PARKERSBURG - The Wood County Board of Education terminated a high school secretary Thursday evening.
Sue Woodward, assistant superintendent of schools, said board members voted 5-0 to terminate Parkersburg High School secretary Jill Byers.
Byers due process hearing was held Thursday evening behind closed doors. Woodward said following the one-hour, closed hearing board members went into executive session and returned in less than 30 minutes, voting unanimously and without comment, to terminate Byers' employment.
Byers was a service employee of Wood County Schools for 15 years.
Woodward said officials cannot disclose the reason for termination.