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Marion Unit 2 School Superintendent Keith Oates Announces Retirement

MARION – Marion Unit 2 School District Superintendent Keith Oates is retiring effective at the end of this school year.

Oates made that announcement at Tuesday night’s school board meeting.

Oates has been superintendent since 2012. His retirement won’t take effect until June of next year.

No word at this time as to when the search for a new superintendent will begin.