Jim Merrill, who will retire Feb. 1 from his job as superintendent of Wake County schools, speaks with reporters Aug. 1, 2013.
Jim Merrill, who will retire Feb. 1 from his job as superintendent of Wake County schools, speaks with reporters Aug. 1, 2013. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com
Jim Merrill, who will retire Feb. 1 from his job as superintendent of Wake County schools, speaks with reporters Aug. 1, 2013. TRAVIS LONG tlong@newsobserver.com