In the past few years, Jason Spears, Columbus Municipal School District’s board of trustees president, said he has seen more district patrons “gathering at the river.”
For the past six months, architect Major Andrews has worked with the Columbus Municipal School District planning improvements at the Hunt campus, giving him the impression he would continue those services after a Feb. 23 tornado badly damaged the building on 20th Street North.
At a meeting of the Columbus Exchange Club Thursday, Columbus Municipal School District Board president Jason Spears said the biggest challenge facing the board is finding ways community members can get involved with the school district.
Amid a board investigation of school district finances, Columbus superintendent Philip Hickman publicly lashed out against the board president Friday.
A 3-2 vote on Thursday made Jason Spears the new president of the Columbus Municipal School District board of trustees.
A former Columbus judge has called on residents to apply for the Columbus Municipal School Board and contact councilmen after launching a series of accusations about sitting board member Jason Spears
Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees member Jason Spears has confirmed his intent to seek a second five-year term.
When the Columbus Municipal School District begins the search for a permanent superintendent, board members will have to come together, according to an official with the Mississippi School Board Association.
Dr. Mike Waldrop, director of the MSBA, spoke to board members Monday night during their monthly meeting.
The Columbus Municipal School District has a new Chief Financial Officer, but there’s still no resolution to who will serve as superintendent beyond October.
Jason Spears, vice-president of the Columbus Municipal School District’s Board of Trustees, announced Friday that he is resigning as board president of Link’d Young Professionals. He sent a letter to the Chamber of Commerce Thursday, informing them of his decision.