Athens City Clerk John Hamilton inadvertently provided the wrong information for Monday’s story answering readers’ questions regarding the Aug. 14 wet-dry referendum.
The average annual revenue from alcohol tax is $500,000. The city splits that with the Athens city Board of Education, so each entity keeps $250,000 a year.
An article in Saturday’s edition should have said former Morgan County Commissioner Charles Sparkman died Friday. His wife’s name is Faye Sparkman.
The Daily regrets the errors and is glad to set the record straight.
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