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Sales tax drop puzzles Columbus

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COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — Sales tax collections continue to lag behind last year's revenue, raising questions about whether the city will have to amend its budget or dip into reserves to make up the difference. The Commercial Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/10lvpeD) that January revenue was reported at about $626,000, a drop of more than $24,000 from the same period in 2012. Year-to-date...