Opinion
To the Editor: There were two great letters in the Argus the week of January 14 about banning frac sand mining in Houston County, one from Michael Fields and one from Kent Holen. I am in total agreement, there seems no good reason to let this destructive practice get a foothold in Houston County. Pl...Read More
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Joe Nathan Center for School Change Many things impressed me as I marched with thousands of others in St. Paul on Jan 19, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, but what pleased me most were the hundreds of participating families. Parents from cities and suburbs brought their youngsters – some appearing ...Read More
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By Traci Bruckner, [email protected], Center for Rural Affairs The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking public comments on recent changes to the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP). The program, the most significant leap in conservation policy in a decade, was designed to reward top-notch cons...Read More
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By: Justin Zmyewski,  Commissioner District #2 1. The Houston County Local Tax Levy in 2005 was $5,039,979. 2. The Houston County Local Tax Levy in 2014 was $10,538,872. 3. From 2005 – 2014 the Houston County Local Tax Levy increased by 118%. 4. The Houston County Local Tax Levy in 2015 will be $...Read More
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