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Cold night ahead with surface high pressure in the region. Winds will become southeast Friday into the weekend as high pressure moves east. An increase in clouds will occur as well. Next cold front due in late Monday with a chance of showers and maybe a thunderstorm. ...
KFDM learns of additional proposed BISD layoffs
KFDM has learned of the additional layoffs to Beaumont superintendent's initial Reduction in Force List.
Texas Education Agency conservator Fred Shafer directed Dr. Timothy Chargois last week to draft a second list of administrative positions to be cut that would save the district more than $2 million.
The district released the additional positions Monday in an an addendum to Thursday's budget meeting. They include only three positions: Eagle Librarian, School Business Volunteer Supervisor and Supervisor of Special Education.
Debra Williams held the position of supervisor of special education, according to district records. However, at the last board meeting, Dr. Chargois announced Debra Williams as the new interim director of special education.Williams is the wife of trustee Terry Williams.