Jim Watkins

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Clean Up on Aisle 3

  Seventy-two percent of all taxes collected in Jefferson County last year went to Jefferson County Schools. You should not have to be an accountant to understand how your money is being spent. You should not be in position to play catch us if you can in trying to follow the maze of Board
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A Nickel for Your Thoughts

“One Jefferson” means a student can transfer to any school in Jefferson County and get the same education and experience. That was the explanation of one of the incumbent Board members at a candidates’ forum, regarding the public relations slogan adopted a few years back that pushed aside
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