Harrisburg school board votes to name new superintendent

Harrisburg school board votes to name new superintendent
The Harrisburg School Board voted Monday to name their new superintendent. (Source: KAIT)

HARRISBURG, Ark. (KAIT) -The Harrisburg School District now has a new superintendent.

According to a Facebook post, the board voted 3-2 Monday night to hire Chris Ferrell.

Ferrell comes from the McGehee School District where he’s held the superintendent’s job since 2017.

The school board has searched for a new superintendent since August after former superintendent Michael McInnis resigned.

McInnis was originally placed on administrative leave before his resignation.

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