Archive | June 12, 2015

Fayette County Property Transfers

District 7 • Cossie Horne to Gary McBride and Jennifer McBride for $57,000 (1.2 acres) District 8 • Frederick Motley and Brandy Motley to Ann McLeod and James Wade for $129,000 (Village of Oakland) District 10 • Jan Russell, John Russell and Jeffrey Russell to Elizabeth H. Piper Residuary Trust and Rusdun Farms Inc. for […]

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Fishing Derby

The Oakland Parks and Recreation Department held the annual Youth Fishing Derby at The Oaklands pond on June 6. The weather was perfect, as over 50 children baited their hooks and cast their lines hoping to land a whopper. All participants received a medal, TWRA donated fishing poles and tackle boxes as giveaways, and trophies […]

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Board discusses changing Town Charter to further define mayor’s responsibilities

The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen recently discussed the possibility of changing the Town Charter to further define the mayor’s duties and responsibilities. The discussion was conducted during the portion of the May 21 meeting designated for reports from board members. Declaring that a future mayor needs some “tie-downs” regarding his responsibilities at the […]

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