The Pickens County School Board filled three top positions at a called meeting Thursday, hiring a PHS graduate from 1978 as the principal for his alma mater.
Eddie McDonald was hired as the high school principal; Dr. Lisa Galloway was hired as the personnel director and Dr. Lonnie Trahan Dikowski was hired as a full-time special education director for the system.
See complete story with comments from administrators, board members and McDonald in this week's print edition.
Eddie McDonald stands in front of the class of 1978 photo on the wall at PHS. He is the first graduate to return as principal in the modern era.