By Jamie Gardner

The Appling County Board of Education held two meetings last week and there were several surprise departures from the school system. At the Monday, April 24 meeting, Assistant Superintendent Dr. Sandy Dominy and Human Resources Director Denise Rentz announced their retirements/resignations, effective June 30, and both were approved by BOE members. Then on Thursday, April 27, Superintendent Dr. Scarlett Copeland announced her retirement/resignation.