Bowie losing one trustee as Thorne resigns due to move

Bowie School District Trustees accepted the resignation of Travis Thorne Monday night as the local businessman makes a move to Bryson. Thorne, who also served as board secretary, has been a member of the board since May 2009. His term will expire in May 2015. Superintendent Steven Monkres said he expects the board will discuss how to fill the vacancy at the next meeting. The board also conducted its FIRST hearing and approved the junior high campus improvement plan. Read the full story in the Wednesday Bowie News.