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Tazewell, Va.--The Tazewell County School Board meet for the first time since two new members joined the team.

The informal meeting was held on Wednesday at the central office in Tazewell.

Retired teacher Chris Moir says she has a lot to learn about her new role on the school board. She says she doesn't have an agenda and only wants to move school system in a positive direction.

"I just want to serve the community and use my experience as an educator, bring that to the table and bring that to life, to just be a voice for the children, teachers, and citizens of Tazewell County," says Chris Moir, Western District, Tazewell School Board.

Former Sheriff H.S. Caudill says they need to work on the accreditation problem that some of the schools have as well as employee morale.

"We are losing remarkably good employees. We are losing teachers who are going to other states and other schools," says H. S. Caudill, Southern District, Tazewell County School Board

Caudill and Moir defeated two incumbents during the election held this past November.

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