Darlington County Schools superintendent leaving for Berkeley County

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Tuesday night the Berkeley County School Board named Darlington County Schools Superintendent Dr. Eddie Ingram as its new superintendent, according to a release issued by the Darlington County district Wednesday morning.

“We appreciate all Dr. Ingram has done for our students, schools and community over the past four years,” said Jamie Morphis, chairman of the Darlington County Board of Education. “Sometimes you are presented with professional opportunities too good to ignore, and we wish Dr. Ingram all the best in his new role in Berkeley County.”

The Darlington County Board of Education will hold a special-called meeting Aug. 10 to discuss employment matters regarding the superintendent. The meeting will start at 8 a.m. in the training room of the district's administrative office at 120 E. Smith Avenue, Darlington.