Monroe County voters reject $10 million school bond
By Charles Boothe, The Register-Herald
PETERSTOWN — Voters in Monroe County on Saturday rejected a $10 million bond referendum that would have built a new school.
By an unofficial vote of 1,189 against and 609 for, the vote sinks a plan to construct a new school near Ballard, replacing Peterstown elementary and middle schools.
Of the $10 million, about $6 million would have been used for the new...