By Jamie Gardner
At its first regular monthly meeting of 2013, held on January 22, Appling County Board of Education members elected Randy Crawford, District 4 representative, to serve as chairman for the board. Randy Sellers, District 1 representatives, was elected to serve as vice-chairman of the board. This was also the first regular board meeting for newly sworn members Cindy Tomberlin, District 5, and Jeffrey Miller, District 2.
Board members and Superintendent Scarlett Copeland expressed their appreciation to Scottie Ammons, District 3 representative, for serving as chairman of the board during 2012.