(Hagerstown and Richmond, IN)--Nettle Creek Schools has a new leader. On Wednesday night, the Nettle Creek Board approved the hiring on Dr. Kyle Barrentine. Barrentine was one of 15 candidates to be interviewed for the position. He will start on January 6. Barrentine had served previously in various roles in the Anderson and Kokomo area. Test Intermediate School in Richmond now has a new assistant principal. Jamie Thomas has taught and coached in various roles with Richmond Community Schools for the last 15 years and is currently the Program Director for Every Child Can Read. Thomas will begin her new role at Test on January 2. Meanwhile, a trial date has now been set for February for the previous Test assistant principal, who is charged with driving drunk and fleeing police on Halloween night.