30.01.2012 [Taunton Daily Gazette] - “I want to stress that this budget is very preliminary and will likely go through several revisions,” Superintendent John McCarthy said. “Our Saturday, Feb. 4, working session will give much more insight and also present preliminary revenue numbers.
26.01.2012 [Middleboro Gazette] - "The overall increase, right now, is 4.17 percent, for what's in this budget," Supt. of Schools John McCarthy said. "Whenever you throw numbers out like this, you always have to caution. These are very preliminary. These numbers will move.