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4:49 pm
Wed June 4, 2014

Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Taken To Hospital

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Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton was taken to the emergency room this morning.

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12:50 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

$20 Million Discrepancy To Be Discussed Tonight

Fayette County Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton and the School Board are under pressure to pass a budget by the end of the month. Being accused of financial misconduct is complicating the process.
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Accusations of 20 million dollar spending discrepancy to be discussed tonight.

A preview of what's on the agenda for the meeting this evening, with attorney Brenda Mullins

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5:12 pm
Tue May 27, 2014

Fayette Superintendent: "100 Percent Confident" Financial Allegations Will Be Proved False

Fayette Superintendent Tom Shelton answers questions from the media at press conference Tuesday.
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Fayette County Public Schools superintendent Tom Shelton is calling accusations of financial mismanagement completely untrue.

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1:31 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Shelton Unveils $19.1 In School Budget Cuts

Under a plan released Tuesday by Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton, the district would trim costs by $19.1 million.

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5:17 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

Shelton: School Staffing Cuts Could Be Revised Down

Under a new plan put forward by Fayette County Superintendent Tom Shelton, schools could see a smaller cut in staffing than anticipated.

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12:35 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Fayette County Schools Prepare For Redistricting Debate

Fayette County Public Schools officials are working to balance the need for diverse schools and a workable busing plan.

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3:05 pm
Wed February 26, 2014

Fayette Co. Schools Chief Offers To Take Pay Cut

Superintendent Tom Shelton
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Fayette County Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton is indicating he'd accept a pay cut to help the district balance the books.

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1:42 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

Fayette County Schools Look To Make Up Mounting Snow Days

A plan proposed by Fayette School Superintendent Tom Shelton would use Presidents Day, Feb. 17, and March 21 as makeup days.

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10:42 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Group Plans Study To Examine Education Funding

Fayette County Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton is also president of the Council for Better Education
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A group representing nearly all of Kentucky's school districts is planning a study that could show lawmakers that school funding needs to be restored.

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4:17 pm
Fri December 14, 2012

Fayette County Superintendent Sends Message To Parents In Wake Of CT Shooting

Fayette County School Superintendent Tom Shelton

LEXINGTON, Ky. - In an automated call, Fayette County School Superintendent Tom Shelton expressed condolences for the victims of Friday's mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut and urged parents to limit their children's exposure to 24-hour news coverage.

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