[2014-03-07] The question continues to linger in many political circles, will she or won't she? The question being asked of course is will current sitting Commissioner Rebecca Bays seek re-election to the County Commission. Instead perhaps embarking on a mission to unseat current State Representative Jimmie T. Smith in his District 34 House seat.
[2014-03-04] After attending the Chamber, Chronicle, EDC, and TDC grand opening last week in downtown Inverness. GroundHog received numerous responses regarding the event. Several citizens mentioned my brief encounter with Chronicle publisher Gerry Mulligan. Most indicated that he really was not the talkative type.
[2014-03-02] Whether the FDLE finds anything in County files which warrants further investigation remains to be seen. The interest Commissioner Dennis Damato has in Amerigas Partners L.P. is certain to make the matter any less confusing or quell any rumors.
[2014-02-27] A little more background concerning this civility /decorum ordinance is in order for citizens to begin to understand the true nature of Citrus County politics. The following is an example of just what fuels the ever suspicious beliefs of individuals such as Commissioner Scott Adams, as well as other citizens, here in the County.
[2014-02-27] GroundHog on Tuesday evening attended the much talked about Citrus County Chamber of Commerce, Citrus County Chronicle, Tourism Development Council, and Economic Development Council new office gr
[2014-02-26] If anyone in the rest of the country wants to see what's wrong with government, they need to come visit Citrus County government. We're passing laws just for the sake of passing laws. The civility / decorum ordinance which was brought forward by Commissioner Rebecca Bays several weeks ago received final approval on Tuesday. Our County's failure to follow our own ordinances regarding parliamentary procedure and this ordinance will be addressed in a subsequent article.
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[2014-02-25] I have reviewed supporting documentation for the BOCC agenda item E3 along with two recent stories from the Chronicle and one from GroundHog.