LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The Superintendent of The Laurel School District is taking a new job at a Hattiesburg university.
Chuck Benigno announced to the district his plans to leave in December to join the faculty at William Carey University.
Benigno's last day with the district will be December 31, 2017.
He sent the following email to all employees announcing his decision:
Benigno also released a statement regarding his excitement to join WCU.
A new superintendent has not been named at this time.