This letter to the editor is about the wasteful, and what I would classify as fraudulent, spending by our federal, state and local governments by forcing taxpayers to pay taxes on their properties and yet getting very, very little services in return....
Department of Public Safety: December reports
Fines and forfeitures: $63,060
Municipal court cases: 567
Jury trials requested: 31
Larceny of motor vehicles: 4
Traffic warnings: 756
Non-traffic arrests: 154
Traffic arrests: 247
Calls for service: 3,688
Officer-generated calls: 2,211
NAME: Dorothy Lee Macafee
HOMETOWN: North Augusta
OCCUPATION: Fitness coordinator at North Augusta Family Y
FAMILY: Husband, Chris; and two sons, Kenneth and Timothy Andrew
PETS: Andi and Amos Moses (dogs), Solace (...
THROUGH APRIL 10: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, free income tax preparation services from AARP tax aide; Nancy Carson Library, 135 Edgefield Road; to schedule an appointment, call (803) 279-5767 THURSDAY: 6 p.m.
High school basketball teams have advanced to the postseason. Briarwood's squads cleared the region tournament last week and have advanced to the state tournament. Thomson High School's teams are in region playoff this week, at Josey.