It’s Your Government

Published: Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 11:53 a.m. CDT

Newton Community School District Board of Education

When: 6 p.m. Monday

Where: Emerson Hough

Agenda: Personnel report; Basics & Beyond improvement report; student representatives report; superintendent’s report on IASB State Convention, instructional coaching position, needs assessment dinner, fundraiser idea and open enrollment; educational services update; approval the installation of the driveway at the Berg Complex; review of early retirement policy; business services report with budget purpose statement; human resources report; and a closed session to discuss the sale of real estate. The board also will have a closed session at 5:15 p.m. for a student expulsion hearing.

Jasper County Board of Supervisors

When: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday

Where: Room 203 of the Jasper County Courthouse

Agenda: Proposal for installation of courthouse Christmas lights. Canvass of general election at 2 p.m.

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