Below we will compile all news coverage of the Russellville School District's decision to place Superintendent Dr. Mark Gotcher on leave through June 30 and terminate his contract thereafter. 

This will be updated as more information becomes available.

 
DOCUMENT: Board reasons for leave
Board regarding Gotcher
 
 
 
Cloud statement
 
 Statement from Dr. Mark Gotcher:

“Serving as superintendent of Russellville has been the highlight of my career. I will deeply miss the entire RSD community. Thank you for the privilege of serving you. Keep living our vision of Achieving Excellence Together.”

Live video from Sass & The Beard to discuss the news: