Bryant fills 2 vacancies on state school board

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Gov. Phil Bryant has named Johnny Franklin of Bolton and Danny Spreitler of Amory to fill unexpired terms of Mississippi’s state Board of Education.

Franklin, 69, a former education adviser to Bryant and Gov. Haley Barbour, will fill the unexpired term of banker Hal Gage of Vicksburg representing the state’s central Supreme Court district. That term runs through June 30, 2016.

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