Frank Sells, the former superintendent of schools, tried to get a school built elsewhere that would be called Nancy Reynolds. He apparently thought that the money was attached to the name. Frank isn't very bright.
My wife was on the advisory board for a while and during her term we managed to get some improvements to the baseball field and we started the process of getting the field lit. We also got them to spend some money on painting the gym and fixing the retaining wall that runs along NC 66.
Giving the Board of Education more control over the fund is a singularly stupid idea, first and foremost because its members are ignorant and foolish. The very fact that they serve on that particular board makes them inveterate liars and should immediately disqualify them from having any additional control over the fund.
“The main thing that people are concerned about is the county’s responsibility,” Cox said. “We want to stress that this trust is set up to be in addition to, not to replace the county money allocated for the school.
“We would still fund the needs there at that school,” she said. “We do want the community’s input and want to get their questions answered about the issue before any decision is made.”
Anyone who believes a single, solitary word Sonya Cox says deserves what they get.