TAX SHOWDOWN: Huie and press last week.

  • TAX SHOWDOWN: Huie and press last week. (Photo by Brian Chilson)

We’ve written a couple of times — here and also here — about a publicity stunt by Pulaski and Saline County tax collectors — Debra Buckner and Joy Ballard, respectively — to stage a media event over collection of $900 in business personal property taxes said to be owed in Saline County by Dizzy’s, a Little Rock restaurant that moved in late 2009 from Benton.

Dizzy’s owner Darla Huie wasn’t happy then and the more she’s thought about it the less happy she’s become. She’s written the following statement (including a call for the resignation of Buckner and Ballard) to friends, neighbors and other businesses (UPDATE: Buckner has compiled of file of documents explaining and defending her actions):