Brashear Promotes from Within

A new Superintendent has been named for Brashear schools. A release yesterday from Adair County R-2 schools says current K-8 principal Shelly Shipman will be promoted to Superintendent at the end of the school year, upon the departure of current Superintendent Don Wilburn. In addition to her principal duties, Shipman is presently the Athletic Director, Special Education Director and Federal Programs Director for Brashear schools. She taught 6th grade for 14 years and is completing her 10th year as principal.