Illinois Schools Warn of Closures, Layoffs Without BudgetThe challenge facing superintendents is that the epic partisan gridlock that has left the state without a budget for 11 months is spilling over into education.
Halls Ferry Elementary in Florissant Closed Tuesday Due to FireHalls Ferry Elementary School in Florissant is closed Tuesday after a kiln overheated in an art closet and caught fire.
Petition Effort To Force Audit Of Hazelwood SchoolsGrassroots group about halfway to required 5,000 signatures.
Missouri Legislature Passes Bill to Cap School Funding GoalThe House voted 116-38 Tuesday to send the bill to Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon, who has said he opposes the move and appears apt to veto it.
Residents Rail On Proposed Hazelwood School CutsDistrict is facing a nearly $13 million deficit due to declining property taxes.
Legislators: Hazelwood School Board Hid Budget CutsState Reps say if they were told about the school's financial situation, legislation could have been proposed to help.
Windsor High School Responds to Shooting ThreatThe Windsor school district is telling parents it can keep students at home today (Wednesday) if they're concerned for their safety.
Ferguson Student Brings Unloaded Gun to SchoolHe was brought to the office when suspicion arose, but ran off campus when officials were talking to him.
East St. Louis School to Receive Part of $20M Federal GrantGordon Bush Elementary in East St. Louis is one of five schools to receive more than $20 million in federal grants over the next five years.
St. Louis Weather Update, Snow TotalsThe snow will hold off for the remainder of Wednesday with a chance of flurries Thursday morning.
St. Louis Man Charged for Kidnapping 12-Year-Old GirlThe girl says he grabbed her by her wrist and forced her into a nearby vacant home.
St. Louis Rejects NLEC's Housing RequestThe NLEC wishes to house up to 325 homeless people.