Grand jury convened to investigate billboard issue connected to Sen. Greg Evers

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A grand jury in Leon County was convened on Tuesday to investigate, among other matters, an environmental group’s claims that State Senator Greg Evers used the influence of his former position as House Transportation Committee chairman to help a billboard company get around state regulations.

According to Deputy State Attorney Georgia Cappleman, the grand jury’s larger focus is the possible loss of revenue to the state by the waiving

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