Photo by Sue Watson
Circuit clerk Lucy Carpenter administers the oath of office Thursday to Dr. Lela Smith Hale.
Representatives of the Marshall County School District and community traveled to the Mississippi Department of Education offices Monday, Dec. 12, to report on Galena School to state department representatives. Galena is one of the county’s at-risk schools. From left are Terry Cook (board of trustees), Sonya Cross and Lela Hale (central office), Shoanee Garrison (principal, Galena) Heather Todd (fourth grade teacher, Galena) and Leslie King (president, Parent Teacher Organization).
Dr. Lela Smith Hale was sworn in Thursday as the last elected superintendent of education for the Marshall County School District.