Library mills lagging in Fort Smith election

Posted: August 13, 2014 at 3:54 a.m.

Voters in Fort Smith on Tuesday were rejecting a 2-mill increase to the city's library tax to provide funding for enhancing and expanding the services the city's library system offers.

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