Friday, July 20, 2018

Hattiesburg Patriot

City’s $600 Million 30 Year Contract with York’s Groundworx Puts Tremendous...

After review by independent attorneys advising a group of concerned citizens, one attorney called the contract “an annuity for Groundworx.”  Another said Groundworx had “no...

Engineered to Fail? Warnings in 2002 Report to City of Hattiesburg’s...

A 2002 study of the City of Hattiesburg’s waste-water by In Pipe technologies predicted the odor and catastrophic overload of the city’s waste-water lagoon...

Mayor Johnny Dupree Announces Partnership With Febreze to Solve “Hattiesburg Stench.”...

In a special called meeting today, Mayor Johnny Dupree put before council his plans to partner the City of Hattiesburg with Febreze International to address the city’s...

State Auditor Seizes Hattiesburg City Records. Evidence of Bid Rigging Emerges...

Alleged malfeasance within the city of Hattiesburg’s Public Works Department under the leadership of Russell Davis and Tim Pittman has been well documented in...

Political Possum: Gia Croom’s fainting spell foils $150,000,000 “Sewage Heist” Turning...

As citizens were ordered to vacate citizen’s council quarters for a closed door executive session, Hattiesburg native Gia Croom fell out in the floor in...

Disgraced City Attorney Charles Lawrence Sued for $600,000 Over Unethical Behavior,...

The chickens are now coming home to roost for disgraced City Attorney Charles Lawrence and the Dupree Administration. Lawrence has now been sued to...

Mayor Dupree Ignored Gas Theft Controls and Internal Auditor Recommendations Found...

If one wants to allow, or facilitate theft and fraud within an organization, a lack of proper accounting controls and no internal audits would be textbook...

Mayor Dupree Failed to Disclose Repeated, Fraudulent Gasoline Purchases to Council...

Every city council meeting there is a claims docket whereby city council approves expenditures.  On Monday December 16th there was a slight hiccup in...

Washington, D.C. Department of Justice Clerk Cast Hattiesburg Mayoral Absentee Ballot...

In the next four years over 700 city jobs are employed under the Mayor, along with a $60+ million dollar annual budget, and the added lifetime expenditure of a generational...

Harrison County Resident Boasted on Facebook About Voting in Hattiesburg’s Special...

Harrison County resident Arvell “Trey” DeLaine III openly boasted about voting in Hattiesburg’s special election on Facebook September 24th. Mr. DeLaine went so far...