Gale Satchel says there are goals still to be achieved as she announced this week she’s seeking a second term as Colbert County’s superintendent of education.
Satchel, a 27-year education veteran, qualified this week as a Democrat. The deadline to qualify is Friday.
Satchel said she doesn’t expect political party to matter in the superintendent’s election because “kids don’t have a ‘D’ or ‘R’ attached.”
“It must be solely about the children and what’s best for them, and since day one, four years ago, that’s where my focus has been,” she said.
“It’s personal for me, as I have a heart for kids. I get it honestly,” she said. “My mom has raised