By Matthew McCully – The Eastern Townships School Board (ETSB) Council of Commissioners held their last meeting of 2018 on Tuesday evening. During the meeting the board approved new appointments to fill the vacancy left by Director General Kandy Mackey, currently on personal leave, as well as a replacement for Complimentary Educational Services Director Gail Kelso, who will retire in the New Year. The newly appointed parent commissioners in attendance took the oath of office. The board also presented its annual report, rounding out the 2013-2018 strategic plan. The new long-term goals for the board will fall under the heading ‘commitment to success’. See full story in the Thursday, Dec. 13 edition of The Record.