A quiet conclusion
Staff - Editor

Take Me To Post Comment Form

A little after 8 p.m. last Tuesday, Dusty Zeigler gave a short rap of the gavel and concluded the regular meeting of the Effingham County Board of Commissioners. It also was very likely, barring something unforeseen in the next couple of weeks, his last act as the first elected at-large chairman.His successor, Wendall Kessler, was in attendance, as was incoming 1st District Commissioner Forrest Floyd. Outgoing 1st District Commissioner Bob Brantley was not in attendance for what would have been his final meeting after four years on the board.It was a calm, fairly benign, though lengthy, end to Zeigler’s term as chairman. There was no acrimony from any of the commissioners, no posturing or grandstanding to be found. There was no executive session to go into, either, so the close of regular business was the end of the meeting, no fanfare, no hoopla.

Latest Activity: Dec 19, 2012 at 6:35 PM

Bookmark and Share
Forward This Blog
Print Blog
More Blogs by pdonahue
Send pdonahue a Message
Report Abuse

Blog has been viewed (287) times.

Log In to post comments.

Previous blog entries by pdonahue
Will divergent diamond sparkle?
July 17, 2014
The meeting will be in Chatham County and it will be about something to be done in Chatham County but boy will it have an impact on a lot of Effingham County people. The state Department of Transportation has scheduled an open house for Aug. 12 on its “divergent diamond” ...
Read More »
Early runoff voting ending this week
July 11, 2014
Early voting for the July 22 primary runoff is under way, though there will be no Saturday voting this time around. Early voting will take place until July 18 at the board of elections and registration office, 284 Highway 119 South in Springfield. The old Marlow Elementary School, which was ...
Read More »
A welcome new road
July 05, 2014
I had the opportunity in the last few days to travel the new and final section of the Truman Parkway in Savannah, and it is superb. You have to get a little used to its terminus at Abercorn but it is a great way to get from the southside to ...
Read More »
Following a tangent's end
June 27, 2014
A call earlier this week from a reporter at another paper got me to thinking about a case that didn’t happen here but had some connection to the community. The call was about an accused couple who may have connections to here. So I asked about another case — the ...
Read More »
Primary runoff concerns
June 20, 2014
The primary runoff — for those races that weren’t settled in May’s general primary — is still a month away. Some of the candidates are starting to bare their teeth in their TV ads. And now the next wave of endorsements is starting to roll in. State Sen. Buddy Carter, ...
Read More »
[View More Blogs...]

Powered by
Morris Technology