By LARRY CHAMBERS, Staff
INDEPENDENCE – Larry Bartlett moved up the ranks quickly on the Grayson County School Board.
He was appointed May 22, sworn in Memorial Day and on Tuesday night, he was elected chairman.
Gary Burris made the motion to elect Bartlett as chairman and Fred Weatherman seconded the motion and asked that Bartlett be elected by acclamation.
There were no other nominations and the vote was unanimous, with Bartlett abstaining.
Shannon Holdaway is vice chairman of the five-member board.