James Hutcheson said it was the largest crowd he’d seen at a County Commission meeting in his 12 years as chairman.

A largely pro-tax, pro-county schools crowd packed the Commission chambers Wednesday, a crowd so large it overflowed and spilled out into the hall just outside the pair of double doors. They were there to support County Schools Supt. Cindy Wigley in her quest to get the Commission to pass a 1-cent countywide sales tax to be split among the 5 school systems based on student population. It would mean roughly $5 million in extra revenue per year for the county schools.

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I can only imagine the only reason this is continually kicked down the road is the lack of the five family's ability to be reelected. The families only think of themselves and no one else. It will not benefit their interest and agenda to ride the coattails of the Lt. Governor.

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