Harris Co. Superintendent announces upcoming retirement

HARRIS COUNTY, GA (WTVM) - Dr. Craig Dowling announced his plans to retire as Superintendent of Harris County at the Board of Education meeting on Thursday, September 5. His retirement will be effective January 1, 2014.

"It has been an honor to serve the Harris County School District as Superintendent" said Dr. Dowling. "I am extremely proud of the school district accomplishments both at the district and school level."

Dowling has been the Superintendent of the Harris County School District for four and a half years.

The school board says it will begin immediately formulating a plan to find Dowling's successor.

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