Canton ISD names Nichols as lone finalist in search Posted in: News The Canton ISD Board of Trustees has named Dr. Brian Nichols as the lone finalist in the superintendent search since former Canton ISD Superintendent Jay Tullos announced he would be leaving the district earlier this year. Jim Dunlap has served as interim superintendent. The board was in executive session for a ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!