Education

QU adds concentration in health care administration to MBA program

Quincy University will add a concentration in health care administration along with a professor to its Masters of Business Administration degree in the School of Business.

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Quincy News

JWCC Board approves budget

QUINCY -- The John Wood Community College Board of Trustees on Wednesday night approved a $15.539 million budget for the next fiscal year.

The budget is just over $550,000 more than last year but will not increase tuition or instructional fees for students. Tuition remains at $163 per credit hour for in-district students for the third consecutive year.

"Affordability and accessibility are vital for anyone seeking education whether they are pursuing a degree or certificate, taking part in training for their career or by enrolling in a class for personal enrichment," said JWCC President Mike Elbe. "Our mission is to make those opportunities as accessible as possible, especially the cost, because individuals who access education at every stage in life help themselves, their communities and our region's economic prosperity."

The budget increase accounts for strategic plan initiatives, enrollment priorities and contractual obligations. More than a dozen...

Hannibal News

AC to be turned on at Hannibal High School next week

HANNIBAL, MO. -- Previously teachers and students at Hannibal High School had to wait until October for cool air to fill the building. That changes next week when some of the school's new air conditioning units are switched on. During Wednesday night's mee

"Queer Eye" episode featuring QHS debuts Friday
Quincy News

"Queer Eye" episode featuring QHS debuts Friday

QUINCY -- The fourth season of "Queer Eye," including the episode shot at Quincy High School, debuts Friday on Netflix.
Quincyans will be glued to the screen, including at a watch party planned Friday night at Grown N' Gathered and the Tap Room.

School Board sells Washington School
Education

School Board sells Washington School

A school building housing children for generations will continue providing for children and their needs. The Quincy School Board, meeting in special session Monday morning, agreed to sell Washington School, 1400 N. Eighth, to Carl Douglas.

Education

Canton R-5 School District seeks applicants for School Board seat

The Canton R-5 School District is seeking candidates to fill an opening on the Canton School Board.

Palmyra School District's new football field is nearing completion
Education

Palmyra School District's new football field is nearing completion

The Palmyra R-1 School Board heard an update this week on construction taking place this summer, including several projects funded through a voter-approved $3.5 million bond issue.

Teachers, staff start moving into new Thomas S. Baldwin Elementary School
Education

Teachers, staff start moving into new Thomas S. Baldwin Elementary School

Working in the midst of a classroom filled with furniture and 89 boxes, Amy Kuhl unearthed an important tool for the moving-in process.

Education

Smartphones, social media tied to student depression, anxiety

Even when Aliyah Morrison wants to take a break from the phone, the notifications don't stop. "Sometimes I respond to them. Sometimes I just ignore them," said the incoming freshman at Quincy High School.

C-SC students learn how to treat heat-related illnesses
Education

C-SC students learn how to treat heat-related illnesses

Carver Hoffman stayed quiet as he was lowered into the immersion tank full of cold water during a simulation Wednesday at Culver-Stockton College, but the second he could, the 14-year-old jumped out.