Lead or leave Baldwin County school system? Fairhopians discuss options amid funding woes | AL.com

“You can’t expect us to have the same type of educational excellence in Fairhope without paying for it.”

That was Kerry Flowers’ message Tuesday night to a group of around 100 parents, educators, civic leaders and others gathered to discuss the future of the Eastern Shore city’s schools. Flowers, chairman of Fairhope’s Education Advisory Committee, led the forum at Fairhope United Methodist Church.

He broke down for those gathered how the EAC had facilitated about $2.5 million in cash and in-kind services from the ci

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