Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Athens TN Sales Tax Hike Defeated


The city of Athens, Tennessee says NO to a half cent sales tax increase. Voters took to the polls and the unofficial results from the election commission say that the city is not in favor of the SPLOST increase. We were told that the increase would go to various school projects in Athens. At last check 65 percent of the votes decided against the increase and 35 were in favor.Depend on us to have the final numbers today.