bluecc300 BHOPKINS COUNTY, KY (8/2/13) – Recently, I addressed the City Council and the County, discussing the current and ongoing library situation.
 
We have three buildings that are worth what? That is the question. I have talked about the Tech Center, and now the Board of Education is walking away with 4.5 million to 5 million dollars down the drain.
 
On top of that, the Sports Complex is sitting in a swamp and wet lands. There are certain people on the Fiscal Court that want this sports complex, at the cost of 9 million dollars. This is a joke. You and I both know that there will be more money thrown into the “black hole.”
 
I want you, the citizens and voices of the city and county to call the members of the city and Fiscal Court and ask them when the wasting of our taxpayer money is going to stop?
 
On a final note, I approached the city and county, those that are elected by us, the citizens, and I asked them to contact me. Only one of them did. One person out of 13 that I approached actually contacted me, and the spending is still ongoing. We elected them, and they are doing nothing to stop this mess. They are walking away.
 
I rest my case.
 
Scott Rogers
Blue Collar Comments


 
Disclaimer: The content supplied by columnists and letters to the Editor on this site does not in any way, shape or form, implied or otherwise, necessarily express or suggest endorsement or support of any of such content, statement, or opinions therein. SurfKY News does not necessarily adhere to or endorse content provided by outside non-staff sources.

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Entrances, Parking Restricted at HCHS through Summer Months

HENDERSON, Ky. (6/1/15) — Beginning June 5, 2015, all Zion Road entrances to Henderson County High School will be… Read More

Four-Legged Friends Help Raise Funds for Children’s Shoes

CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (6/1/15) — The Muhlenberg County Happy Feet program launched its first fundraiser Sunday, May 31 at… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 27, 2015 7438

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 30, 2015 7231

Study of Virus Attack on Cancer Sees Success

by Julie Heflin
May 28, 2015 6577

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 4304

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 3916

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - May 27, 2015

by Crime Stoppers

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11350

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 9502

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

June 01, 2015 1700

Authorities Discover Meth Lab While Assisting…

by SurfKY News
May 31, 2015 1662

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
June 01, 2015 1452

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1439

Woman Charged with Falsely Reporting Kidnapping

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1415

Two Muhlenberg Women Injured in Collision

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1345

Traffic Signal at Intersection in Downtown…

by Keith Todd
June 02, 2015 1191

Juveniles Accused of Falsely Reporting Masked…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
June 01, 2015 1136

Human Relations Coordinator Identifies Possible…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 31, 2015 1132

Survivors, Caregivers, Supporters Gather for…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1117

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by SurfKY News