HEPHZIBAH, GA (WFXG) - The referendum to allow Sunday sales of alcoholic beverages in Hephzibah was passed by voters.
The language of the measure read:
Shall the governing authority of the City of Hephzibah, Georgia be authorized to permit and regulate package sales by retailers of malt beverages, wine and distilled spirits on Sundays between the hours of 12:30 P.M. and 11:30 P.M.?
"Yes" received 381 votes, which equates to 51.84% of the total votes.
"No" received 354 votes, which equates to 48.16% of the total votes.