Sunday, November 19, 2017
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Tag: public education

Rep. Corbin and Sen. Davis disagree on school class legislation

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer One of the first things House Representative Kevin Corbin did after taking office was sponsor a bill to address classroom...

School board prioritizes capital outlay projects

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Ensuring that the infrastructure of Macon County Schools stays current, affording its students the best educational opportunities possible is something...

Tracking systems to be added to school buses

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer All school buses in Macon County's fleet will be outfitted with state-of-the-art GPS tracking systems before school begins in August....

Teacher pay improved in proposed state budget 

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Days ahead of the budget deadline, members of the North Carolina House and Senate reached a budget compromise that will...

Macon County Board of Education weighing options of two meetings per...

  Brittney Burns – Staff Writer The Macon County Board of Education meets the fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. On some nights, the...

School board approves Gibbs as Director of Secondary Curriculum for MCS

Brittney Burns -- Staff Writer The Macon County Board of Education unanimously approved Todd Gibbs as the new Director of Secondary Curriculum and Auxiliary Services...

Macon County Schools ask state to restore funding to local districts 

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Citing the North Carolina Constitution, Macon County Schools approved a resolution Monday night asking the state to fulfill their obligation...

School system debates potential impact of proposed county budget 

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer When giving his annual budget message to commissioners, County Manager Derek Roland touted state legislators for their continued commitment to...

Commissioners approve $15,000 to resurface track at Franklin High School 

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer With the help of a private donor and funds from the Macon County Board of Commissioners, Franklin High School will...

DOT to help repair bridge at MMS

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer The traffic pattern at Macon Middle School may soon return to normal. MMS Principal Scot Maslin brought the status of...