Interim superintendent named for Newport Schools

NEWPORT, KY (FOX19) - An interim superintendent has been named for Newport Independent Schools.

Dan Sullivan was appointed to the position Monday evening after the school board accepted the retirement letter from Michael Brandt.

Sullivan's credentials include extensive experience as a school superintendent in Kentucky and an in-depth knowledge of both the Newport school system and the community itself.

The Board will begin the search for a permanent superintendent.

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