Georgia county stays local with superintendent pick

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

The Barrow County Board of Education looked far and wide for a new superintendent, but settled on a familiar face.

The board announced following a Thursday night executive session that current executive director of teaching and learning Chris McMichael was their pick to take the helm of the district.

"He has a good demeanor," said BOE chairman Mark Still following the announcement, "and I think he’s going to do a great job."

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