BOE sells land

The Stephens County Board of Education had a Special Called Meeting yesterday morning to discuss selling an undeveloped plot of land.

After a brief Executive Session, the board voted and approved the contract to sell 15.34 acres located on Rose Lane, in Toccoa, to Janice English.

To property will be sold for $75,000 cash, and a closing will take place Oct. 31.

Stephens County School Superintendent Bryan Dorsey told WNEG News that letting the lot go was the right thing to do.