UNDATED (WHTC) -- The West Ottawa Public Schools Board has a new member. Phil Perkins was appointed on Monday, June 23rd, during the Board’s regular meeting. Perkins will fill the space left open by Bill Kangas’ departure, who is moving out of the area. The school board seat will be held by Perkins until the regular school election on Nov. 4th, 2014. Four other board members are up for election this year. The deadline to file for the election is July 22nd.
Story by: Diane E Coston