SPLOST passes - Morgan County Citizen
Morgan County voters approved the new SPLOST (Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax) by a wide margin Tuesday evening. A total of 62.36 percent of Morgan voters (1809 ballots) opted to renew the next six-year-long SPLOST, a one-penny sales tax to fund capital outlay projects for Morgan County and municipalities. Morgan Republican voters overwhelmingly cast their ballots for sitting U.S. Congressman for District 10 Jody Hice, who earned 81.68 percent (1623 ballots) of the vote. Morgan County Democratic voters were split between two Democratic candidates for District 10: Chalis Montgomery, ... Read More