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Back to School 2014: Under construction

School districts continue building efforts as school year begins

Summer construction has transformed the looks of all four major Lake Area school districts.

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Take advantage of back-to-school tax-free weekend

This weekend the state of Missouri will hold its annual “Back-to-School Tax-Free Holiday.”

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Back to School 2014: Back to school ‘to-dos’

Required immunizations can be a confusing part of the back-to-school process.

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Back to School 2014: Morgan County R-2 technology upgrades persist with new high school devices

The Morgan County R-2 School District continues to navigate technology improvements, spending $120,000 to replace about 240 devices at Versailles this summer in a long-term effort to move toward a one-to-one device-to-student environment district-wide.

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Back to School 2014: First look at the renovated Heritage Building

The beginning of the 2014-15 school year marks the end of a 15-month renovation project at School of the Osage’s Heritage Building in Lake Ozark.

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Back to School 2014: Eldon Career Center, State Fair Community College further fuse partnership to include welding program

The Eldon Career Center and State Fair Community College (SFCC) are expanding their fledgling partnership this fall to add a post-secondary welding program to its offerings.

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Back to School 2014: Extracurriculars not just extra at Camdenton Middle School

Do you want to see students more involved in school activities and engaged in their education? Join the club.

Bicycle Rodeo and Bike Safety Rodeo to be held July 27 in Osage Beach

Sponsored by the 2nd Chance Bikes Run through the Ozark Coast Kiwanis chapter, the Bicycle Rodeo and Bike Safety Rodeo will be held from 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, July 27 at the Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks campus parking lot, which is located at 900 College Blvd. in Osage Beach.

Enrollment for August session open at Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks

Enrollment for the August 2014 session at Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks is now open.

Columbia College launches bachelor of nursing degree program

After more than 25 years of providing quality nurses for the mid-Missouri area, Columbia College is pleased to announce the launch of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program.

Camdenton R-3 to raise lunch prices

The Camdenton R-3 School District will raise school lunch prices by 5 cents, as approved by the board of education at its July 14 meeting.

SFCC to offer Registered Nursing program in Eldon

State Fair Community College — Eldon will begin offering a Registered Nursing (RN) program in January 2015, pending a site survey by the Missouri State Board of Nursing (MSBN).

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LCTC students attend state FFA camp

Six members of the Lake Career & Technical FFA Chapter attended the State FFA Leadership Camp June 23-27.

Lake of the Ozarks Master Naturalists announce 2014-15 scholarship

Lake of the Ozarks Chapter of Missouri Master Naturalist recently announced its scholarship program for the 2014-15 school year.

Eldon R-1 approves $23.9 million budget for 2014-15

The Eldon R-1 Board of Education approved a $23.9 million administrative budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year.