Tag Archives: Proposition 2

Public Survey Shows Support for School Tax Proposal Minus Extracurricular Expenditures

  The Scotland County R-I School Board of Education met in special session on Monday, May 2 to review the Proposition 2 surveys that were submitted by  stakeholders from the community. More than 200 responses were received both online and via printed surveys submitted at various locations. “We would like to thank everyone for their […]

Board of Education Names Erin Tallman as New Elementary School Principal

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, April 14, 2016, at 6:30 p.m.  President Sam Berkowitz called the meeting to order. The board voted 7-0 to certify the April 5th election results as follows: Trinity Davis – 748 Scotland County votes, 5 Clark County votes for a total of […]

What if we could set aside politics and simply talk turkey? Ironic that I’m suggesting we talk frankly and get down to business, and I open up with an old idiom that might confuse folks into thinking I want to discuss the fowl currently being targeted by most Missouri hunters. I guess it sort of […]

Voters Approve City Water and Sewer Bonds, Defeat School Tax Levy Increase

Voters in the City of Memphis gave the okay to proposed revenue bonds of up to $7.9 million to help fund water and sewer upgrades, but voters in Scotland County shot down a proposed $4 million tax levy increase to fund a pre-school expansion at the SCR-I School District, among other upgrades. Proposition 1 was […]