Cherokee school superintendent retiring in February
by Kayla Darnley
09:00 AM, Friday, September 04
Cherokee County School Superintendent Dr. Frank Petruzielo announced at Thursday’s school board meeting that he will retire Feb. 1, 2016, more than seven months prior to the expiration of his employment contract with the local school board.

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