MSD board honors Corn

By Mandy Underwood

At the Metropolitan School District of Wabash County board meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 28, Northfield High School Athletic Director Secretary Deb Corn was recognized as being a Staff Spotlight.

Corn was nominated to win this award by Tami Overman, the technology assistant at NHS.

“Deb is always willing to jump in and help wherever she is needed,” Overman said of Corn. “She takes great pride in her work and puts in countless hours behind the scenes to ensure that all the sporting events, mini bus schedules, and awards programs go smoothly.”

Corn has been a dedicated employee of MSD for over 30 years.

During the recognition, Corn said that she is humbled by being awarded with the Staff Spotlight award.
“There’s nothing better than being acknowledged by your peers,” she said.

Corn received a coupon for a free Pizza Hut Pizza as well as a T-shirt donated by First Farmer’s Bank and Trust.

Also, on Tuesday, the board:

Approved the resignation of Kathleen McColley as a cook from Sharp Creek Elementary School.

Approved the resignation of Sarah Paris as a bus driver.

Approved the hiring of Patsy Arwood as a cook at Southwood Elementary.

Approved the purchase of three buses.

Approved the use of school busses to transport students and/or adults with special needs to the Night to Shine event at Northfield Jr./Sr. High School on Feb. 7.

Posted on 2020 Feb 04