The city taxes this year will be $9.415 od the $1,000 valuation. Las year they were $5.92. Without the hospital site tax, the city taxes this year would have been $7.07. The amonnt of city taxes to be raised this year is $68,200 of which $17,000 is for the hospital site and $51,200 for other purposes. The assessed valuation oi the city is $7,244,043 an increase ol $97,000 over last year. The ashessed valuation in this city is higher than that of Jackson. The state tax will also be considerably higher.