At Vocational Preschool, high school students get window on careers in early education, child care
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At Vocational Preschool, high school students get window on careers in early education, child care

Sitting at a table ringed with preschoolers busy with an activity, Amber Schuerman just might be looking at her future.

Four area preschool programs earn state recognition
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Four area preschool programs earn state recognition

Three Hancock County and the Brown County school-based early childhood sites have been recognized for meeting high quality standards.

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Culver-Stockton offering free tuition to one student in its MBA program

Culver-Stockton College is shining a spotlight on its master of business administration degree program by giving one MBA student a full-tuition scholarship.

Mendon native interns at White House
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Mendon native interns at White House

Spending the summer in the nation's capital reinforced two things for Emma Hildebrand.She's still fascinated by politics, and she still intends to run for office someday — at the state level.

School Board approves bids for buildings, vacant lot
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School Board approves bids for buildings, vacant lot

The Quincy School Board still has two buildings for sale but says it's happy with what two other buildings and a vacant lot brought at auction.

QPS sells three of five properties at auction
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QPS sells three of five properties at auction

Jessica Bichsel says she has the vision, while her husband Tim is handy.
It's a good combination for their next project -- converting Berrian School into their home.

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Adams, Madison schools draw no bidders

QUINCY -- Adams School and Madison School drew no bidders at the $200,000 minimum price in Saturday's Quincy Public Schools auction.
Superintendent Roy Webb said it's a "fair price" for Adams, which sits on a full city block at 2001 Jefferson and is in "pr

Donations will help JWCC students learn sub-arc welding techniques
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Donations will help JWCC students learn sub-arc welding techniques

John Wood Community College will be able to enhance its welding education program thanks to the donation of some equipment and supplies by two companies.

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QPS will auction four schools, vacant lot on Saturday

Quincy Public Schools Superintendent Roy Webb sees plenty of opportunities tied to Saturday's auction of four schools and a vacant lot.

QPS off to a smooth start
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QPS off to a smooth start

Just over a month into the new school year, Superintendent Roy Webb says there's plenty to celebrate in Quincy Public Schools.