(Oden) The Ouachita River School Board met on Monday evening in Oden and re-elected Chris Tedder as its President, Cheryl Boyd, Vice-President and Gene Monk, Secretary, for the upcoming school year.
The board also heard from the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce on a presentation of a recent needs assessment data that was gathered for the board.
Danielle Knight was hired as a paraprofessional on the Acorn Campus for the 2019-2020 school year.
A motion by Cheryl Boyd and seconded by Lana Philpot to move $339,638 dollars from 2001 to the building fund 3003 for current projects passed unanimously. In addition, Superintendent Jerry Strasner gave a report on the facilities and current projects progress. Allen Construction was approved to build an awning on the Acorn Campus, near the high school building.