(BRUSHY PRAIRIE) - The Prairie Heights School Board officially approved a three year contract between the school district and incoming Superintendent Jeff Reed on Monday night. Reed will officially become the Superintendent on July 1st. He had been serving as the district's Assistant Superintendent. Reed takes over for Alan Middleton who is retiring after nearly four decades in education including the last five as the Prairie Heights Superintendent.
The resignations of three varsity coaches were also accepted. Stepping down were boys basketball coach Brett Eltzroth, girls track coach Rusty Niccum and girls golf coach Jim Grider.
The Prairie Heights Softball Boosters also presented a partial reimbursement check for field lights in the amount of $30,000 to the board.