Ed board recommends takeover of Tunica school district

The State Board of Education voted on Wednesday to declare a state of emergency in Tunica County School District, paving the way for takeover of the district.

The decision came after a day of presentations and discussion with representatives of the Mississippi Department of Education, Tunica County School District, the Commission on School Accreditation and the state Board of Education.

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7/8/15