HELD MAY 30, 2007


A special-called meeting of the Natchitoches Parish School Board was held on Thursday, May 30, 2007, at 5:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Natchitoches Parish School Board Office, 310 Royal 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, Emile Metoyer, Joella Wilson, Billy Benefield, Jr., Harry Graham, Pam McAlexander and Craig Wilson.    ABSENT:    None.


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


On motion of Mr. Metoyer, seconded by Mr. Graham, that the Board hereby reject the counter offer of $900,000.00 from Mr. John Good (City of Natchitoches) for the 341 acre tract of the 16th Section land south of Water Well Road.


YEAS:     Walker, Daniels, Wilson, Hildebrand, Bienvenu, Metoyer, J. Wilson, Benefield, Graham, McAlexander and Rachal.   

NAYS:     Hildebrand.        ABSENT:  None.      (Carried)


On motion of Mr. Walker, seconded by Mr. Metoyer, and with unanimous consent, the Board adopted the millage rates for 2007.


On motion of Mr. Metoyer, seconded by Mr. Graham, and unanimously carried, the Board accepted the resignation of Billy Dans, teacher, Marthaville Elem./Jr. High School.


On motion of Mrs. Wilson, seconded by Mr. Walker, the Board adjourned.