Habersham County voters approve ESPLOST extension, re-elect Commissioner Jimmy Tench

By Rob Moore Reporter
Posted 9:53PM on Tuesday 24th May 2022 ( 4 months ago )
Voters in Habersham County have approved a 1-cent Educational Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax renewal by a 61% margin.
Additionally, incumbent District 3 Commissioner Jimmy Tench has escaped a runoff after receiving 55% of the votes against Republican challengers Jimmy Dean and Jason Mark Smith.
In Mt. Airy, voters overwhelmingly approved Sunday alcohol sales with a 65% margin.

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