Serving O'Brien & Clay Counties

CC/E board accepts 3 teacher resignations

Not all vacancies to be fill as district eyes shift to combined grade levels

The Clay Central/Everly school board on Jan. 24 approved the resignations of three elementary teachers effective at the end of the current year.

Tierny Rutt, Joan Kimball and Melissa Loving submitted their resignations to the board. Rutt teaches first grade, Kimball teaches fifth grade and Loving teaches fourth grade.

Rutt applied for early retirement, which was approved by the board. She was the only CC/E teacher who applied for the board's package this year. Kimball and Loving are also retiring but were not eligible for the package.

All three women had positive things to say about the distri...