Pike County BOE prepares to take over Brundidge rec facilities

first_img Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Published 6:23 pm Wednesday, January 30, 2013 By The Penny Hoarder Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Latest Stories Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Bazzell said there is the possibility that the ball field at Galloway Park will be used as a practice field. If so, Bazzell said the board of education will help maintain the field. The field that is referred to as “the hole” will also be used as a practice field.“We’ve got some painting and plumbing to do and we’ve moved in some storage units. But right now, we’re getting ready for high school baseball and softball and it’s time to begin registration for recreation ball.”Bazzell said he will meet with the board of education next week to recommend Willie Wright, Pike County High School principal, as director of the recreation program.“We will have a coordinator for each sport and there will be a certified person at every recreational event,” Bazzell said. “There are some safety issues that we must address. Some of the playground equipment needs to be repaired and we must make sure that we are adequately insured.” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Print Article Pike County BOE prepares to take over Brundidge rec facilitiescenter_img During the terms of the 15-year lease of the City’s recreational facilities, the City will pay the Pike County BOE $75,000 a year for the first five years of the lease and $56,250 for the remaining 10 years. The city budgets $75,000 annually for its recreation program.“I feel sure that we can do what needs to be done and stay within the budget,” Bazzell said. By Jaine Treadwell Email the author Sponsored Content Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel You Might Like ‘Go red’ at Momma G’s on Friday Heart disease kills more women annually than all the cancers combined. That’s a staggering fact. In 2004, the American Heart… read more Skip The city recreation lease agreement between the City of Brundidge and the Pike County Board of Education has been finalize and the paperwork should be completed by next week.According to the lease agreement, the board of education will be in charge of the city’s recreational facilities for 15 years and administer the city’s recreation program for two years. After two years, the city will have the option to reassume the administration of its recreation program.Dr. Mark Bazzell, superintendent of Pike County Schools, said that he and members of his staff met with city representatives and conducted an inspection of the fields and concession stand to determine what work needs to be done.“The most immediate needs are cosmetic,” Bazzell said. “We will add some fencing and expand — almost double — the size of the dugouts at the softball and baseball fields. We’ll reset the bases and make sure that the fields are suitable for play.” Book Nook to reopenlast_img

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