Thoughts on the recent meeting of the Beardstown Board of Education

    On Wednesday, April 20, I attended the Board of Education meeting in the library of Beardstown High School. I was in attendance because I had a few concerns that I wanted to express to the board. The audience is allowed three minutes to express any concerns that they may have.
    I was the first to speak. My two concerns were:
    1) After a committee of four (two administrators and two veteran teachers and coaches) had spent several evenings interviewing candidates for a teaching and Head Football Coach position, the candidate that was chosen did not meet board approval.

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