Search Continues for New Jal Superintendent

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

JAL, NEW MEXICO - The Jal School District is still in search of a Superintendent.

NewsWest9, the Associated Press, the Hobbs Paper and other regional news stations had reported that Dr. Kristina Baca had accepted the position.

As it turns out, while she had been selected on Wednesday, she pulled her name out of the running on Friday.

The Jal School Board will continue to look through the applicants and will likely choose a superintendent next week.

Stay with NewsWest 9 as we will update you.