June 17-- The Toombs County school board held a called meeting Wednesday and confirmed its appointment of Richard Smith as the new Toombs County School Superintendent starting July 1, according to school board chairman Clint Williams. Smith is currently the Associate Superintendent for Facilities and Operations with the Bleckley County School System in Cochran.
(L-R) School board members Toni Wilkes and Trent Akins, Board Chairman Clint Williams, new Superintendent Richard Smith, and school board members Michael Grimes and Russ Benton.
Meanwhile, the Montgomery County Board of Education has announced a called meeting Friday, June 19 at six p.m. to discuss personnel. The board meets at 703 Dobbins Street in Mount Vernon.