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BEAUMONT INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
BOARD OF EDUCATION
 
Regular Meeting – January 19, 2012
7:15 p.m.
Board Room – Administration Building
3395 Harrison Street
Beaumont, TX. 77706
 
 
 
I.
Roll Call
Woodrow Reece, President
 
 
Janice Brassard, Vice President
 
 
Terry Williams, Secretary
 
 

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Each year, as the time comes to conduct the annual performance review of Beaumont Independent School District Superintendent Carrol Thomas, there are rumors it will be his last year in the district. But this year the rumors are much louder, and there’s a twist – Thomas is supposedly shopping a $1 million contract buyout.

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The official announcement will be made Tuesday morning but Southeast Texas EMS is closing its doors and leaving residents in rural parts of Jefferson County, The Examiner has confirmed. And county officials have been scrambling for the past 24-hours to ensure residents will have ambulance service when they need it.

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The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office received confirmation that many have suspected for months - the skeletal remains found in a field near Highway 365 are those of 15-year-old Sharon West.

Autopsy results have not been released yet however. 

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