Did you know Answers
1. The image of Santa Claus flying his sleigh began in 1819.
2. A girl named Brenda Lee created the song “Rockin around
the Christmas tree when she was only 13 years old.
3. Almost 28 LEGO sets are sold every SECOND during the
4. The song “Jingle Bells” was actually written for Thanksgiv-
ing and not Christmas.
5. Coca-Cola was the first company that used Santa Claus
during the winter season for promotion.
LITCHFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS
BOARD OF EDUCATION SPECIAL
November 5, 2018
Vice President Jim Holm called the meeting to order at 7:38 p.m. Members Present:
Jim Holm, Steve Heapy, April Gross, and Bill Howard.
Vice President Jim Holm announced that a current copy of the Open Meetings Law is posted
on the wall of the meeting room.
Bill Howard made a motion to excuse Mitch Feldman and Marie Sweley from the meeting. Sec-
ond by April Gross. Motion carried 4-0.
Bill Howard moved to accept the resignation of Pepper May retroactive for the date October
31, 2018. Second by Steve Heapy. Motion carried 4-0.
April Gross made a motion to adjourn the meeting at 7:49 p.m. Second Bill Howard. Mo-
tion carried 4-0.
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education will be at 7:30
p.m. on November 19, 2018. The agenda is a continuous agenda and is available for examination
during regular hours at the office of the Superintendent. Public notice of the meeting will be giv-
en in the Small Town Times Newsletter and in the Sherman County Times.