New BBPS principal hired
The Broken Bow School Board and administration met in a special meeting Saturday, Jan. 12, for the purpose of interviewing four candidates to fill the high school/middle school principal position vacated by the retirement of Ken Kujath. As the Chief prepared to go to press it was announced that a contract has been offered and accepted. BBPS Superintendent Mark Sievering issued this statement: “I am pleased to announce that Mr. Rusty Kluender has accepted our offer to become 7-12 principal at Broken Bow. Mr. Kluender is currently K-12 principal at Bloomfield, and will officially begin his duties here Aug. 1.”The school board will meet Monday, Jan. 21, at 7 p.m., with one of the items on the agenda being the contract for the new principal.