Brown, Alvord School Board talk budget

Published Saturday, April 30, 2016
By David Talley

Amid grim budget talks Thursday night, Alvord School Board members voted to preserve the position of assistant band director.

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May Elections: School Board

Published Wednesday, April 20, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Three local school boards have contested races in the May 7 election.

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Alvord School Board burns midnight oil; Trustees consider not hiring art teacher

Published Saturday, March 26, 2016
By David Talley

In a Thursday night meeting that included nearly three hours of closed session and ended early Friday morning, Alvord School Board members voted 6-0 to accept all contracts for returning teachers, counselors and nurses.

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Meeting Previews for Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Published Wednesday, January 27, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Alvord School Board meets 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28.

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Alvord School Board extends Brown’s contract

Published Saturday, January 16, 2016
By David Talley

Alvord School Board members voted unanimously Thursday to extend Superintendent Randy Brown's contract by one year.

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Meeting Previews for Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Published Wednesday, January 13, 2016
By Messenger Staff

A financial audit and the superintendent's contract will be discussed by Alvord School Board members at a meeting Thursday night.

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Alvord ISD considers ‘ideal’

Published Saturday, October 31, 2015
By Racey Burden

Alvord ISD is considering contracting with an energy-saving service to reduce the district's energy cost over a 15-year period.

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New Alvord superintendent prepares for budget workshop

Published Saturday, August 22, 2015
By Travis Lisle

Alvord School Board will meet Monday for a budget workshop.

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Alvord ISD plans to name finalist

Published Wednesday, July 22, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Alvord ISD trustees are working ahead of schedule on picking out a new leader for the district.

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Alvord School Board to interview superintendent candidates

Published Saturday, July 4, 2015
By Messenger Staff

The Alvord School Board will meet three times next week to interview superintendent candidates.

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Alvord School Board gets renovation proposals

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Alvord school board was presented with two options for elementary school and gymnasium renovations Thursday night at its meeting.

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Alvord School Board agrees on track resurfacing

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Alvord trustees agreed in a 7-0 vote to approve the estimated $148,800 resurfacing of the high school track Thursday night at their meeting.

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Alvord School Board to discuss track upgrades

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Alvord School Board will meet 7 p.m. Thursday for a regular meeting at the Alvord ISD Administration Building.

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Treadwell tapped as interim Alvord superintendent

Published Wednesday, June 10, 2015
By Travis Lisle

After a 30-minute closed session Monday night, Alvord School Board named Lloyd H. Treadwell interim superintendent, but there's no guarantee he'll take the job.

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Alvord School Board saves $1 million with bond reconfiguration

Published Wednesday, June 3, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Alvord School Board Monday approved a bond refunding package that will save taxpayers close to $1 million.

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Community meetings kick off superintendent search

Published Saturday, May 30, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Alvord School Board began the search for a new superintendent Thursday with four community involvement meetings led by Texas Association or School Boards (TASB) Executive Search Services Director Butch Feltner.

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Alvord School Board meets, calls election

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Meeting at 2 p.m. Wednesday afternoon to make up for Monday's ice-storm-postponed meeting, the Alvord School Board was barely able to get four members together to make up a quorum.

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Meeting Agendas for Saturday, February 21, 2015

Published Saturday, February 21, 2015
By Messenger Staff

The Decatur City Council will gather at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 23, for annual reports from the finance, planning, public works and fire departments prior to its 6 p.m. meeting.

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Alvord School Board reviews strong Academic Performance Report

Published Saturday, January 31, 2015
By Bob Buckel

The Alvord school board didn't have a lot on their agenda for a 5 p.m. Thursday meeting.

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Alvord School Board to get open meetings training

Published Wednesday, January 28, 2015
By Messenger Staff

The Alvord ISD school board will hold training sessions on the Public Information Act and the Public Meetings Act when they meet at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Administration Building, 100 Mosley Lane.

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