Mark Young, current Electra athletic director and head football coach, signed a contract Monday, May 5, to officially take over as athletic director for Olney ISD. He planned to start work in Olney as early as Tuesday, May 6. He will come to Olney with 21 years experience as a coach, including stops in Hawley, Ore City, Baird, Denton Guyer and Electra. The Haskell native said he and his wife are very excited about the opportunities afforded by Olney, a Division 1 school in the same classification as Electra, and hopes he can instill that sense of excitement into Olney's athletic program. 

Read more about Mark Young in this week's edition of The Olney Enterprise.