On September 9, 2008, the Colquitt County School District issued $9,800,000 of General Obligation Sales Tax Bonds.  Gray & Pannell LLP served as bond counsel to the School District.  The bonds were the first series of bonds to be issued by the School District after the voters of Colquitt County authorized the reimposition of the ESPLOST and $20,000,000 of general obligation sales tax debt.  Proceeds of the bonds will be used by the School District to renovate and construct new educational facilies for the school system.