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Why is the superintendent’s office gutted and empty?

QUESTION: Why has the superintendent’s office at Central Office been gutted, i.e., taken down to the studs, with no furnishings left? When does ABSS plan to rebuild that portion...

Governor visits Southern High School

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper visited Southern High School on Wednesday afternoon as part of his “Year of Public Schools” tour.  Cooper is pictured above with students in Southern’s...

County leaders meet in joint session over ABSS funding crisis

The feuds and theatrics were in abeyance on Thursday as the Alamance-Burlington school board sat down for a long heart-to-heart with Alamance County’s commissioners and the county’s delegates to...

School board previews superintendent’s $57.7M county budget request

Alamance-Burlington school board members heard a preliminary county budget request that, if approved by Alamance County’s commissioners, would tack on an additional $6 million to the school system’s existing...

School board weighing superintendent’s proposed cuts to close $3.2M deficit

Alamance-Burlington school board members heard Tuesday afternoon a revised financial reduction plan that school officials say are needed in the next few months to close a $3.2 million budget...

ABSS to use $250K in emergency county funding for utilities – rather than preventing...

Alamance-Burlington school officials said Tuesday that a $250,000 lifeline that Alamance County’s commissioners agreed to give ABSS just last week – to stave off a potential  Reduction-in-Force (RIF) –...

COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF SUPT.’S CONTEMPLATED RIF

Comprehensive coverage of superintendent Dain Butler's plans for a reduction in force (RIF) of 54 school system employees. County commissioners give $250,000 in hopes of forestalling it: https://alamancenews.com/250k-for-abss-added-to-commissioners-agenda-and-approved-in-order-to-forestall-rif-for-employees/ But...

County may cash out bond package from 2018 to cover school system’s roofing, HVAC...

Alamance County’s commissioners have made moves to squeeze more funds out of a $150 million bond package that the Alamance-Burlington school system secured in 2018 in order to bankroll...

ALAMANCE NEWS EXCLUSIVE, BREAKING MON.: General Assembly commission to investigate ABSS finances

Senator Amy Galey, who represents Alamance County in the General Assembly, revealed Monday morning that she has asked the Joint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations (“Gov Ops”) to investigate...

Supt. was poised to get OK for cutbacks from school board at Feb. 13...

While Alamance County’s commissioners agreed to give the Alamance-Burlington school system an additional $250,000 in order to stave off a potential reduction-in-force (RIF) for 54 positions, ABSS officials haven’t...

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