Richmond school board meets today

The Richmond County Board of Education will hold a series of meetings this afternoon.

At 1:45, the board will hold a special called meeting to consider approving a rezoning plan for Tubman Middle School and a plan to rezone Lamar and Milledge elementary schools. The second plan would eventually create a merger between the two schools.

At 2 p.m., the board will hold a second called meeting to discuss “rightsizing,” the process of determining how best to use its facilities.

And at 4 p.m., the board will hold its monthly committee meetings, which will include discussions on appointing new principals



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