The Executive Director of Tallahassee’s Downtown Improvement Authority will continue in her position for now. During a Monday meeting, the agency decided to postpone a decision about its embroiled leader until its next meeting. Paige Carter-Smith has been named in a warrant in an FBI investigation.
Local businessman Erwin Jackson is going after City Commisioner Scott Maddox. Jackson claims that Maddox illegally transferred funds from his 2016 superintendent campaign to a campaign account for a state Senate run in 2020.
Tallahassee City Commissioners will continue their budget talks in a workshop Wednesday. Officials started discussions during a meeting last month. Commissioner Scott Maddox says he’s glad to see the process kicking off early.
City Commissioner Scott Maddox is asking the courts to clear the way for him to be sworn back into office. He was blocked from taking the oath until a residency dispute was resolved. Monday a Leon County Judge ruled Maddox lives in his district.
Voters will soon know if Tallahassee City Commissioner Scott Maddox legally resides in city limits. Leon County Judge Karen Gievers has until Tuesday to rule on the case investigating Maddox’s residency.
Scott Maddox won reelection to Tallahassee's City Commission in the primary election held at the end of August. Now Erwin Jackson, the owner of Jackson Properties, is challenging that vote in Leon County Circuit Court.
City Commissioner Scott Maddox will run for re-election in his current seat. That means he’s out of the school superintendent contest. The decision is leading other candidates to drop out of the commission race.
There may be no Democratic Party primary for school superintendent this August. According to the Tallahassee Democrat, City Commissioner Scott Maddox says he’s considering dropping out of the race for superintendent. Instead, he would run to keep his seat on the city commission.
Former Leon County School board chairman Forrest Van Camp has officially filed to run for superintendent. He's trying to distance himself from the incumbent, and says the district needs some administrative changes.
Former Leon High School Principal Rocky Hanna will soon announce his political intentions. Hanna, now an administrator with the Leon School District, has been rumored as a potential candidate for district superintendent.
Tallahassee City Commissioner Scott Maddox says he's running for Leon School Superintendent in 2016. Maddox is the first person to declare for the race to either unseat, or replace current Superintendent Jackie Pons.
Tallahassee City Commissioner Scott Maddox is considering applying for another job—this time, as Leon County School Superintendent. He's not the only one eyeing the district's top education job, amid an ongoing federal probe.