November 19-- Toombs County employees will get a four percent raise next year if the County Commission approves a proposed budget of $9,272,576, an increase of $248,926 over this year.
A public hearing on the budget is set for December 11 at five p.m. before the regularly scheduled monthly commission meeting.
The commission agreed to pay off outstanding debts of $749,308.48 for county equipment and said the payoff will save the county $164,610.53 in interest payments
In other actions, two appointments were made to the Toombs County Development Authority. Tommy Rollins will succeed Al Darley and Robert Greene will take the place of Pollyann Martin.
Nine members appointed to the county Recreation Board are Anthony Cowart, Tim Burkett, John Herndon, Joseph Hutchinson, Kim Stephens, George Garbutt, Angie Braddock, Amy Claxton and Keith Mosley.