Category: CCC-CCS Scandals

Preliminary Notice of Intent to File a Lawsuit against Mt. Calvary Baptist Church for $523,5000 for money allegedly owed in the Sale of the “Old” North Shelby School!!! Report and Preliminary Notice provided by Robert A. Williams

One of the worst kept secrets in Cleveland County is the mystery surrounding the “old” Cleveland County School Board “selling” the “Old” North Shelby School to Mt. Calvary Baptist Church for $550,000 and never collecting the remaining $523,5000 after a…

Judge Forrest Don Bridges called to Task for protecting Corruption!! In Comments to Article “Cleveland County is a Crooked Place” $100 Reward Offered!!! Comments evaluation, recommendations and a reward provided and offered by Robert A. Williams

First, the comments: Mr. Willie Green copied me on his Message to Senior Superior Court Judge Forrest Don Bridges in regard to my article and his experiences with discrimination and retaliation in Cleveland County. From: Willie Green 3/29/2021 9:58 AM…

Kingstown is a MINO–Municipality In Name Only!!! North Carolina State Treasurer’s Office -Local Government Commission-Takes over Kingstown’s Finances!!! Local News Kept It Secret!!! City of Shelby and Cleveland County NEXT??? Report and arguendo by Robert A. Williams

For a long time now, I have been reporting Cleveland County is BBOKE! The Commissioners and County Manager Brian Epley will not admit the truth despite all the signs. Signs such as saying Cleveland County has good “Bond Ratings” yet…

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…

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…

New County Property tax evaluations are in YOUR mail boxes!! 35-50% Increases are Common!! Don’t “Boo-Hoo” to me. I told you so!!! And YOU Stayed Home!!! Prediction: 2022 Elections to be hotly contested!! Report, evaluation, predictions and “Ha-Ha’s” provided by Robert A. Williams

I have told this story many times. In 2008 at the height of the Housing bubble, Cleveland County evaluated all the property in Cleveland County for tax purposes. At that time home sales were booming and prices were hitting the…