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Stories Added - March 2009
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CISD approves budget amendments
Houston County Courier -  March 2009

By Daphne Hereford
Managing Editor

During a regular meeting held Monday, March 9, Crockett Independent School District board of trustees unanimously approved two budget amendments to accommodate the receipt of $97,509.93 in federal forest funds.
According to the agenda, a total of  $18,229.07 was to be used to fund bus driver’s salary increases and $79,280.86 would be earmarked to pay outstanding legal services bills but was actually added to the undesignated surplus fund.
Trustees called a special meeting for Monday, March 16 to consider local policy BDD-Board Internal Organization – Attorney and local policy BE-Board meetings policies.
In other business, trustees approved the consent agenda, TASB Update 84 for teacher term contracts and probationary contracts.
In non-board meeting related matters, CISD Business Manager John Walker announced on Tuesday, March 10 that he would be leaving district to accept a position in Commerce.
Walker has worked for CISD since  2003.



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