Tentative Agreement in Mt. Olive

Mt. OLive, IL (KMOX) The teachers’ strike in the Illinois community of Mt Olive may be over.

Representatives from both sides met for nearly 5 hours Saturday and then jointly announced they had reached a tentative agreement. Terms of the agreement have not been released-though it is anticipated that school will resume on Monday-pending ratification.

Teachers have scheduled a meeting for Sunday to consider ratification. The Board of Education says they will address it at their meeting on Wednesday.


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