NAACP questions hiring of Cannon at Civic Center

Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo has hired former superintendent George Cannon as the new director of the Monroe Civic Center, but that appointment prompted a word of protest from the NAACP.

Cannon, who was fired as superintendent of the city schools in 2004 in the middle of a contract fraud investigation by SEC, went on to serve a term as superintendent of the Union Parish Schools.

Wherever he go


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