The Houston County Commission on Tuesday, June 27, 2017, approved a budget that includes a salary increase for full-time employees but does not address the issue of experienced employees making the same as new workers in the same job.
Diamante Dominique Dargan, 20, pleaded guilty to aggravated assault in shooting five people at a party on Magnolia Avenue in Warner Robins on July 13, 2016. Dargan was sentenced to 20 years, 13 of which he’ll spend behind bars.
The Centerville City Council gave final approval Tuesday, June 20, to a $10.2 million budget for Centerville’s new fiscal year starting July 1. The budget is based on the same millage rate used since 2013, 11.972 mills.
The Warner Robins City Council postponed making a decision on its budget at its meeting Monday, June 19, after disagreement over whether the city should raise taxes to pay for implementing recommendations in a pay scale study.