Superintendent Finds New Job

Dr. John Morris
Dr. John Morris


-- The superintendent of New Hanover County Schools has found a new job. Dr. John Morris has accepted a position with the Guilford County school system.

He'll serve as the chief student services officer and oversee technology for the district.

Morris was New Hanover County's superintendent for nine years before announcing his retirement last month.

Assistant Superintendent Al Lerch has been named interim superintendent while a search for a permanent replacement takes place.