Teresa Jumper Santa Maria dropped out of the Yellowhill School Board race officially on Tuesday, July 9.
In a statement to the One Feather, she noted, “I, Teresa Jumper Santa Maria, will not be moving forward in the election process for the Yellowhill School Board position due to reorganization of personal and professional priorities. Thank you to all who have been so supportive and encouraging. I look forward to continuing to serve Cherokee Central Schools and my community in other capacities. Go Braves!”
Incumbent Yellowhill School Board Rep. Jennifer Thompson will run unopposed in the General Election set for Thursday, Sept. 5.
– One Feather staff report