With two weeks before election day, Lynn Wright and David Chism continue to hit the campaign trail in Lowndes County.
Wright and Chism, both conservative candidates running for the vacant Mississippi House of Representatives District 37 seat, used various methods to appeal to voters Tuesday.
With less than a week before the qualifying deadline, former Lowndes County School District Superintendent Lynn Wright is so far the only candidate to file qualifying paperwork to run for the House District 37 special election.
Lynn Wright’s tenure as Lowndes County School District superintendent will end Dec. 31.
Technically, stakeholders were asked not to endorse or denounce specific candidates for Lowndes County School District superintendent Thursday evening during a board-hosted public forum at central office. Instead, the board asked for patrons to offer what qualities they wanted to see in the district’s chief executive.
Lowndes County School District Superintendent Lynn Wright is looking for job security at Lowndes County School District one way or the other.
During a special-call school board meeting Tuesday night, board member Brian Clark called out Wright for leaving open the position of district level vocational director, which oversees LCSD’s Career Technology Center, so Wright could take the job if he is not hired as superintendent at the end of the year.
The Lowndes County School District board laid out their list of criteria for qualified superintendent candidates during a special-call meeting Monday night.
Lowndes County School District’s board is creeping ever closer to starting a formal search for the district’s first board-appointed superintendent.
The Mississippi Supreme Court will let stand a lower court ruling that upheld the firings of Lynn Wright and Stacey Hester by the Lowndes County School Board.
The Mississippi Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments Monday in Jackson in two firing discrimination cases from Lowndes County.
A New Hope High School teacher was sent home Wednesday after a student allegedly found alcohol in the teacher’s bag.