The Leslie County school system faces the prospect of a significant budget shortfall for the next school year. Staff cuts are likely, and county officials are trying to collect unpaid back taxes
The Leslie County school system faces the prospect of a significant budget shortfall for the next school year. Staff cuts are likely, and county officials are trying to collect unpaid back taxes
The Leslie County school system faces the prospect of a significant budget shortfall for the next school year. Staff cuts are likely, and county officials are trying to collect unpaid back taxes

As schools face deep cuts, Leslie County begins unprecedented effort to collect back taxes

More from the series

Shortchanging Our Schools

A quarter-century after statewide education reform, some Kentucky communities and their elected officials — school boards, sheriffs, property valuation administrators and county attorneys — aren’t doing all they can to fund local schools, a Herald-Leader investigation found.

Expand All

March 01, 2015 12:00 AM