My condolences goes out to Evelyn Bullock and the entire family of the late Deacon James Bernard Bullock Rocky Mount NC.
I have been knowing Deacon Bullock since the late 80’s when I joined the Edgecombe County Democratic Party. Deacon Bullock was a very smart man and he was truly dedicated to whatever he was involved in.
Script.: Read Eccles. 3 and know, “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven”
Song: The Storm Is Over Now – Kirk Franklin
Although Tarboro town officials are remaining silent and council members are backtracking from comments about keeping citizens abreast of what is going on, governmental wheels are turning pertaining to former town manager Sam Noble.
Noble’s spending procedures of town funds were the focus of an investigation by the office of N.C. State Auditor Beth Wood, and the next steps in that probe are underway.
“I can confirm that the SBI Financial Crimes Unit is conducting an investigation into this matter,” SBI spokeswoman Teresa West said. “This is an active investigation, and we cannot provide more information at this time. (Source: Read more)
Taboro Town Council
Rick Page Mayor
The Political Agitator response: After hearing rumors about Knight being suspended and then later being told he had been fired, I then tried to reach him. I was able to reach him on last week and after speaking to Knight he was in good spirit and stated that he was pleased with the outcome of the investigation in which he would not go into detail. I understand personnel policies and procedures so I did not ask him specific questions. He did confirm he was suspended for 30 days, not fired and that he would be returning to work.
TARBORO – An apparent violation of a school harassment policy led North East Carolina Prep School officials to suspend one of its directors for a month without pay.
According to reports, North East Prep Director of Operations Taro Knight is currently serving a 30-day suspension without pay. Knight also is a member of the Tarboro Town Council.
“Taro Knight was suspended without pay for 30 days, effective Sept. 3, 2014,” North East Prep Director of Communications Diane LeFiles said in an email response to questions on the matter. “Upon advice of our attorneys, we are not at liberty to provide any additional information about this or any confidential matter.” (Source: Read more)