Two new school board members were sworn in along with the others at the school board meeting on January 8. Pictured above, from left: Superintendent of Schools Anthony Strong, newly elected board vice chairperson Mark Ross, newly elected board chairperson Tony Spence, newly elected board member Jolieen Bertram, newly elected board member Elmer Utz, student board member Courtney Moore, and board member Shawn Nordheim.

Two new Pendleton County School board members sworn in

First order of business at the January 8 Pendleton County School Board was to swear in the new Board members Jody Bertram and Elmer Utz. Pendleton County Circuit Clerk Mike Redden administered the oath of office. Emilie Bertram, a student at Sharp Middle School, read the mission statement.  Bertram and  Utz were welcomed by fellow board members and gave thanks to family and voters for their elected offices.

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