Thursday Thunder

CATALYST JUSTICE

How many people remember Sen Tripp Pittman and his theft of BP money to the tune of $750,000 dollars? How many people remember our new Senator, Chris Elliott, and his DUI charge? How many remember…

Read More

CATALYST PARTY

The last Fairhope’s City Council meeting was only 30 minutes, maybe the shortest meeting on record. A short meeting, however some very interesting subjects. To save you a little time check in at 12:40 minute…


LOST OPPORTUNITY

The Mayor of Fairhope is cutting the city budget to compensate for the anticipated loss of municipal income due to COVD-19. The staff, police, fire and other cuts came up to 2.6 million. Does that…


FAIRHOPE COUNCIL ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL

Fairhope is facing many major issues at one time and the CATALYST council is asleep at the wheel. Coronavirus and the Arts and Craft Festival, HB 203, and Fly Creek Apartments. The Mayor has been…


RUNOFF

The First Congressional District race is now down to two, Jerry Carl and Bill Hightower. Carl edged out Hightower overall by 1226 votes. Hightower the CATALYST candidate scored 3126 votes more than Carl in Baldwin…


Letter of Concern

August 7, 2019 Dear Casi Calloway: I can no longer, as Mayor, sit back and allow the City’s reputation to suffer while Mobile Baykeeper continues to share sensationalized “news” releases without transparent facts. Your failure…


RUN AWAY TRAIN

I apologize that The Ripp Report missed the last two Wonderful Wednesday’s, we should be back on schedule by the first of the new year. Baldwin County has 14 municipalities, 14 Mayors, a County Commission…


THE FACE OF NO

FAIRHOPE For 12 years The Ripp Report has been reporting on issues related to Fairhope. One thing that is perfectly obvious is that the way Fairhope has been governed, has not worked. It has not…


WOMEN OF BALDWIN

Vote candidate not party. Straight ticket voting is voting blind and allows corruption to flourish and compromises elected officials. It strengthens the good ole boy network and Catalyst candidates, something all parties should be against….


FACT and FICTION A B C

Hard to tell what the truth is these days but some information leaking out, if true, will set Fairhope’s hair on fire. A. Jack Burrell denied, on WACO radio, any party was held at his…