REPORT FROM THE CAPITOL
with Representative Rick Jasperse
The Legislative session will be underway when you read this. I thought you might like to see the top issues and the variety of issues that will or could be addressed this year.
CARES would like to thank our local area schools for the generous donations given to us during the holiday season. These donations allow us to continue to feed those that are in need of help. We would like to thank Pickens High School and Leslie Zuidema, Tate Elementary and Gina Pyles, Pickens County Middle School and Paula Henderson, Jasper Elementary and Jennie Hutto Smith and Principal David Wilds, and Harmony Elementary and Susan Anderson. Harmony Elementary has gone above and beyond leading all schools in donations for the past several years.
Incoming officers for Jasper Merchants Association (l-r) Kirk Raffield, vice president; Haley Bouchie, president: Susan Horton, treasurer; and Paul Poore, secretary.
The Jasper Merchants Association would like to announce our board of directors for the next two years. President elect is Haley Bouchie of ALL-A-CART Mobile Food Service. Vice President elect is Kirk Raffield who is an individual member. Treasurer elect is Susan Horton of Horton’s Pet
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