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Menahga voters concerned about tax increase due to referendum

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Tuesday, Nov. 3, the voters of Menahga will head to the polls and decide the fate of an $8.5 million school expansion project.

But Thursday night's public hearing raised a lot of "what ifs?"


What if state budget cuts continue and what if the citizens can't afford more tax increases, how can this new project be maintained?

"I'm concerned because the economy is getting worse," said Dan Rippentrop of Menahga.

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