Norma Collins of the Band Boosters spoke to the board about cuts being made to the Middle School music program. (See earlier Herald story)

The board went into a 20-minute executive session to discuss a report on board property.

The board approved Volunteer Agreements for Judy Kerns - Calhoun Middle-High School; Betty Ellison - Calhoun High School; Rodney Siers - Calhoun Middle School, in addition to approving the resignations of Betty White, interim finance director and music teacher Michael Franek.

The board employed Wilbert Kerby - Custodian III - Calhoun Middle-High School; Lori Parsons - Mentor, Itinerant Half-Time Special Education Teacher, PHE.

Substitute teachers, approved Trina Beall (Pending Certification) and Kelley Sampson (Pending Certification)

Approved substitute service personnel Brad Stump - Substitute Custodian (Effective 12/4/07).

Approved contracted services Shari Johnson - Project Director - CMHS Youth Force Program

Job Postings: one-half Time General Music Teacher - Calhoun Middle-High School

Signator for checks: Donnie Pitts - Removal (Effective 12/01/07) and Patricia Riddle - Signator (Effective 12/01/07).

Transportation request: Spanish and Art - Dayton, Ohio; Dayton Art Institute and Theater Performance, December 17-18, 2007

Finances approved Invoices - $282,707.33, Supplements, Transfers, Monthly Financial Report.

Board member Cynthia Dale was pleased to see band boosters present.

The next board meeting is Monday, January 7, 2008, 7:00 p.m. at the Calhoun County Board of Education.