The USD #234 Board voted unanimously Monday night at their regularly scheduled board meeting to bring interscholastic and intramural sports to the Fort Scott Middle School for the 2013-2014 school year. The interscholastic sports will include football, volleyball and basketball at an estimated cost of $54,390 and intramural, track, flag football, flag soccer, and an estimated cost of $8,500. Wrestling, Tennis, Gymnastics and Softball will not be include in the program but will be evaluated for the future.
Macy Cullison, the Director of Economic Development for the city of FortScott, is resigning from her position. When asked why, she said that “In August I will attend law classes at VanderbuiltUniversity.” The City of Fort Scott is now searching for qualified applicants for the position. Macy’s last day as Director of Economic Development is July 12th.
The Hounds are on their way to Wichita as they defeated Pratt in two games in a best two out of three series on May 5 at Fort Scott. Both games were hard fought games but the Hounds were able to come out on top on both, 7-5 and 3-2.