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Gaston schools gain new leaders


LarkinThe Gaston School District has selected two new principals for the high school and elementary school.

Christine Collins will replace Susan McKenzie as the junior and senior high school principal and Tim Larkin will take over for Yvonne Rauch as elementary school principal.

McKenzie is leaving her principal post to take over for current district Superintendent David Beasley, who’s retiring at the end of the school year. Rauch is also retiring.

Larkin is currently the principal of Myrtle Creek Elementary School in Myrtle Creek, Ore.

Collins is currently the principal of New Plymouth Middle School in Idaho.

Look for updates in next week’s News-Times.

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