Nixon proposes $5,000 hike for Bright Flight scholarship
The first time AshLeigh Thomlinson took the ACT as a Neosho High School student, she received a score of 30. It’s students such as Thomlinson that Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon hopes to keep in the state with a new financial aid incentive that would give students who receive Bright Flight scholarships the option for an extra $5,000 annually if they agree to work full time in Missouri immediately after school.Continued ...
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Classic toy collection on display in Carl Junction
As Jay McBee pulled box after box of toys from his truck Saturday, he wasn’t just unloading pieces to display at the Carl Junction Community Center. From stacks of G.I. Joe action figures to board games not made since the 1960s, these boxes are essentially McBee’s childhood on display.Continued ...
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Stocks struggle as investors weigh economic news
The stock market continued its sluggish start to the month on Wednesday.Continued ...
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Obama to feds: Boost renewable power 20 percent
Saying the government should lead by example, President Barack Obama is ordering the federal government to nearly triple its use of renewable sources for electricity by 2020.Continued ...
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