The Batesville School Board of Directors gathered this afternoon to discuss the millage vote set for April 14.
The special election was postponed to a later date to be determined by a unanimous decision of those directors present.
“They [the board of directors] decided that out of an abundance of caution due to the COVID-19 pandemic, that the Batesville School District is postponing the April 14 special election to a future date to be determined,” said Batesville Schools Superintendent Dr. Michael Hester after the meeting.
Get up-to-date local and regional news along with the latest sports and weather every weekday morning by listening to Gary B. on Ozark Newsline, broadcast from the First Community Bank Newsroom on Arkansas 103.3 KWOZ. White River Now updates are also aired weekday mornings on 93 KZLE, Outlaw 106.5, and 99.5 Hits Now. Have a news tip or event to promote? Email White River Now at email@example.com. Be sure to like and follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Add don’t forget to download the White River Now mobile app from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.