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Board Business: Lincoln County Schools

• The board addressed issues pertaining to the recent millage increase and presented a ten-year analysis of their millage rates for educational purposes.

• Superintendent Terry Brister said there is construction on every campus and the teachers are on task. He added that there is an overall good atmosphere on campuses.

• The board approved the financial report.

• The board accepted a bid on oil, gas and mineral leases from Franklin Land Company LLC, upon the approval of the Secretary of State’s office.

• The board approved the bid received on the Loyd Star gym/locker room remodel.

• The board approved giving a tenant living on the 16 Section a 30-day notice to pay unpaid taxes or revoke her lease.

• The board approved holding a special board meeting Sept. 22 to accept bids for Chromebooks in schools.

• The board approved the recommendation request and certified and/or non-certified recommendations and salaries for the 2014-2015 school year.

• The board approved a request to remove or add the 2014-2015 substitute teacher list.

• The board approved a family medical release request.

• The board approved the request to change a private contract.

• The board approved the collaborative agreement with Mill Creek of Magee.

• The board approved to collect money from players on the boys and girls high school and jr. high basketball teams for athletic shoes at Loyd Star.

• The board approved the request to pay for letterman jackets out of the West Lincoln Activity Fund and permission to accept a donation of $1,558.80 from the West Lincoln Booster Club to help with the cost of the jackets.

• The board approved the request to collect workbook fees for accounting workbooks.

• The board approved the request of West Lincoln to receive money for ad signs for the softball field.

• The board approved the request to accept three comfortable chairs from Larue Walden to the Enterprise Special Education, self-contained classroom.

• The board approved a revision of several board policies.

• The board approved the disposal of fixed assets and end of consent.