On the record: Lordstown

WHAT: Board of Education meeting Thursday

PRESENT: William Catlin, Tracie Allen, Roberta Hiller and Niki Reid

ABSENT: Ron Tyndall

The Board:

• Heard from Superintendent Terry Armstrong the Lordstown Athletic Boosters are purchasing new, more contemporary record boards and making improvements to the gym entrance. The project will be unveiled at the Alumni Night Basketball game 6 p.m. Jan. 23. He said all current record holders and those awarded the Senior Scholar Athlete Award are being recognized and all alumni are invited;

• Heard from elementary principal Rich Zigarovich, who highlighted the recycling club that students started;

• Approved membership with the Ohio School Board Association at a cost of $4,121;

• Set its organizational meeting 6 p.m. Jan. 3.

— Bob Coupland