Published: Apr. 12, 2022 at 8:33 PM EDT|Updated: Apr. 19, 2022 at 11:18 AM EDT
HAMBLEN COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) - The Hamblen County Department of Education appointed a new superintendent of schools Tuesday.
General Arnold Bunch got the position; he will assume the duty in July.
“I will commit the remainder of my tenure to creating a smooth transition and to ensure his success. In addition, I encourage all Hamblen County educators, community members, students, and parents to join together to help him,” current Superintendent Jeff Perry said.
Perry released a full letter to Hamblen County parents and students:
The newly appointed superintendent also made a statement, saying he was excited about the opportunity to serve the school system and to live in the county.