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Pictured (in no order): Kerry Klump, Brandon Franck, Kris Moesch, Doyle Justus,  Casey Hopkins, Tara Cox, Whitney Cox (red hair front), Robb Krieg, Gwen Sickels (back), Stephanie Fansin, Lori Horner, Kim Shocklee, Lisa Larson, Tracie Hulbert,  Heather Price, Lisa Hoffman, Stephanie Paasch Peggy Leicht, Vicki Hubbard, and Lauren Fast. These people are either grant recipients or members of the Education Foundation.

R-III Foundation awards grants totaling $77,916

Posted on August 18, 2014 at 9:15 am

In their second year of providing grants, the Lincoln County R-III Education Foundation awarded nine grants in the amount of $77,916.88 The presentation occurred at the district wide staff meeting held Aug. 11 at Troy Buchanan High School gym. Lauren Fast and Robb Krieg presented the grants on behalf of the foundation. Teachers had to submit applications and go through a review process. The foundation had more applications to consider

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  • Winfield Intermediate building opens up after major renovations

    Posted on August 18, 2014 at 9:09 am


    For over a year now the Winfield area has been waiting to see the finished product of the Intermediate School renovations. On Tuesday, August 12, the Intermediate School held a Back to School Night where parents and students were able to walk the new halls, view the new technology inside the classroom and enjoy the new layout of the front entryway along with meeting the teachers and staff of the

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  • Watch out for students, new school year has started

    Posted on August 18, 2014 at 8:27 am

    The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds drivers that schools are starting or have started their 2014-2015 school year. It is critical for drivers to be alert, especially near school zones, playgrounds, and bicycle paths. Traffic patterns will change as school buses and parents taking their children to school join other motorists on the road. Expect this additional traffic and prepare by allowing extra time. Most traffic crashes involving young drivers

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  • Winfield Intermediate open house

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 1:09 pm

    There will be a community open house for the newly renovated Intermediate School at Winfield for anyone wanting to check out all the new finishes inside and outside. This will be held on Aug. 19 from 5 – 6 p.m. Everyone is welcome to view the school.

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  • Welding Lab now enrolling students

    Posted on August 11, 2014 at 10:48 am

    The Welding Lab is now open and accepting high school-aged students that are enrolled in Troy Holiness School, Tri-County Christian Home Schoolers and high school aged home-schooled students as well. The Welding Lab is located in a building once used as a bus barn on the campus of Troy Holiness Church, which they graciously allow Otto Filsinger to use for instruction. Filsinger’s course, Welding Technology, is designed to cover the

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  • Constitutional amendment relating to teacher evaluation certified for ballot

    Posted on August 11, 2014 at 10:21 am

    Secretary of State Jason Kander announced that one initiative petition has been certified to appear on the November 2014 ballot. A Constitutional Amendment to Article IX, Relating to Teacher Performance Evaluation Systems, 2014-024, will appear on the November 4, 2014 general election ballot as Constitutional Amendment 3. The official ballot title reads: Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to: • require teachers to be evaluated by a standards based performance

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  • High School Equivalency preparation classes

    Posted on August 4, 2014 at 9:22 am

    St. Charles Community College will hold registration for High School Equivalency preparation classes in Eolia on Monday and Wednesday, Aug. 18 and 20. This orientation/registration session will be held at Pike Lincoln Technical Center at 342 VoTech Rd., Eolia, Mo. from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Students must attend both nights. Classes are free. In addition to the registration at Pike Lincoln Technical Center, registration for evening classes at the Troy

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