Carthage (MO)- The Carthage School District has named a new superintendent.
Dr. Mark Baker will move from the assistant superintendent post to the top job. He had been filling in on an interim basis since this summer.
Baker has been with the district for more than 15 years and also worked for the Carl Junction School District after starting his career at Carthage Junior High in 1993. The district will begin the search for a new assistant superintendent for business immediately.