August 2017

NOW! YOU KNOW JACK

Fairhope is at a crossroads and if the community allows Council President Jack Burrell to ban people from speaking during the city council meetings, at public participation, then we have chosen the wrong road. Mr…


FLY CREEK – A DRAINAGE DITCH ?

The Fly Creek Apartments was the subject of a six day trial in Bay Minette. I spent 6 days observing the trial, listening to evidence and legal arguments. It went to trial because our city…


WONDERFUL WEDNESDAY

The recent US Senate primary statistics indicate 84% of Fairhope eligible voters decided NOT to participate or vote. LOOK IN THE MIRROR Only 17% of the registered voters in the state, voted in the senate…


LOOK IN THE MIRROR

Only 17% of the registered voters in the state, voted in the senate primary. Fairhope had only 14% vote. Alabama Senate special election results: Who will succeed Jeff Sessions? Voting results from the special election…


COVERED IN OIL

Senate candidate, and BP contractor, Trip Pittman could not get the oil off him. He was rejected by his constituents and barely got 7% of the vote. Many in Baldwin County predicted he would receive…


LITTLE CHOICE

The US Senate seat sought by a total of 19 candidates, 11 Republicans and 8 Democrats, primary is less than 4 days away. Alabama Senate race updated list: 11 Republicans, 8 Democrats qualify Today is…


FAKE NEWS AND RETALIATION

First let me announce that no longer will the Ripp Report accept comments from Jester 666 and the Truth teller, most likely one in the same. Their comments add nothing to the subjects at hand…


COUNTDOWN

The US Senate seat sought by a total of 19 candidates, 11 republicans and 8 democrats primary is less than two weeks away. Alabama Senate race updated list: 11 Republicans, 8 Democrats qualify Today is…


ALABAMA ETHICS, A POLITICAL TOOL

In Fairhope, “come fly with me” Jack Burrell is facing ethics complaints as well as Fairhope Airport Authority board member Ray Hix, Fairhope Municipal Judge Snedeker’s partner. The airport authority authorized hiring an attorney to…