Lakota hires middle school principal

LAKOTA – Monday evening saw the Lakota Board of Education convene for a special meeting to announce the hiring of a middle school principal.

Charles Tackett was appointed principal, with his contract starting in August and lasting until July 2016. Tackett has worked in northwest Ohio for the past 10 years, with experience at the middle school and high school levels.

The board also approved the Lakota music department, high school band and choir taking a trip to Nashville next spring.