Matney rally

Hailey Richardson (center), a rising senior at Currituck County High School, holds a “Matney 4 Principal” sign during a rally for Dr. Brian Matney outside J.P. Knapp Early College in Currituck County, where a Currituck Board of Education closed session was being held, Wednesday. The Currituck school board voted Friday not to renew Matney’s contract for next year.