Author Archives: Joel Addington
When Baker County commissioners meet Thursday afternoon for a final budget workshop they will have two hours to make some tough decisions about how to arrive at a balanced budget for fiscal year 2014-15 before heading into the first public hearing on the new budget and taxes at 6 p.m.
Among the key questions are:
• Will property taxes have to be raised and, if so, by how much? The current budget proposal reflects a $1.1 million deficit and calls for a 14 percent tax increase, though commissioners now are leaning toward half that or smaller. Read More »
Two Sanderson residents are charged with firing at least six shots at a pedestrian on CR 127 during the early morning hours of September 1. Read More »
Angelina Tolliver has been surrounded by children her whole life. Read More »