(CBS News) -- An alleged diploma mill that collected more than $11 million from consumers who thought they were getting a usable high school diploma was shut down by a federal judge at the request of the Federal Trade Commission, the agency said on Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Springfield Public Schools and Mercy Hospital held a ribbon cutting on Wednesday for the new Health Sciences Academy.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Public Schools will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday for its new Health and Sciences Academy at Mercy Hospital.
MARSHFIELD, Mo. -- A former meth user will speak on the dangers of meth use Wednesday night in Marshfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The superintendent of Springfield Public Schools has two more listening sessions this week, to find out what the community wants from the district.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A former American Bar Association president and Drury alumnus will speak at the university’s Lay Hall Auditorium Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Crowder College administrators were informed at the end of August, Missouri might reduce reimbursements for the A+ Scholarship Program.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri’s Commissioner of Education has announced her retirement. Chris Nicastro will retire at the end of this year, having been Commissioner for five years.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Five Springfield public high schools are battling it out in a fundraising war Sept. 14.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Evangel University is participating in National Campus Safety Awareness Month starting with an informational course on sexual harassment. In order to raise awareness.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield Art Museum is inviting families to explore the museum and enjoy hands-on activities during Family Day on Saturday, Sept. 13, at 10 a.m. through noon.
OZARK, Mo. -- During this legislative session the Missouri House passed a bill that mandates a review of what are known as Common Core standards.
CROCKER, Mo. -- Crocker R-2 schools have a ceremony today at 8:30 am as the school becomes the first in Missouri to be designated a Purple Heart School.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Three Springfield Public Schools cafeterias will serve up local fruits and vegetables as part of a special September program.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students at McGregor Elementary got a special treat Wednesday: a brand new pair of Converse shoes.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- Thursday marks the 13th anniversary of the attacks of September 11. The victims will be honored again this year in a ceremony at College of the Ozarks.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Ozarks Technical Community College gifted an automatic external defibrillator (AED) to Crosslines Monday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Kids and their parents can meet players from Missouri State’s athletic teams and members of the Sugar Bears Saturday at the Discovery Center.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- We wrap up our in-depth interview with Springfield R-12 Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann. In this last discussion, Jungmann talks about the pressures that come along with being the head of the state's largest accredited school district and if he's up to the challenge.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Dr. John Jungmann, Springfield's new public schools superintendent, takes part in a lengthy conversation with KOLR10 Chad Mira and Brett Martin. Here is the full interview - touching on management style, the cost of education, pressures of the job and improving Springfield schools.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- New Springfield R-12 school Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann is a few weeks into his first school year here. Earlier this week, KOLR10 had the chance to sit down and learn more about the man in charge of our schools.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- More than 100 public school teachers in Springfield now have additional money to help them educate students, thanks to recently awarded grants.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- About 600 Springfield fourth graders had history come to life for them Thursday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- In a previous report, KOLR10 News brought you the first segment of an in-depth interview we had with new Springfield R-12 schools Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann. If you pay taxes, you'll want to take note of Part 2 of the interview.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- KOLR10 News recently spent time conducting a lengthy interview with new Springfield R-12 school Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann. In part 1, he talks about his approach to the new job and the management style we might grow to expect from him.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- There's a new place for parents to seek early childhood educational services in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Parents, make your plans now. The schedule for open houses at Springfield Public elementary schools is out. Each school sets its own date, but the first is Monday, September 8.
JOPLIN, Mo. --- After a week long delay, Joplin High School students will begin class Tuesday, September 2nd.
JEFFERSON CITY, MO.-- State Treasurer Clint Zweifel will celebrate College Savings Month in September by visiting elementary school students across Missouri to encourage families to start saving for higher education.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo-- An annual performance report for Springfield Public Schools show increased graduation rate and attendance numbers.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Middle school-aged students will be able to learn Italian at Arts & Letters in Springfield starting Aug. 30.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A local group is hosting a “Back to School Bargains” event to help families save on school clothing.
SARCOXIE, Mo.-- Sarcoxie High School and Wildwood Elementary School students and staff will soon have a safe place to go if severe weather hits.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- Students at Missouri State University-West Plains will have the opportunity to study abroad in India during July 2015.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- There have been problems and delays, but Joplin's new high school is finally ready for students, starting next week. But first - an open house to show off the new state-of-the-art school.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Springfield Public Schools’ graduation and attendance rates are up this year, according to the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The way Missouri taxpayers fund higher education is changing today.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics suggests high schools and middle schools should start their day at 8:30 am at the earliest. A look at how two local schools handle it.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Superintendent John Jungmann today holds the first of 4 community meetings to get input about the direction of the Springfield public school system.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – During a meeting on Tuesday, Springfield Public Schools approved the 2014-15 tax rate, increasing property taxes by about $30 on a home valued at $100,000.
BOLIVAR, Mo. – Southwest Baptist University says they saw an increase in new students, average ACT score and number of students living on-campus this year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- It was a very special day for the Class of 1944 Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- In an announcement on Tuesday, Springfield Public Schools says a national retailer will purchase the former site of Hickory Hills School for $4 million.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- College campuses across the Ozarks are back in full swing which means thousands of more people are on the streets in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Missouri school districts will start preparing students this fall for the first ever state standardized tests based on the Common Core State Standards.