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Shelli Poole's Blog Posts Tagged 'board' (22)

Bryant School Board Appoints New Member to Vacant Seat

Photo: Bryant School Board. Front (left to right): Ben Lewellen, Dr. Scott Walsh, Sandra Porter (Vice-President); Rhonda Sanders. Back (left to right): Michael Daly (President); Scott Hart; Joe Wishard (Secretary).

At a special meeting on June 7, the Bryant School Board voted unanimously to appoint Ben Lewellen to serve the remainder of the term for Zone 4.



Added by Shelli Poole on June 10, 2016 at 8:59am — No Comments

Bryant School Board Meets Monday Night About a New School Logo

The Bryant School Board meets Monday, April 4th, 2016, at 6:00 pm, for work session in the Professional Development Center located on the Bryant High School…


Added by Shelli Poole on April 4, 2016 at 4:26pm — No Comments

2016 Inductees Announced for Bryant High School Hall of Honor

Added by Shelli Poole on March 22, 2016 at 10:17am — No Comments

Bryant School Board Meets Thursday - Hill Farm Barn, Transfers, School Choice, Bleachers, Travel, Artwork, more

Bryant School Board Meeting 3/17/2016 - 6:00 PM

Professional Development Center Bryant High School

Building 18

Click for accompanying documents: …


Added by Shelli Poole on March 17, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Bryant School Board Meets Jan 21

Bryant Schools invites and encourages the community to participate in the process of educating Bryant students by attending school board meetings and work sessions. They are open to the public. By attending, you will better understand how your school district…


Added by Shelli Poole on January 4, 2016 at 6:35pm — No Comments

Benton Chamber Welcomes New President

The Benton Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes new Chamber President, Paul White.

Here's a letter from White to Chamber Members:

I hope you've had a Merry Christmas and are enjoying a Happy Holiday…


Added by Shelli Poole on January 4, 2016 at 3:42pm — No Comments

Bond Issue on Agenda for Bryant School Board Thursday Night

Bryant School Board Meeting

12/17/2015 - 6:00 PM

Professional Development Center

Bryant High School,  Building 18…


Added by Shelli Poole on December 17, 2015 at 11:33am — No Comments

Benton Utilities to Discuss Boat Ban, Rate Increase, more



TIME:              6:00 pm

PLACE:           Electric Utility Building, 1827 Dale Street

DATE:             December 7, 2015


1. Prayer

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Approval of Minutes from the Regular Meeting of November 16th.


1. Discussion and possible approval of lowest bid for transformer for Hurricane Lake Substation.

2. Request…


Added by Shelli Poole on December 7, 2015 at 10:28am — No Comments

Bryant Head Football Coach to Leave with 20 Years, 100 Wins

UPDATE 12/05/15 630pm:

Looks like Coach Calley likes things that fly, as he is going from the Hornets to the Cardinals at Harmony Grove, if the HG School Board approves the hire in a couple of days. Here's the story…


Added by Shelli Poole on December 5, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

2015 Annual School Board Election Candidates, Dates, Locations & Results

The Annual School Election is in process. See the candidates, polling dates and locations and voting results below.

Election Day Unofficial…


Added by Shelli Poole on September 15, 2015 at 8:42pm — No Comments

Shannon Hills Children May Finally Be Able to Switch from PCSSD to Bryant Schools

If you live in Shannon Hills and you have children, you're probably aware that a boundary between Bryant School District (BSD) and Pulaski County Special School District (PCSSD) runs right through town, even though Shannon Hills is in Saline County. Shannon Hills Mayor Mike Kemp has been working to change that, so that all the children in Shannon Hills will be zoned for Bryant Schools. You can see a partial map of the PCSSD below, with boundary overlays Saline…


Added by Shelli Poole on May 29, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments

Bryant School Board Accepting Applicants to Fill Zone 5 Vacancy

The Bryant School District is seeking interested applicants to fill a vacancy on the school board created by the resignation of Mike Ferguson effective May 29, 2015. Mr. Ferguson represents Zone 5 in the Bryant School District. The position’s full term is scheduled to expire on September…


Added by Shelli Poole on May 11, 2015 at 5:42pm — 1 Comment

Bryant Schools Gives More Detail on Closing Paron Elementary & Other Budget Cuts

We know that the Bryant School District Board of Directors met Monday night, April 20, 2015, and voted on several budget cuts to begin in the 2015-16 school year, including a very controversial decision to close Paron Elementary.…


Added by Shelli Poole on April 23, 2015 at 7:00pm — 13 Comments

What It Means That Bryant School Board Will Close Paron Elementary

MySaline posted a story on April 10th that told readers Paron Elementary was in jeopardy of being closed by the Bryant School District, after a second failed millage election in two years left them looking for money for improvements. Last night at the Bryant School Board meeting, it was decided that Paron Elementary will for sure close its…


Added by Shelli Poole on April 21, 2015 at 6:00pm — 10 Comments

Paron Elementary School Looks at Closing Doors

We can all agree that in the last two millage elections for Bryant School District (2014 & 2015), there have been some passionate proponents and then there were people just as passionate the side of opposition. I think we can all agree that some things that the twice-failed millage would have paid for were necessary improvements. But then some said there was a lot of fringe tacked on and others didn't want to pay more taxes regardless of where the money went. …


Added by Shelli Poole on April 10, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Bryant Millage Election 2015 - Here's All the Info

Bryant Schools Special Election

Below is a …


Added by Shelli Poole on March 9, 2015 at 8:02pm — 3 Comments

Bryant Schools Millage Election Results 031015

The results of the Bryant School District Millage Election will be posted here after the final votes are tallied Tuesday night, March 10th, 2015, after 7:30 p.m.

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Added by Shelli Poole on March 9, 2015 at 7:30pm — 11 Comments

Notes from January Bryant School Board Meeting

The Bryant School Board met on Monday, January 19, 2015. The following highlights some of the major items discussed and decided. For additional information about the Board, visit the district’s website at There is an…


Added by Shelli Poole on February 17, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

Bryant School District Gives the What, Why & How of the March 2015 Millage Increase Election

Yesterday, I posted about the new effort for Bryant Schools to pass a millage increase. I'll insert my opinion in the comments and just leave the…


Added by Shelli Poole on December 19, 2014 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

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