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Friday, January 15, 2021

Waterloo School Board listens to busing, personnel concerns

By ALAN DOOLEY and COREY SAATHOFF For the Republic-Times The Waterloo School Board held multiple meetings last week in the wake of planned changes to its...

School board delays decision on assistant superintendent hire

The Waterloo School Board delayed a decision on hiring an Assistant Superintendent for Business and Operations during its special meeting held Wednesday night. Last...

Dangers of heroin, prescription drugs detailed in forum at WHS

In the 1960s TV series “Lost in Space,” a robot always warned the show’s young star when a threat appeared by saying “Danger, Will...

Waterloo schools to change bus policy

The Waterloo School District is holding public meetings this week for parents concerned about a new bus policy slated for implementation next school year. The...

School board plans for budget, retirement

Waterloo School Superintendent Jim Helton painted a gloomy picture once again for school district finances during a presentation to the Waterloo School Board on...

Recovering addicts tell of past drug abuse, offer help

A crowd of 75 eager listeners filled the banquet room at Bully’s Smokehouse in Columbia last Tuesday night to hear from members of St. Louis Heroin Help during a...

Winter weather cancellations

As expected, a winter storm moved into the area Thursday morning, bringing with it slow and sleet that made many roads nearly impassable throughout...

Contract approved for Dupo teachers

Following months of tense negotiations, a new collective bargaining agreement between Dupo's Board of Education and Federation of Teachers and Paraprofessionals Local 1732 was...

Lerch receives top Waterloo Chamber honor

On the heels of receiving the prestigious Christian Service Award last year, Waterloo School District Wellness Coordinator Kelly Lerch was presented another high honor...

Lions continue commitment to be ‘knights of the blind’

With research showing as many as one in four school-aged children suffering from vision problems, the Waterloo Lions are doing their part locally to...

Davis steps in as new regional superintendent

Following Dr. Marc Kiehna's retirement, new Regional Superintendent Kelton Davis looks forward to his new role and the quest for continuous improvement and success...

Dupo teachers, school board at impasse on contract

An impasse has been declared as part of negotiations between Dupo teachers and the district Board of Education on a new teachers contract. The...
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