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Marion BOE to interview 4
candidates for Superintendent

From the Feb. 1, 2017 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   The Marion County Board of Education has narrowed its search for a new superintendent to four candidates and will be interviewing them each over the next week.
   The School Board will interview two candidates on February 2 and two candidates on February 9. They hope to make their final decision and announce the name of the new superintendent on Tuesday, February 14.
   "We have a great group of candidates," said Board Chair Ann Watson. "We are very fortunate to have very qualified applicants. It is a hard decision to make. We also know it is very important decision for our school system and our community."
   The Journal requested the names of the four remaining candidates, which were narrowed down from 26 total applicants. However, the board ... The rest of the story.