Coaching choice causes rift at Verndale
The June meeting of the Verndale School Board opened with a stormy session Monday night.
Tim Fiskum, a 9-12 English instructor at Verndale, was supported by more than 20 people when he challenged superintendent Paul Brownlow's recommendation that Jordan Hinkle replace Greg Johnson as the head boys' basketball coach.
Brownlow had three candidates for the head coaching position.
"I recommended whom I though was the best candidate of the three," Brownlow said.
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