Wood is Beebe’s education pick

Governor offers department’s No. 2 as Kimbrell successor

Posted: May 6, 2014 at 4:54 a.m.

Gov. Mike Beebe is recommending that James “Tony” Wood of Searcy succeed Tom Kimbrell as state education commissioner when Kimbrell leaves next month to become superintendent of Bryant public schools.

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