The Union County Board of Commissioners received an update on roofing projects from Union County Public Schools.
Marce Savage resigned from the school board earlier this month. She represented District 6 and had been re-elected in November.
Students from Central Academy of Technology and Arts and Monroe High School witnessed a part of living history last week when Minnijean Brown-Trickey, a member of the "Little Rock Nine" came and spoke to them.
School Board Chairman John Collins announced Tuesday night that he accepted Marce Savage’s resignation, effective Jan. 31.
Last year a local bill passed the General Assembly imposing a two-year moratorium on funding lawsuits between the Union County Board of Education and the Union County Board of County Commissioners. The law set certain funding levels for the two years.
About a dozen Union County Public Schools assistant principals have been chosen to strengthen their leadership skills through a professional development training called Growing Leaders.