Author: Robert A. Williams

Commissioners, School Board Set to Flim-Flam Taxpayers-Again!!! To Secretly Funnel land and Property Tax (substitute) Revenue from Casino Away from CCS Merged School District!!! To Benefit only land speculator pals of Eddie Holbrook!!! And KM Parks!!! Report, evaluation and truth provided by Robert A. Williams

The Cleveland county Commissioners, at their March 16, 2021 Meeting are about to flim-flam County Taxpayers out of Millions of dollars. And more!!! First, there was the sale of the Cleveland County Healthcare system for pennies on the dollar of…

Crazy School Board “Special Called Meeting” for Monday, March 15 @ 6:00pm!! They are gonna waste $168,700 just because they’re stupid!!! Actually, Double Stupid on top of being Double Crazy!! It is YOUR tax money that is being wasted. We will do the math!!! Report and the Truth provided by Robert A. Williams

Facts: Cleveland County Schools have been closed down for full in-person learning for over one full year. The Cleveland County Schools Budget for this one-year period was approximately $155 Million. But now CCS says they are broke. CCS did not…

Commissioners receive Offer to Settle in Latest Lawsuit!!! Conditional Offer to settle for $125,000 if settled IMMEDIATELY!!! Lawsuit against Commissioners, DSS and Doug Bridges for Employment Discrimination based on race and retaliation!!! Commissioner’s New Lawyer scolded by Plaintiff!!! Report and recommendation by Robert A. Williams

This Federal lawsuit, Rev. Dante Murphy v. Cleveland County Commissioners, Doug Bridges, DSS Director Katie Swanson and likely others before long is the second lawsuit filed in Federal Court against the Cleveland County Commissioners and DSS. The first one, several…

Construction Already Underway for “Tiny Home Community!!” Off Kings Road-East Main Street in Shelby–For Homeless Veterans!!! Zoning Change Request to be withdrawn—Not needed!! Everything is a done deal thanks to the Shelby City Council and Mayor!! Report of facts (and satire) by Robert A. Williams

The Valor Village-Shelby Project, a 70+ unit housing project utilizing 160 Square Foot individual prefabricated modules to house homeless veterans has already started. Clearing the property has begun. Bringing in a Construction Support “Garage” has already happened. The Zoning Change…

Valor Village Shelby–Project Under Fire from Neighbors!!! A “Tiny House Community” for Homeless Veterans on City of Shelby Council Meeting Agenda for March 15, 2021 at Don Gibson Theater!! Large Protest in OPPOSITION from Neighbors being organized!!! Report, comparisons and arguendo by Robert A. Williams

The Valor Village Shelby Project touts itself as being a patriotic organization with the Mission Statement being: To Create a community that honors the concept of “Leave no one behind.” These “Valor” folks want to build around 76 “Tiny Houses”…

County Shooting Range shutting down, can’t pay for itself!!! Taxes, Lies and Politics-Cleveland County Style!!! Taxes Going UP, Big Lies told by all and Dirty Politics!!! County Hires Tax Management Consultant to Audit Taxpayers and Maximize tax increases!!! County hires new lawyer-More lawsuits!!! Ha-Ha, the Shelby Star told you so!!! Report, rumors, gossip, sea stories, Fairy Tales and facts by Robert A. Williams YOU decide which is which!!!

Editor’s Note: Don’t believe a word in this article. Nothing is true unless the Shelby Star writes it!!! (Ha-ha-ha!) This article is somewhere between Rhetorical Hyperbole and 100% truth. You decide which is which and how much. This is an…

Lawsuit Update!! Commissioners Pay off One Lawsuit, And Two Lawsuits take its Place!!! Corruption keeps on increasing as taxpayers have to pay the lawyer bills and the payoffs!! Report, update, arguendo and gossip by Robert A. Williams

Folks, if you are mad because your taxes are going up, YOU ain’t seen nothing yet. The Willis v. Cleveland County Commissioners, County Manager Brian Epley, County Health Department Dorothea Wyant and Sam Lockridge lawsuit has been dismissed by “Stipulation.”…

New School Board Majority Disrespects Danny Blanton and Public!!! Won’t “Second” Blanton’s Motion to Restart schools immediately, won’t pick up on Blanton’s notifications of facility problems, won’t even include Blanton’s comments (or Public comments) in official school board meeting records!!! Report, comments, arguendo and gossip by Robert A. Williams

Editor’s Note: I apologize to all my readers for my struggle with finding the proper “nickname” for the new School Board Chairman, Robert Queen. First, I tried “god” with a little “g”. That just didn’t seem right. In discussions with…