Reception planned for new Bibb school superintendent

The community is invited to meet and greet new Bibb County school Superintendent Curtis Jones.

The Bibb County school board is hosting a reception Sunday from 3-5 p.m. at Central High School, 2155 Napier Ave.

Jones, the former Griffin-Spalding County school superintendent, took over as head of Bibb County schools April 6.

The West Point graduate served 20 years in the U.S. Army before beginning a career in education with a job as JROTC instructor at Griffin High School. He was named principal of the high school in 2001 before becoming an assistant superintendent in 2005 and superintendent in 2009.