Finalists for Floyd school superintendent's job announced

May 15, 2018--6:31 p.m.

NEWS RELEASE

After conducting an extensive search and completing candidate interviews, the Floyd County Board of Education has named its three superintendent finalists.

The top three finalists are Dr. April Childers of Rome, Georgia, Dr. Glenn White of Rome, Georgia, and Dr. Jeffrey R. Wilson of Cleveland, Georgia.

Dr. Childers is currently Deputy Superintendent with Floyd County Schools.

Dr. White is currently the Director of Student Services with the Floyd County School System.

Dr. Wilson is currently Superintendent of the White County School system.

Board Chairman Chip Hood said he felt like they have chosen three great finalists and believes all are fully capable of leading the school system.

The Floyd County Board of Education intends to make its final selection in approximately three weeks. 

 

 

 

 

Georgia Power has released tips on how to avoid scams of all kinds.
Georgia Power has a released a statement regarding safety around water activities this holiday weekend and during the summer.
A wreck in Bartow County is slowing holiday commute.
AAA will once again offer their Tow to Go service to avoid DUIs during the holiday travel in Georgia.
The Georgia Department of Transportation announces that they will suspend lane closures over the holiday weekend.
An arrest has been made in connection with the incident that occurred Wednesday at the Georgia State Patrol Post on Martha Berry Highway.
A homeless man is charged with credit card fraud and a Cedartown man is jailed for terroristic threats and acts.
The Georgia State Patrol is making final preparations for the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Troopers will be on full patrols, concentrating on impaired drivers and seat belt violations.
Once completed, this 2013 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax project will extend water lines to the Everett Springs community in northern Floyd County.
Capt. Dave Roberson has announced his intent to run for sheriff in 2020 when current sheriff Tim Burkhalter steps down.