Canton trustees ready for election

The Canton ISD Board of Trustees met Feb. 7 to approve and consider a number of topics. Those were:

—Approved the 2017-‘18 Canton ISD Cheerleader/Mascot Constitution for the Canton High School and Canton Junior High. Along with minor changes, the cheerleading squads will now be able to have 16 cheerleaders instead of 12.

—The board approved to call the school board trustee general election along with a joint election agreement with the City of Canton for the May 6,2017, school board election.

—The board approved a contract for election services between Canton ISD VZC Clerk Pam Pearman for the May 6 school board election.

—The board also ordered the appointment of election judges and alternates for the May 6 election.

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