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Region 8 Millage Increases

Votes were held across Region 8 on Tuesday night for school millage increases.  So far, there are only 2 results available. 

A 3.5 millage passed in Corning overwhelmingly.  569 voted for the tax increase while 247 voted against it.

Another big school K8 News has been following is Greene County Tech in Paragould.  The results came in late Tuesday night.  1,743 people voted for the 4.9 millage increase while 973 voted against it.

Since the vote passed, the school says the money will be used to build a new $34 million high school on Highway 49. 

Stay tuned to KAIT for the very latest on the other millage votes as they become available.

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