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SIMPSON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Thursday night, the Trojans staked claim to the Division 3A Region 6 title by completing an undefeated run through district play by knocking off St. Andrew's Episcopal 2-0. 

It is contract renewal time in the Simpson County School District. 

Staff recommendations for the 2019-2020 school year were approved last Thursday at the regular board meeting. 

The City of Mendenhall and Simpson County Economic Development District are one step closer to finalizing their deal that will result in an additional water tank located on Hwy.

The City of Mendenhall has taken the next step in acquiring the water tower located on Highway 43.

The purpose of a special called meeting of the Simpson County School District board Monday afternoon was unclear even to board members.

EARLY DISMISSAL

SIMPSON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Due to the potential inclement weather for Thursday, April 18, Simpson County School District will dismiss at 12:30 p.m. Classes will resume on Monday, April 22, 2019





Board looks at facilities

By PAT BROWN,

The Simpson County School Board is considering the possibility of having a facilities study plan done to assist them in determining the best plans for the future of the physical facilities in the school district.

The cost of the facility analysis would be $22,000.  






DA publishes sentences

District Attorney Matt Sullivan announces that during the March 2019 term of Circuit Court, multiple defendants were adjudicated guilty and sentenced to significant punishments for the felony crimes they committed in Simpson County.    





Meeting’s purpose unclear

By PAT BROWN,

The purpose of a special called meeting of the Simpson County School District board Monday afternoon was unclear even to board members.

The notice sent to the newspaper stated as the reason “for Interview of Greg Paes for consideration of Superintendent appointment.” 


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