School board selects Manous to fill seat he left vacant
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July 23, 2014 09:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Paulding County Board of Education has appointed Richard Manous to fill the seat he left vacant when he resigned in March to seek the Paulding County Commission Post 3 seat in the May Republican primary, a news release from the board said. Manous will serve out the reminder of his term, which expires on Dec. 31, 2016. He will resume his position on the board at its next meeting on Aug. 12. “I appreciate the confidence the board has shown in me by selecting me to fulfill my term,...
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Elected officials and college degrees
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Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?