The Board of Trustees of the Panhandle Independent School District met in special session on Aug. 6, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. Members present included Chris Ray, Greg Ewing, Scott Rusk, Randy Kennedy and Jowannah Powers. School personnel present were Blair Brown and Leisa Brinkley.
Also present were Taner Blackburn, Terry Coffee, Sace Hardman, Dan Looten and Rob Roach. Scott Rusk gave the invocation after the board recited the Pledge of Allegiance.
Discussion was held concerning the continuation of the contract with the City of Panhandle for a school resource officer. Upon recommendation from Mr. Brown, the board approved the contract for the 2012-2013 school year for an annual cost of $27,326. The meeting adjourned at 6:52 p.m.