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Marion BOE is considering two
requests to help community groups

From the Feb. 22, 2017 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   The Marion County Board of Education has agreed to consider two requests to use its expertise/facilities to help the community in ways not directly associated with the school system, but designed to help local residents, especially youngsters.
   During the board's recently monthly meeting, they were asked to find space to house the ROC (Recreation Outreach Center) and to become the new fiscal agent for Marion County Family Connection.
   The ROC: Local pastor Larry Franklin, who is moving back to Buena Vista after a professional transfer took him to Vienna for a while, is looking to ... The rest of the story.