The Bauxite School Board has announced that they have hired a new superintendent, Matt Donaghy.
Donaghy was chosen from six people who applied for the position, said Kimberly Arnold, public information director for the Bauxite School District.
Donaghy has served as superintendent in Hazen for seven years and has 18 years of educational experience, Arnold said.
His contract will begin July 1, 2014.
A more in-depth story about Donaghy will be available once more details are released.