Police Uncover Drug Ring at Northwestern Indiana High SchoolBuncich had a bag filled with 5,000 Xanax pills that he said students bought for $10 to $20 each.
Missouri Law to Require Civics Test, CPR for High SchoolersOther provisions include mandated dyslexia screening in public schools beginning in fall 2018 and a requirement that public schools give students a chance every day to say the Pledge of Allegiance.
Interim Mizzou President Discusses Racial Discord, FutureThe interim president of the University of Missouri system says the school could be a national example in how it responds to racial unrest that rocked the Columbia campus last fall.
University Won't Adopt Speech Policies Until at Least FallA committee issued a draft in late May of policies designed to regulate public spaces on campus while also respecting free-speech rights.
New Missouri Law Aimed at Helping College Transfer StudentsIt will create a scholarship for low-income high school students who take college classes.
New Missouri Law Requires CPR Training in High SchoolUnder the new law, students would have to take 30 minutes of CPR instruction, as well as training in the Heimlich maneuver.
Riverview Gardens Improves But Misses Accreditation"We want to commend the district for the progress they have made. But at the end of the examination period, we were not able to firmly establish they'd met all five targets."
Nixon Signs Bill to Cut College Costs for Military MembersTo get in-state tuition, students currently must get a full-time job or live in Missouri for a year and meet other requirements.
St. Louis Desegregation Program Drawing to a CloseIt has allowed more than 60,000 black students in St. Louis to attend suburban schools during the last several decades.
Missouri Lottery Sets High Mark for Education FundingThe Lottery said Friday that it transferred nearly $309 million to public education during the state fiscal year that ends this month.
Vendor Shoots Self in Leg on Missouri Campus, Prompts AlertPolice at the University of Missouri in Columbia are investigating after a weapon accidentally discharged in the loading dock of the Plaza 900 dining hall at 900 Virginia Avenue.
Missouri Governor Hopefuls Debate Mizzou, Taxes, Race RelationsThe primary for Missouri's next governor is August 2, and the general election is November 8.