Pocahontas County Board of Education Agenda for the 10-22-19 Meeting

The Pocahontas County Board of Education will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday October 22nd at Pocahontas County High School. The Local School Improvement Council Meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m., which will be immediately followed by the Board of Education meeting.

After normal opening procedures, which include approval of minutes and of the agenda for this meeting, the Board will entertain any public delegations.

The School Superintendent will make his report and offer special recognitions, which will be followed by informational reports and Central Office updates by:

  1. Emmit Doolittle, the Student Representative
  2. Bob Sheets and Paul Vosteen of the Drum and Fife Corp
  3. Kendall Beverage, of the Pendleton Community Bank

The Board will than consider approval of financial reports and matters, which includes payment of Local Government Purchasing Card charges of $13,624,81; budget adjustments; employee payroll for October 8th; and grant awards.

They will consider approval of the parent and community volunteers for this school year.

The Board will then vote on approving a list of proposed Service and Professional Personnel actions. A link to that personnel list, as well as to the official agenda can be found here: 10-22-19 BOE Actual Agenda

The Board members will hold a Matters of the Board session prior to adjourning the meeting.


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Tim Walker

Tim is the WVMR News Reporter. Tim is a native of Maryland who started coming to Pocahontas County in the 1970’s as a caver. He bought land on Droop Mountain off Jacox Road in 1976 and built a small house there in the early 80’s. While still working in Maryland, Tim spent much time at his place which is located on the Friars Hole Cave Preserve. Retiring in 2011 as a Lieutenant with the Anne Arundel County Police Department in Maryland, Tim finally took the plunge and moved from Maryland to his real home on Droop Mountain. He began working as the Pocahontas County Reporter for Allegheny Mountain Radio in January of 2015.

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