East Carroll Parish School Board

Regular Meeting, 6:30 P.M.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

 

Members present: Mrs. Jacqueline Folks, Mr. Gene Edmondson, Mr. Roger Shoemaker, Ms. Arlean Hampton, Mrs. Harriet Bridges, and Mrs. Shirley Fairchild

 

Members absent: Ms. Carolyn Ward, Mrs. Georjean Jackson and Mr. Marion Carraway

 

The regular meeting of East Carroll Parish School Board was called to order by Vice President, Mrs. Jacqueline Folks.

 

Invocation was given by Mr. Gene Edmondson and the Pledge of Allegiance was led by the audience.

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Shirley Fairchild to adopt the minutes of July 1, 2014 regular board meeting and the minutes of July 9, 2014 committee meeting.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

The following personnel changes were made:

 

Resignation

Jessie Cooper                 Librarian                                       General Trass High School

Denise Parker                 Special Education Teacher             Griffin Middle Academy

Dr. Tamika Lucas           Speech Therapist

Damien Brown                Teacher                                        Griffin Middle Academy

Niccole Brown                Teacher                                        Southside Elementary School

 

Employment

 James Taylor                 Teacher/Coach                            Griffin Middle Academy

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mrs. Jacqueline Folks read the resolution for the 2014 Millage rates and the following votes were offered.

 

Gene Edmondson                        Yes

Harriet Bridges                             Yes

Carolyn Ward                              Absent

Jacqueline Folks                          Yes

Roger Shoemaker                       Yes

Shirley Fairchild                           Yes

Arlean Hampton                           Yes

Marion Carraway                         Absent

Georjean Jackson                       Absent

 

MOTION PASSED

Ms. Arlean Hampton moved, seconded by Mr. Roger Shoemaker to approve all school fundraisers.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Ms. Arlean Hampton to accept the lone bid of $ 38,110 by Mr. Maxie R. Brown, Jr. for the purchase of Transylvania Elementary School.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Harriet Bridges to accept the rules and regulations for hunting on the Bearwallow tree farm without question and discussion.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Harriet Bridges to accept and apply the hunting rules and regulations for Bearwallow to CRP Land on Bullrun Road as well as Ward 1, Sondheimer.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

 Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Harriet Bridges to adjourn.

 

MOTION PASSED