Appomattox County employees will receive a two percent salary increase as part of the fiscal 2019 budget that is now in effect. School employees are also getting a three percent raise. The budget approved on June 29th also includes a one percent payraise for starting sheriff’s department employees that is in addition to the two percent already mentioned for county employees. In all, the Appomattox County budget totaled about $40.5-million dollars, which was about $103-thousand dollars more than the 2018 budget. Residential and personal property taxes remain the same.