Shemane Pepe’s kids regularly came home from their New Orleans public school without books and usually happy other students didn’t try to rob them of their shoes or jackets.Read More →
Tennessee auditors gave the town of Ridgely what Mayor Steve Jones called one of its best audits ever — except for that part about a town alderman who has unpaid property taxes.Read More →
A state representative wants government officials pushing an open burn of 15 million pounds of dangerous M6 propellant at Camp Minden to testify under oath and make their statements public.Read More →
Government officials knew as far back as 1989 explosive material stored at Camp Minden had already contaminated soil, surface water, and groundwater around the plant, according to a memo written last summer.Read More →
By Chris Butler | Tennessee Watchdog
NASHVILLE — In choosing one of three competing bidders for a roadwork project, the Williston City Council picked the one that charged four times as much as the other two, according to a new audit.
State Comptroller Justin Wilson’s audit said council members chose contractor Ricky McQueen, who charged an even $42,000 […]