News Line for Demorest

SPLOST VI committee: ‘Habersham County needs SPLOST’
Why does Habersham County need Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) VI? This was the topic of a Wednesday meeting of SPLOST VI focus group leaders.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Demorest Council designates 'Johnny Mize Drive'
Babe Ruth has eleven. Jackie Robinson and Mickey Mantle have eight each. Ted Williams, Joe DiMaggio and Hank Aaron have six. Now baseball Hall of Fame member Johnny Mize has one.
Source: Access North Georgia

Demorest to hire financial officer
The city of Demorest will soon bring on board a new full-time city treasurer/financial officer.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Demorest seeking to collect $385,000-plus water bill
With the city of Demorest’s metaphorical wallet narrowed by nearly $1 million due to delinquent tax/water bills, city personnel are again pursuing payment on as many unpaid accounts as it can.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Municipalities agree HMC debt takes SPLOST priority
A joint county/cities meeting March 25 saw across the board consensus Habersham Medical Center should be the recipient of funding from the proposed Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax VI.
Source: Northeast Georgian