I had a friend in Sterling on the Lake text me a picture of a push card left on his Mailbox for one of the disputed races in Flowery Branch.  My friend’s question concerned the comment about repealing the 70% pay raise.  He wanted to know if the information was true and why he hadn’t…

No Respect

I would imagine that the Town of Braselton must be feeling a little like Rodney Dangerfield; they just can’t get any respect. First, the County goes and names a road within their jurisdiction, now it appears the state has done so as well.  In what has to be an embarrassing oversight for our legal organ,…

Half truth is too much to ask for

This has to be filed in the “if I read it in the paper, it must be true” folder.  While trying to unwind and catch my breath from the Falcon’s game this past Sunday, I decided to catch up on some news from the area.  While reading the local rag, I was reminded about why…

Legal Organ used to Screw Tax Payers?

Time to trade in my hat? Maybe it’s time for me to trade in my armadillo hat for a tin foil hat (difference explained here), because when it comes to conspiracy theories, when the paper gets involved you are getting deep.  Case in point: on Monday a prominent business leader has a letter to the…

Rise Up to Raise Up

What do our politicians do? Over the past couple of days the Gainesville Times has reported that one of our city councils are considering a pay raise and that our officials attend a lot of meetings. I am guessing that the Gainesville Times had set out on a witch hunt, but found that our officials…

And That’s All I Gotta Say About Tha’at

We are going to go a bit out into left field for this one. This is a not an article about the politics of Hall County Georgia, It is not even about the biased reporting from the Gainesville Times. I need to take a moment and address some of the morons that are posting comments…