ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins County Board of Education approved its 2021-22 budget Thursday evening with a $5.9 million deficit, but Director of Schools Matt Hixson wants to emphasize that’s not as bad as it sounds.

Traditionally the school system overestimates expenditures and underestimates revenue to create a hefty margin of error on the side of safety.

Rogersville, TN

June 3, 2021

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