School board, fiscal court hold brief

Posted January 14, 2015 at 8:08 pm

meetings last week

Two separate public meetings were held last week, with the Clinton County Board of Education holding a regular session and Clinton County Fiscal Court conducting a brief call session.

* School board: The Board of Education held a regular monthly meeting/work session last Thursday evening, January 8 at the Central Office with all members present.

The board held a lengthy closed session for a hearing that was listed on the agenda, “which may lead to the discipline or expulsion of a student.” However, upon returning to open session and pursuant to legal counsel’s advice, no action regarding the hearing was announced.

During the long session, which began at 4:30 p.m. and ended approximately two and a half-hours later, Superintendent Charlotte Bernard conducted

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