The Van-Far R-I School Board held a special meeting last Wednesday, October 5.
During an Executive Session, the board approved the hiring of Thomas Thompson as the new Adult Education and Literacy Program Coordinator, pending a background check.
They also hired Scott Eickhoff as the Jr. High boys basketball coach.
Board members present were Jim Hopke, Kevin Motley, Larry Wheeler, and Dana Keller. Those unable to attend the meeting were Pete Nasir, Dr. Greg Frost, and Kimber Nation.