Muscogee County School Board members expected to name finalist

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A called Board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, July 9, 2013.  The Board of Education will convene at 12:00 p.m. at the Muscogee County Public Education Center, at 2960 Macon Road.

The purpose of the meeting is for the Board to take action to determine the person(s) it deems best qualified to serve in the position of Superintendent of Education.  A press conference will be held at 12:15 p.m. in the foyer of the Public Education Center.

For more information, e-mail, call 706-748-2034, or log onto and access the agenda through the BoardDocs link, or (706) 748-2018, Karen P. Jones.

School Board Chair Rob Varner tells us that board members will be voting on a finalist for Muscogee County Superintendent next Tuesday.

There then has to be a 14 day wait period before they can vote to appoint a new superintendent for the district.

Copyright 2013 WTVM. All rights reserved.