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Mississippi County half cent sales tax extended

Mississippi County, AR (KAIT) - Mississippi County residents elected to extend a half cent sales tax Tuesday night to improve economic growth.

  888 voted for the measure while 372 voted against it.

  County Judge Steve McGuire told Region 8 News he's "very appreciative" of the citizens for approving the extent ion.

  McGuire also commented it put the county in a "competitive position".

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