Milam County got just what it needed in the month just past, some positive numbers in sales tax collections. After being behind the 2016 pace all year, the November check was $91,855. That’s up 10.73 percent from the 82,953 recorded in November, 2016. For the year, county total is $914,669, down 10.88 percent from $1,026,393 over the same period in 2016. You must be an online subscriber to view this story. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 2 weeks.