Month: August 2016

Cleveland County Fair is Busted!!!–Money Missing??? Commissioners Sneak Fair $250,000 of Taxpayer’s Money!!!– Commissioner Ronnie Hawkins of Kings Mountain Voted No to the Give-away at June 21, 2016 Commissioner’s Meeting! –Report by Robert A. Williams

Editor’s Note: How the Cleveland County Fair has gone broke and requesting the Commissioners to bail them out cannot be explained without going through some complex history, some complex circumstances, some basic corporate deficiencies, some basic leadership failures, some basic…

Burns and Crest Auditoriums!!–A Bait and Switch??? Just a Publicity Stunt? Or the Real Thing?? 8-22-2016 School Board Meeting Full of Contradictions and Deception!!!– Report and explanation by Robert A. Williams

According to the Shelby Star’s version the Cleveland County School Board voted to build auditoriums at both Burns and Crest High Schools. What was actually approved was exactly this: “MOTION to authorize the administration to begin the architect selection process…

Crooked Commissioners Officially Lie about New Budget and Record Keeping Policies– DCC Partial Loan Repayment called a “Revenue” for the County???–Financial Policy for County a Scam-Say One Thing and Do Another!! Report and evaluation by Robert A. Williams

Let’s start this article off by stating that, according to North Carolina State Law, government agencies (of which the Cleveland County Commissioners are included) must do their business in open meetings, except for very limited circumstances that do not apply…