Clint Waskom Is New Tiger Basketball Coach; Ralph Hillenburg Appointed To School Board

The Crothersville Community School board of trustees hired Clint Waskom as

the new varsity boys basketball coach when the board met Monday evening.

Waskom is a language arts instructor at the local school for the past 2

years, is a graduate of Brownstown Central High School, and resides north of

Tampico. He begins his coaching duties immediately with the summer athletic



The board appointed former school board member Ralph Hillenburg to fill the

unexpired term of Kendra Smith who resigned after she moved from the school

district. Five residents of the district (the area inside the town limits

east of US 31) submitted letters of interest.

In other business, the board approved allowing the Crothersville Lions Club

Red, White & Blue Festival to use the school grounds for next month’s

community festival.

Because property tax bills will be late this year resulting in a delay is

property tax revenue, the board approved extending the current temporary

loan from June 30 to Dec. 31, 2009.

In other matters, the board approved re-hiring all non-certified personnel

for the 2009-2010 school year and accepted the resignation of Terry Richey

as junior high volleyball coach and elementary girls basketball coach.