Follow @csteditorials He is the stone that the builders rejected. The lost sheep who now is found. Pick your parable – Rev. Courtney Carson offers living proof that teachers and school administrators should not give up on misbehaving children. Eighteen years ago, the nation watched the Decatur School Board expel seven boys for a bleacher-clearing brawl at a football game. On Tuesday, Decatur voters elected Rev. Carson, 34, to the school board that expelled him 18 years ago.