Monday, March 24, 2014
RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW)- The Richmond County Board of Education voted Monday evening not to renew Dr. Frank Roberson's contract as superintendent.
After hours in an executive session, the Board voted eight to one to open the search process for a new superintendent.
All members of the Board would not comment on the decision and gave no explanation for their decision.
Current Superintendent Frank Roberson said he is saddened by the decision. When asked if he would reapply for the job, he said he will continue his commitment to educating children
Dr. Roberson's contract is up Aug. 22, 2014. The Richmond County BOE will ask the Georgia School Board Association to start the search for his replacement.
Have information or an opinion about this story? Click here to contact the newsroom.
Copyright WRDW-TV News 12. All rights reserved. This material may not be republished without express written permission.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.