New school board members, along with re-elected incumbents, took the oath of office Monday evening at the Johnson City Municipal and Safety Building.
Johnson City Board of Education veterans Tom Hager and Kathy Hall were joined by newcomers
As a retired school teacher and a local activist, Michelle Treece has often emphasized the importance of equity and diversity within the local school system before throwing her hat in the ring during the November school board elections.
Paula Treece narrowly defeated Kenneth “Herb” Greenlee in this year’s Johnson City Board of Education election to fill the vacancy left after former Board Member Stacie Torbett’s midterm resignation.
Shortly before Monday’s Johnson City Board of Education meeting, board members and district officials hosted a reception for John Hunter and Richard Manahan to honor their time on the board.
On the night of Nov. 6, the Johnson City Board of Education election results will be announced after local voters go to the polls.
A forum earlier this week allowed six Johnson City Board of Education candidates to address questions from the public in hopes of positioning themselves for election or re-election.
Equitable school funding, diverse staff and resources for LGBTQ students were some topics addressed Tuesday during a public forum for six candidates running for election to the Johnson City Board of Education.
The Johnson City Press forum Tuesday at Memorial Park Community Center for Johnson City Commission and Board of Education candidates. Scroll down for video. Forum begins at 2:00 in feed.
The public is invited to attend a candidate forum featuring Johnson City Commission and Board of Education candidates on Tuesday at Memorial Park Community Center.
Paula Treece and Kenneth “Herb” Greenlee are running to fill the seat vacated by Stacie Torbett and serve the remainder of the term until December 2020.
On Monday, the Johnson City Commission and Johnson City Schools officials hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new gym and cafeteria at Liberty Bell Middle School.
Dr. Ralph Van Brocklin always wore cowboy boots — even in the operating room. The only time you’d catch him without them in public was when he was running.
Public education needs relentless champions, and it’s hard to describe Dick Manahan as anything less.
Johnson City Board of Education member Richard Manahan announced Thursday his plans not run for re-election in November.
The Johnson City Board of Education discussed possible action on faculty raises and the district’s recommendations for TNReady state testing at Monday’s meeting.