The newly appointed Wake County School Superintendent, Dr. Jim Merrill speaks with reporters during a press conference at the at Wake County Public School System's Central Services building in Cary on Aug. 1, 2013.
The newly appointed Wake County School Superintendent, Dr. Jim Merrill speaks with reporters during a press conference at the at Wake County Public School System's Central Services building in Cary on Aug. 1, 2013. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com
The newly appointed Wake County School Superintendent, Dr. Jim Merrill speaks with reporters during a press conference at the at Wake County Public School System's Central Services building in Cary on Aug. 1, 2013. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com

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