Barry Kennemore http://wkms.org en Graves County School Board to Vote on Special Election http://wkms.org/post/graves-county-school-board-vote-special-election <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Graves County Board of Education will have a special meeting at noon Wednesday, to vote on whether or not to proceed with a special election involving a proposed 18 percent property tax increase.</span></p><p>The tax increase would raise Graves County&rsquo;s property tax from 37.5 cents to 44.4 cents in an effort to bolster county schools. The special election is a result of a petition circulated by county residents who don&rsquo;t want the tax increase.</p><p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 21:14:38 +0000 John Null 35525 at http://wkms.org Graves County School Board to Vote on Special Election