Hempstead school board votes in new president, adjourns meeting without any public comment
After a month of turmoil, the embattled Hempstead School Board elected a new president.
The board elected Lamont Johnson to replace Betty Cross during Tuesdays reorganization meeting. Cross wished Johnson luck in his new position.
I wish you the best and I'm sure you'll do an excellent job as a Hempstead Tiger and I'll support you, she said.
Cross then quickly adjourned the meeting...