Beaufort News

Finalists named for Beaufort-Jasper ACE director

Three finalists for the director position at Beaufort-Jasper Academy for Career Excellence have been named.

They are Chad Cox, assistant principal at Whale Branch Early College High School; Terry Fludd, interim assistant director at ACE; and Deonia Simmons, superintendent of Hampton County School District 2.

The school's board of trustees has interviewed all three and will meet Friday for further discussion.

Chris Dinkins, the school's current director, resigned effective June 30.