Small Town Times December Newsletter - Page 27

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 Christmas season. 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 BOARD MEETING 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. Visitors: None 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. Board Secretary