By Megan Miller, Editor
JEFFERSON COUNTY – During a regularly scheduled Jefferson County Board of Education meeting, one Pinson and one Clay school got appointed new assistant principals.
Eugene Dallas was appointed to serve as assistant principal at Clay-Chalkville High School. Dallas was formerly a science teacher at the same school, also serving as freshman head football coach. His shift from teacher to assistant principal will be effective July 19, 2016.
Lawson Russ Cofield has been appointed as assistant principal at Pinson Valley High School. Cofield will be coming to Pinson with more than 14 years of educational experience, including a stint as assistant principal at Shades Valley Technical Academies. Cofield is the principal at the Shelby County Schools Career Technical Center, and his new position will also be effective July 19. 2016.