The Laredo school district has purchased a 53 passenger bus for $3,000. The 1994 International, with 150,000 miles on the odometer, will be used as a backup. The bus was purchased from Randy Small Transportation.
Certified staff in the Princeton school district qualifying for retirement this school year can receive five thousand dollars by submitting their retirement notice by the regular January board of education meeting.
A Trenton man, 24 year old Jameson Read, has been bound over to Division 1 of Grundy County Circuit Court in connection with the shooting death of 54 year old John Vencill of Trenton in July at Trenton.
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police were relieved that what was first reported as a possible shooting inside the city's largest high school turned out to be a shooting outside the building that resulted in three students suffering relatively minor wounds.
All-state softball selections were announced on Tuesday afternoon. In Class 1, state champion Maysville placed two players on the first team, in sophomore infielder Kristin Strong and senior pitcher Katie Applegarth.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) -- A Southern California computer science student pleaded guilty Tuesday to hacking the computers of Miss Teen USA and other young women, secretly photographing them and threatening to post the pictures online if they didn't send him more naked photos.
Although winter comes as no surprise, many of us are not ready for its arrival. If you are prepared for the hazards of winter, you will be more likely to stay safe and healthy when temperatures start to fall.
The Livingston County Sheriff, Chillicothe Rural Fire Department and area supporting fire districts responded to a residence about 4 miles south of Chillicothe along U.S. 65 as a motorist noticed smoke coming from a home.
Kansas City (AP) - Larry Flynt, the controversial publisher of pornographic magazines known for pushing the boundaries of free speech, now is pushing the state of Missouri to open up about its lethal injection plans.