A special meeting of the East Carroll Parish School Board was held Thursday, August 19, 1999 at 7:30 p.m. in the Boardroom of the School Board Office.


Member(s) present: Mrs. Georjean Jackson, Mrs. Fannie Hawkins, Reverend Tommy McKeel, Mr. Buford Perry, Mr. Gene Edmondson, Mr. Glenn Dixon, Mr. Ralph Coleman, Mrs. Evangelia Fields


Member(s) absent: Reverend Michael Owens


The meeting was called to order by the President, Mrs. Georjean Jackson and all visitors were welcomed.


Invocation was given by Mr. Gene Edmondson


Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mr. Glenn Dixon to give Mr. Sam Hamilton, Architect, permission to send the bid of $686,400 plus the deductible ($100,000) and other related expenses to Mr. Thomas J. Krautner.  Mr. Hamilton was also directed to contact the Traxler Construction Company in order to seek a lower construction cost.  The Board would revisit the situation in its regularly scheduled meeting of September 14, 1999.  At that meeting, the Board would decide whether to accept or reject the bid.




Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Fannie Hawkins to adjourn the meeting.