Anniston City Schools Selects New Superintendent
Douthitt was selected from the final four candidates. There were 38 applicants. He served as principal of Anniston High from 2001 to 2003. Darren Douthitt will replace Superintendent Joan Frazier, who will retire at the end of the school year. Anniston City Schools is a diverse city school system that serves approximately 2,200 students while currently operating 5 elementary schools, 1 middle school, and 1 high school. The board offered the former Anniston High School principal a base annual salary of $120,000 and plans to sign a contract with him Thursday during a special called meeting.