The name of the teacher is being withheld pending his notification by certified letter. Since he lives in Ragland, this may take a couple of days.
The board also voted on two other personnel actions, including Casey Prater’s withdrawal of interest for the cheerleader sponsor position at Talladega High School and Henry Ashley’s resignation as bus driver. All three votes were 5-0.
Also during the meeting, the board:
• Approved a field trip for the Talladega High School Band.
• Heard Superintendent Doug Cambell say the year had gotten off to a good start, including a well attended victory of the Talladega High School football team.
• Heard board Chairwoman Shirley Simmons-Sims announce that future meetings would include presentations from the system’s financial officer, curriculum coordinator and public relations representative.