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School Board Chairman Nadine Jackson, left, and Director of Schools LaDonna McFall listen to Roane County Executive Ron Woody during Roane County Commission budget committee discussions Tuesday evening.
Director looks for building direction

LaDonna McFall, Roane County’s new director of schools, is trying to get caught up on the building issues facing the Board of Education and the County Commission.

“Would the board be safe then planning on bringing all of our schools up to par and just keeping them all open?” she asked during Tuesday’s Budget Committee meeting.

“Is that what I’m understanding you to say, and we take the consolidation part out of it?”