Photos from the auction


HOWARD — The East Knox school board on Monday affirmed its previous decision to sell the Bladensburg building and surrounding real property.

Following an executive session to discuss that and personnel matters, the board set a tentative auction date of May 10, with a minimum bid being $150,000.

“We care about the kids. We care about Bladensburg,” Superintendent Steve Larcomb said on behalf of the board. “It is in the best interest of the board and the community for us to sell.”

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