By: Travis Naughton

When I saw Southern Boone County School District Superintendent Chris Felmlee getting ready to donate blood at the high school blood drive last Wednesday afternoon, I walked over and struck up a conversation with my friend and former employer. I told Mr. Felmlee that because my father was a school administrator for many years, I have a pretty good idea of how difficult his job can be. Especially in the age of Covid-19. “I want to thank you for always acting in the best interests of our children and their teachers,” I said. “I know that no matter what you decide to do as far as mask mandates and such, about half the population will be mad at you.” Then I said, “I’m proud of you.”

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