Mount Olive - Teachers are on strike at the Mount
Olive school district.
Monday morning teachers went on strike, after the teachers approved a
strike last wee. The teachers' union and
school district could not agree on a new three-year contract.
The two sides are in disagreement about pay increases and health
insurance benefits. The current contract expired at the end of the 2012-2013
At this time, there is
no school until a contract has been agreed on.
A release sent out to
the parents by Patrick Murphy, Mt. Olive Superintendent stated "my hope
the strike can be resolved in a timely manner so we can get the students back
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