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No tax increase forecast for Dougherty County

Despite a shrinking tax digest, county commissioners seem determined not to raise the property tax millage rate.

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Dougherty County officials preparing department managers for possible 'Reduction in Force' scenario

Dougherty County officials are recommending a mixture of cuts and revenue enhancement opportunities.- J.D. Sumner, government writer

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Crowdis suggests three unpaid holidays to allow three paid for employees

Under the plan, county employees would get paid on Christmas, Thanksgiving and New year's Day, but Columbus Day, Veterans Day and Presidents Day would be unpaid.

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Dougherty commission may ask for board reports

Dougherty County commissioners may be asking representatives of boards to which they appoint members to periodically appear before the commission to talk about what their respective boards are doing. The discussion was prompted by last week's action by the Federal Trade Commission regarding the county's purchase of Palmyra Medical Center and the Hospital Authority's role.

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Tax digest drops another 7.8 percent

The impact on local government is likely to be 'significant,' officials say.

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Organizers pitch revival for downtown farmers market

The market is slated to open May 28th.


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