As Beaufort County school closures are debated, improvements put on hold

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Break time.

Well over a million dollars in pending Beaufort-area school improvements were halted by┬áthe Beaufort County Board of Education´╗┐ at Thursday's meeting.

The move comes as the school district continues to examine possible school closure options and the logic was: Why spend money on something you may just mothball in a year?

Well, aside from $100,000 in penalties.

I'll shoot you over to The Island Packet's report for a solid rundown; read it here.

For more background on the school closure debate, head here.

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