For those who venture beyond the paywall, here's a word about a longstanding fight that started with a pricey coffee machine debate . . . Read more:
Citizens of Clay County have collected more than 9,000 signatures in a petition to have the county government audited. After the signatures are verified, State Auditor Nicole Galloway's office can begin its performance audit. The two Clay County commissioners who've cut the sheriff's budget by $1 million may think they're sticking it to him, or to "criminals" in the county jail he runs.