Charged with DUI, lawyer tells cop he’s “going to be Mayor of this city” – Davis Griffin #Arrested

Ever wondered if a criminal defense attorney agrees to field sobriety tests when they’d charged with D.U.I., or if they answer questions when asked ? Metro police arrested Davis Griffin Tuesday morning, and he told them he was “going to be Mayor of this city”.

Jon Sewell reflects on Nashville’s Mayoral race with a Limerick

He was the Mayor we all deserved. He was pro-marijuana, legalization of drugs and prostitution (it’s your body, and we can use the tax income on both businesses, right?). He wanted to house the homeless, use art work for traffic calming strategies, no more corporate welfare, more money for small businesses, and even have a max wage cap for CEO’s based on how much they paid their employees. It was a grand dream. And all but 92 of you fucked it up. So now all you get is this limerick…

Mayoral candidate Jeff Napier can’t pay $850 Flex loan, wants to manage $2.2 billion city budget

Nashville Mayoral candidate Jeffrey Napier was named in a civil lawsuit on May 8th, and a civil warrant was signed on May 9th for him to appear in court. He is being sued by Advance Financial for a Flex loan that was never repaid, for $851.98, plus $283.99 in attorney’s fees, for a total of $1,135.97 + fees. As a reminder, the budget for the city of Nashville, for which the Mayor is responsible, is just over $2.2 Billion. Napier was reached by phone late Friday evening, and was not…

Inside Mayor Barry’s Office: Her top staff’s criminal charges & civil lawsuits

In light of recent events concerning the Mayor’s judgement, we decided to take a look at Mayor Megan Barry’s choices of who she surrounds her self with in her office. Looking at who she hired onto her staff in the Mayor’s office – and what kind of background they have. What we found is that the people that Mayor Barry has decided to surround herself with, may not be the people that you’d expect. Did the Mayor use her best judgement when choosing her staff? Among her Senior Advisors &…