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Randolph County earns 'Work Ready' status

American College Testing (ACT) has recognized Randolph County as a "Certified Work Ready Community."

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From homeless to high school grad bound for college

Liyjon DeSilva had a secret.

SkillsUSA students build planes

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These high schoolers are manufacturing airplane parts

Lots of high school students have after-school jobs. But not that many are manufacturing airplane parts after class.

UM curators choose new administrator for retiree medical benefits

The University of Missouri Board of Curators announced Friday it has chosen a new vendor for medical benefits for retirees.

MU creates division of inclusion, diversity, equity

The structure of the new Division of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity (IDE) at the University of Missouri was announced Monday.


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High school students built a bomb-seeking robot for the RNC

During the summer, you'll likely find most kids in swimming pools, collecting Pokemon or at camp.

Lincoln University cuts two degree programs

The Lincoln University Board of Curators has voted to eliminate two degree programs, following a recent review of eleven degree programs.

Mortar board, tassel

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Community rallies for homeless college student

Fred Barley was living in a tent with his belongings in two duffel bags and a box of cereal to ration over the next few weeks.

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