Harris County School Board seeking to fill District Two seat

The Harris County School Board of Education is now accepting resumes from residents interested in applying to fill the vacated seat in District Two.

Resumes should include name, address, telephone number, community involvement, public offices held, philosophy of education and reasons why you want to serve on the school board.

Obtain a certified statement from Sharrall Jarrett, Harris County elections superintendent, who will verify all qualifications and residency in District Two.

Resumes should be mailed no later than noon Monday, Oct. 27. Mark the envelope, "Resume for Appointment to School Board," and mail to the following address:

ChairmanHarris County Board of Education132 Barnes Mill RoadHamilton, Ga. 31811

Applicants must be 21 years old or older, registered votes, reside in Harris County 12 months prior to appointment and residing in election District Two 12 months preceding the appointment. Applicants cannot be members of the State Board of Education or employed by the Department of Education or employed or serving on the governing board of a private education institution or be an employee of the Harris County Board of Education.