No quorum, no vote by the school board

Four members absent last Thursday moves next school board meeting to Thursday, Oct. 12

The Escambia County (Ala.) School Board meeting scheduled for last Thursday was canceled when four of the seven board members said they would not be able to attend, meaning there was not a quorum to conduct business.

Cindy Jackson was out of town and board members Loumeek White, Mike Hoomes and Sherry Digmon called the central office to say could not attend the meeting.

Board Chairman Danny Benjamin said the next school board meeting would be held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12 at the central office in Brewton.

In addition to an agenda item to vote on the renewal of Superintendent Michele McCl...