Holt puts past lessons to work in Columbia School Board election

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 9:29 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, March 31, 2010

COLUMBIA — Dan Holt ran for a seat on the Columbia School Board in 2009 and missed becoming a board member by 446 votes out of more than 14,600 total votes cast. He applied for a seat on the board when Rosie Tippin stepped down last spring, but the board appointed James Whitt.