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Granite City Schools Concerned About Impact of Plant Closure on Tax Vote

The Granite City School District has a measure on the April 7 ballot calling for a property tax increase to maintain current academic standards.

03/26/2015

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Missouri State Searching for Man Exposing Himself on Campus

Police say in one case, the victim said the man entered her room and began removing her clothes as she slept.

03/23/2015

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Missouri School’s PTO Treasurer Accused of Theft

Sappington Elementary School’s PTO funds were supposed to pay for school outings and visits with Santa Claus.

03/20/2015

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Bills Would Require High School Students to Pass Civics Exam to Graduate

The bills revise current Missouri law that requires high school seniors to take an exam about the U.S. and Missouri Constitutions. Instead, they will take an exam similar to the test taken by naturalized citizens.

03/19/2015

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SLU Faculty Backs President, Will Move Forward with Disputed Artwork

Some SLU graduates threatened to yank their financial support over plans for a sculpture to appease Ferguson protesters, but the SLU Faculty Senate president thinks a better understanding has prevailed.

02/25/2015

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Study: Missouri Tops in Suspensions of Black Grade Schoolers

A new study shows Missouri suspended black elementary students at a higher rate than any other U.S. state, with the gap between suspensions of black and white students also top in the country.

02/24/2015

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Iowa Mother Arrested 3 Times For Children’s School Absences

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (CBS St. Louis) — An Iowa mother has been arrested three times after Council Bluffs Community School District claimed her children missed too many school days. KETV reports that Council Bluffs mother, Sherry […]

02/18/2015

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Elementary School Principal Accused of Dealing Heroin

Joshua Foust, 33, resigned from A.D. Stowell Elementary School in Hannibal after drugs were allegedly found at his home.

02/18/2015

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District: Lack of Coats Often Keeps Kids Home from School

The arrival of bitter cold can means more kids staying home from school, simply because they don’t have a coat to keep them warm.

02/17/2015

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