KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It took more than 90 rounds, two days and a two-week break, but the Kansas City Spelling Bee finally has a winner.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Springfield Public Schools will save $10 million by refinancing obligation bonds.
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. --The American College of Technology will move to a new location Mon. Mar. 10.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Gov. Jay Nixon addressed over one-hundred superintendents, administrators, and board members Mar. 8 at the Education Plus Legislative Breakfast.
HUNTSVILLE, Ar.-- One Arkansas school district to asking to waive half of their snow make-up days.
CNN -- Millions of college students are missing out on financial aid for college because they aren't even applying for it.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansas lawmakers approved nearly $22 million in surplus spending Thursday for a variety of projects, but leaving several other efforts unfunded.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- It might be hard to believe, but it's been 16 years since Jared Fogle started his weight loss journey. And now he's helping kids start healthy habits early.
A new study by the Harvard School of Public Health looks at what school kids are eating and how healthy changes in the menu are making a difference.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- School of the Ozarks will hold a meeting Thursday night for anyone interested in learning more about the addition of K-6 classes. The new grades will be added this fall.
CBSNews -- The College Board plans to overhaul the SAT test in a move to better align the college entrance exam with what students should learn in the classroom.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Public School District has a new superintendent. As expected the R-12 school board hired Dr. John Jungmann in a unanious vote Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Students at Robberson Elementary School at 1100 East Kearney were evacuated from the building for a short time - at 8:40 a.m. today - after a fire was reported in the school.
WILLARD, Mo. -- The University of Missouri System president will be in Willard today to talk to 7th and 8th grade students about the value of higher education in Missouri.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- There is new leadership at Springfield's Discovery Center.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The bad weather isn't stopping today's public meetings with Springfield Public Schools finalist to be the next superintendent, although one meeting has a change of location.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The current winter storm leading into Monday Mar. 3 has prompted area schools to cancel classes.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield School Board has set two meeting times for the public with the next superintendent prospect.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Elks Lodge in Springfield is giving away prom dresses to benefit those who cannot afford one.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.--The 48th Annual Drury Jazz Festival has brought competitors from 18 high schools to Springfield to showcase their abilities.
NIXA, Mo. -- It's Pay It Forward Friday! Usually, we'll buy strangers gas or groceries, but this week, we're switching it up. We're paying it forward differently this week. We're at schools in Nixa, and surprising three teachers who have no idea we're here.
REPUBLIC, Mo. - A lockdown has been lifted at Republic schools this morning after a burglary suspect being sought in the vicinity of the middle school was apprehended.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Greenwood Lab school presented a check Wednesday after raising Pennies for Patients.
LONOKE, Ark. -- Safety matters when it comes to your children, no matter how old they are.
CNN -- Two Missouri students went more than 60 rounds Saturday in a spelling bee that had to be called because organizers ran out of words.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Potential Students can receive assistance in finding financial aid for continuing education at Missouri State University today, Feb. 23.
(CNN) -- Antoinette Tuff's knees tremble as she stares at the black barrel of an AK-47. Her hands shake so much she can't hold a pencil.
SPRINGFIELD, MO. – A cooking competition for scholarships worth nearly half a million dollars was held in Springfield on Friday.
SENECA, Mo.--- The Missouri Ethics Commission is reprimanding the superintendent of Seneca School District.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- After a three month search, the Springfield School District has chosen a Missouri native superintendent as the top finalist for the R-12 superintendent's job.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The House Appropriations Committee on Education has proposed less than half of the $278-million for the foundation formula for K-12 education that Governor Jay Nixon (D) recommended in his budget proposal.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A proposal that would make it a crime to cause a school to go on lockdown stems from an incident January 16, when a reporter for a St. Louis TV station triggered a lockdown at Kirkwood High School.
JOPLIN, Mo.--Joplin students are excited to see their new high school, rebuilt from the ground up.
JOPLIN, Mo.-- Duke Universities talent identification program in Joplin educates students in various areas of study.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo— “Mathletes” from local middle schools tested their skills Feb. 15 at Drury University.
WEBB CITY, Mo.-- Webb City residents had their first visionary planning meetings Thursday to discuss their future.
NEOSHO, MO.--- Several anonymous donors are being refered to as "lunch angels." More than 400 Neosho students had their accounts paid in full for overdue lunch bills.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Thirteen organizations brought nationally-renowned poverty expert doctor Ruby Payne to Springfield this week to discuss some poverty initiatives the City can take.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri State University has a record number of students enrolled for spring semester.
OZARK, Mo. – Ozark High School was put on lockdown Tuesday afternoon after a “student discipline issue,” according to an email from Curtis Chesick, executive director of technology and communications of the Ozark R-VI School District.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Officials of the Springfield public school district will start interviewing candidates for superintendent today.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.--Ozarks Technical Community College hosts a free FAFSA filing event to help prospective college students seek financial aid.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.—Ozark Technical Community College held a simulated mass casualty demonstration Feb.8.
NIXA, Mo.-- Nixa students are heating things up in the kitchen with the 2014 Student Iron Chef competition Feb. 8.
CBSNews -- President Obama hailed the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and private companies for committing money and technology to help meet his goal of expanding high-speed broadband access to 99 percent of American students in the next five years.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The cause of an engine fire that destroyed a Springfield Public Schools bus this morning is undetermined at this time, according to city fire officials.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A snowier than usual winter is eating into snow days for school districts around southwest Missouri and northern Arkansas. In Springfield, the official last day of classes is being edged back to meet the state's mandatory minimum of class days.