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Floyd County School Board extends deadline for accepting letters of interest for vacant school board member seat

posted Jan 10, 2017, 8:02 AM by Pamela Slaughter

The Floyd County School Board is seeking candidates for the interim appointment of the Floyd Courthouse District School Board seat for an intervening term beginning in January 2017 through December 31, 2017 to fill the vacancy of resigning School Board Member Linda King.  In accordance with the Code of Virginia, Section 24.2-228, when a vacancy occurs, the School Board shall, appoint a qualified voter and resident of the election district in which the vacancy occurs.


Interested applicants residing in the Floyd Courthouse District of Floyd County, Virginia, are invited to submit a letter of interest to the Floyd County School Board Office to the attention of the Floyd County School Board Clerk, Janet C. Harris, at 140 Harris Hart Rd. NE, Floyd, VA  24091.  The deadline for submitting letters of interest has been extended until January 18, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. The Floyd County School Board will conduct interviews of the interested parties at a date and time to be determined. Any inquiries should be directed to Mr. James Ingram, School Board Chairman (540-597-7472).