The West Central School Corporation is seeing a $15,000 reduction in its Title I grant. The money benefits Title I programs and events like “Muffins with Mom,” “Donuts with Dad,” and “Family Literacy Night.” Continue reading
School officials at the West Central School Corporation have announced the time and dates to register for the 2017-2018 school year. West Central registration will be Monday, July 31st from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Tuesday. August 1st from 3p.m. to 7 p.m. ET.
Along with many schools in the listening area, West Central is offering students the opportunity to register online. Those wishing to register online can do so at www.wcsc.k12.in.us. Online registration will open on Monday, July 31st at 6 a.m. and close on Tuesday, August 1st at midnight.
The Knox Community School Corporation has a new school superintendent.
Dr. William Reichhart, who most recently was the Superintendent of Schools at Manchester Community Schools, was named the new superintendent during last night’s Knox Community School Board meeting.
The West Central School Board will meet in a work session yet this month to discuss school renovation plans.
The board members reviewed blueprints Thursday night presented by Adam Weesner from Barton-Coe-Vilamaa with plans to redesign the school’s entrances and rehabilitate the utilization of space. The project is planned for construction in the spring of 2018.
The IRS, along with the tax industry and state tax agencies,warn tax professionals to beware of phishing emails Continue reading
The Knox Community School Corporation has announced registration dates for the 2017-2018 school year. Continue reading
Make sure you take extra precaution when visiting the gas station. Skimmers, illegal card readers that grab data off a credit or debit card, are becoming more and more undetectible. Continue reading
On June 27th The organization, Wander our Winamac is hosting a business start-up work shop. This conference is aimed to help entrepreneurs evaluate their business ideas. Continue reading
Hoosiers can now view county and state birth and death data on a new interactive data website. Continue reading
Starke United Fund’s Kindergarten Countdown received a grant to expand the program to all Starke County schools. Continue reading
The Pulaski County Fair Parade will be held July 3rd at 6 p.m. EDT in the town of Winamac. Continue reading
State officials have confirmed the first cases of the West Nile Virus in Indiana. As the mosquito season progresses, the state is urging citizens to take preventive action against the virus. Continue reading
The Indiana Department of Homeland Security and the National Weather Service have partnered to celebrate Lightning Safety Awareness Week in the state, June 18-24. The week is designed to have Hoosiers have a better understanding of the dangers of lightning. Continue reading
The West Central School Board last week announced the resignation of two employees. Cheryl Bechinski left her job in the cafeteria, and Susan Jungels stepped down as a bus driver. Continue reading
The West Central School Board last week approved a pay raise for Superintendent Don Street. Continue reading
West Central School lunch prices are not going up during the next school year. Continue reading
Tommy “Tom” Berg, 53, of Knox, won his battle against Stage 4 metastatic colon cancer on Sept. 11, 2016 as he peacefully passed away in his sleep at Cancer Treatment Center of America in Zion, Ill. Continue reading
Knox Mayor Dennis Estok reports that progress continues on the demolition of the blighted house at 108 Allen Drive that the city recently acquired. The Knox Street Department has been working since Monday to tear down the structure on the property. The city hopes to have the work completed within the next week. Photos provided.
The Eastern Pulaski School Board last night took steps to clean up the extracurricular payroll in anticipation of the new school year. Continue reading
In preparation for the 2016-17 school year, teachers in the Knox Community School System have recently been training on a learning management system called “Canvas.” Continue reading