PROCEEDINGS OF SPECIAL-CALLED MEETING

OF NATCHITOCHES PARISH SCHOOL BOARD

HELD ON AUGUST 7, 2003

                                                                 

A special-called meeting of the Natchitoches Parish School Board was held on Thursday, August 7, 2003, at 5:00 p.m. in the library of East Natchitoches Elementary School, 1001 E. Fifth Street, Natchitoches, Louisiana, and upon roll call, the following members and Elwanda Murphy, Secretary-Treasurer, were present:   Cecil Walker, Carroll Daniels, Ralph Wilson, Julia Hildebrand, Millard J. Bienvenu, Russell E. Danzy, Emile Metoyer, Joella Wilson, and Gladys Revels.   Absent:    Billy Benefield, Jr. and Carl Means.

 

The meeting was called to order by President Daniels, followed by an invocation by Mrs. Hildebrand and Pledge of Allegiance by Mr. Walker.

           

On motion of Mr. Walker, seconded by Mr. Danzy, that the Board hereby approve a resolution providing for the receiving and opening of the sealed bids received for the purchase of $8,000,000 of General Obligation School Bonds, Series 2003, of Consolidated School District No. 7 of the Parish of Natchitoches, State of Louisiana, approving the Official Notice of Bond Sale and Official Statement in connection therewith.    

 

YEAS:    Walker, Daniels Hildebrand, Bienvenu, Danzy, Metoyer, J. Wilson and Revels.     NAYS:    R. Wilson.    ABSENT:    Benefield and Means.  (Carried)

 

On motion of Mr. Walker, seconded by Mrs. Hildebrand, that the Board hereby approve a resolution for accepting the lowest and best bids received for the purchase of $8,000,000 of General Obligation School Bonds, Series 2003, of Consolidated School District No. 7 of the Parish of Natchitoches, State of Louisiana, and designating the interest rate to be borne by said bonds with authorization for the Superintendent to sign the necessary papers.

                               

YEAS:      Walker, Daniels, Hildebrand, Bienvenu, Danzy, Metoyer, J. Wilson and Revels.      NAYS:     R. Wilson.     ABSENT:    None.  (Carried)

 

On motion of Mr. Walker, the Board adjourned.

 

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                                                ELWANDA MURPHY, SECRETARY-TREASURER

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                                                CARROLL   DANIELS,   PRESIDENT