Lane’s aides threaten to sue school board over pay cut!; Tapes mysteriously disappear!

It was almost midnight when weary Monroe City School Board members impatiently decided to go home, upset that a set of recordings of a 1997 school board meeting has mysteriously disappeared.

In a marathon meeting Tuesday night school board members went into executive session to discuss a demand letter it received from Associate Superintendent Joe Lane’s staff members threatening to sue the board if it did not reinstate pay raises it stripped from them earlier this year.

Earlier this year, the board took back raises it claimed that several administrators and

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