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Flooding not uncommon in area of Boldo PDF Print E-mail
Written by Melissa Crabtree - CBS42 News   
Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014 05:47
 
School board votes to close three schools in Walker County PDF Print E-mail
Written by Briana Webster, DME   

A wave of emotion swept over the crowd at the Walker County Board of Education meeting Thursday afternoon as superintendent Jason Adkins and board members decided to close three public schools. The board voted Thursday to close Parrish High School and Sipsey and T.S. Boyd elementary/junior high schools, which will go into effect at the end of this school year. Adkins said he felt the sorrow and emotion from those in the crowd, but he stood by his recommendation of closing the schools. 

Read more: Daily Mountain Eagle - BOE votes to close 3 schools

Last Updated on Friday, 11 April 2014 08:08
 
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