Other (indicate in message) Submitted: December 6, 2023 | Updated: December 6, 2023

[See Editor’s Note] (December 2023) Submission related to “Cleveland County School Board Attorney Fee”

Date sent in to Sunshine: 11/28/23

Original Subject:
Cleveland County School Board Attorney Fee

Original Message:
I would like to see a cost breakdown, services billed for, hours billed (including the 5 hours included in the retailer), fees, ect for the Board Attorney of Cleveland County Schools from the beginning of the Sinks (Jan 25, 2021) the first bill until the most recent one (which will probably be through October 2023).

Government Entity:
Other (indicate in message)

Start Date / End Date:
January 25, 2021 - November 28, 2023

Editor’s Note: Sunshine Request makes no claim as to the veracity of any statements or information contained in any of the requests, or public records, we receive.

Editor’s Note 12/06/23: The submission above has been marked as “Completed”. As written, it is unclear what specific searchable public records the sender would like to receive, or to what timeline the responsive results should apply.

Additionally —
We will assume that the sender is referring to Cleveland County, NC Schools [CCS].

Since February 2023 our Team has been experiencing delays, or other questions that we’re waiting to have clarified, in regard to the fulfillment of our various requests sent to CCS — particularly, the responses we’ve received from Greg Shull. 

Currently, we have two active records requests still “open” with Greg and CCS. You can track the status of those two requests at the following URLs:

(February 2023) Request for Cleveland County, NC Schools: All electronic communications related to “bullies”, “bullying”, “fights”, or “violence”. From 01/02/23 – 02/09/23.

(September 2023) Request for Cleveland County, NC Schools: All current employees and salaries as of 09/19/23 or present day.

Any updates we send to or receive from Greg, Leigha, or CCS about either request, will be posted on our website. If we do not hear back from them over the next couple weeks, then we will call Greg, and eventually will mark the requests as having been “Denied” by CCS. 

At this point, it seems likely that the fulfillment of our current requests will be further complicated by submitting any more requests to CCS right now. Until we either receive clarity, or a satisfactory resolution, from CCS regarding our two open requests… unfortunately, it will not be possible for our small Team to spend additional time to send any new records requests to CCS. We apologize for the inconvenience.

In the meantime — if there is any new info you’d like to request, and you feel is urgent or needed in a timely manner, we ask that you please consider reaching out to CCS directly for assistance with the fulfillment of any new requests you’d like to submit to them (outside of our website).

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Status: Completed

Activity:

  • December 6, 2023 5:55 pm

    2 months ago

    Submitted to Sunshine Request
    Status: Pending