- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)45
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)6
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)2
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)35
- Tanker truck catches fire near Oak Ridge (04/24/16)7
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
Jackson School Board member completes certification
A Jackson School Board member has achieved master certification in the Missouri School Boards' Association Certified Board Member program.
Bruce V. Thomas completed the program established by MSBA to help local school board members. Master certification is the higher of two levels of certification available above the state's required training. The board member also must read four books related to school board service and write an essay that connects the subjects they have studied to the school district they serve.
Thomas was first elected to the board in April 2008.
614 E. Adams St., Jackson, MO