Chico School Board approves security upgrades

Published Wednesday, June 21, 2017
By David Talley

Chico ISD trustees Monday approved purchasing and installing security cameras and access controls for district buildings through funding obtained in the district's bond package.

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Chico School Board sets bond schedule

Published Wednesday, May 24, 2017
By David Talley

Chico School Board members Monday approved a plan to use the district's general fund to pay for construction projects approved in the May 2017 bond election.

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Chico School Board approves DOI plan

Published Saturday, April 29, 2017
By David Talley

Chico School Board Monday approved a district of innovation plan, finishing several months of work to give the school flexibility from certain state guidelines.

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May Elections: Chico voters to decide $1.8 million bond

Published Saturday, April 22, 2017
By David Talley

Citizens in Chico ISD will vote for or against a $1.8 million, 10-year bond in the May 6 election. Early voting starts Monday.

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District extends administrator contract

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By David Talley

Chico School Board members Monday gave Superintendent Don Elsom a stamp of approval, extending the head administrator's contract one year.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, March 18, 2017

Published Saturday, March 18, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Bridgeport School Board called a special meeting for 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 20.

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Chico School Board hears DOI report

Published Wednesday, February 22, 2017
By David Talley

Chico School Board members Monday night heard a report from their District of Innovation committee, citing specific concerns and interests school faculty members have expressed regarding the designation.

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Chico trustees call bond election

Published Saturday, February 18, 2017
By David Talley

Chico ISD board members voted Monday to place a $1.8 million, 10-year bond on the May ballot to fund several facilities and transportation projects.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, February 11, 2017

Published Saturday, February 11, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Bridgeport City Council will meet at 6 p.m. Monday to discuss amending the city's zoning ordinance to establish a historic district overlay and the purchase of amenities for the city pool.

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Chico School Board funds energy-reduction plan

Published Saturday, January 28, 2017
By David Talley

Chico School Board last Monday approved a budget amendment to pay for the district's contract with an energy-saving firm.

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Chico School Board inks energy-saving agreement

Published Saturday, November 26, 2016
By David Talley

Chico School Board members Monday approved a contract with energy consulting firm Ideal Impact to optimize the district's energy use.

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Chico School Board discusses energy conservation agreement

Published Wednesday, October 19, 2016
By David Talley

Ideal Impact, an energy consulting firm, gave a presentation to the Chico School Board Tuesday night, detailing how much money could be saved with its conservation service.

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Chico School Board forms subcommittee, talks bond election

Published Wednesday, September 21, 2016
By David Talley

Chico School Board members Monday night approved the formation of a board subcommittee to study the district's infrastructure needs.

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Chico School Board sets budget, tax rate

Published Saturday, September 3, 2016
By David Talley

Chico School Board members Tuesday night voted on the district's 2016-2017 budget and tax rate.

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Chico School Board proposes balanced budget, approves laptops and pay raises

Published Saturday, August 20, 2016
By David Talley

Chico ISD will propose a balanced 2016-2017 budget this month.

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Chico School Board ups Elsom’s spending limit

Published Wednesday, July 20, 2016
By David Talley

Chico School Board members voted Monday to increase Superintendent Don Elsom's spending limit from $5,000 to $25,000.

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Upcoming Meeting Previews

Published Saturday, June 18, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Trustees meet 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, to discuss a compensation plan, closing the district's Legend Bank Construction Account and considering a workmen's compensation claim.

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Chico School Board names superintendent finalist

Published Wednesday, June 8, 2016
By David Talley

After just 10 minutes behind closed doors, Chico School Board members unanimously voted to name Don Elsom the lone finalist for the district's superintendent job Monday night.

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Manning named interim Chico superintendent

Published Wednesday, May 25, 2016
By David Talley

In a special session Friday evening, Chico trustees appointed Kenneth Manning interim superintendent.

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Chico ISD budget brighter than expected

Published Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By David Talley

On an evening when forecasted rain clouds failed to douse western Wise County, Chico School Board members heard a tax revenue report revealing the district's financial future may look less stormy than predicted Monday.

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