Youth/School

Youth/School

New African American History Course Comes to Campus at Crucial Time

It has been said that those who do not learn history are doomed to repeat it. It’s a sentiment spreading across the country in the wake of the death of George Floyd.
 
“If you want to understand why people are in the streets,” explained Grace Moser, associate professor of history at St. Charles Community College, “you need to understand our history, and black history is our history. We are living in extraordinary times and history is such a useful tool to help us navigate it.”

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New Melle Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Winners


The New Melle Chamber of Commerce is very pleased to announce that our scholarship committee has completed it’s review of this year’s applicants.  A total of 15 terrific applications with well thought out essays made our decision process extremely difficult. The list was finally narrowed down to the following four applicants, each of whom will receive a $1,000 scholarship:

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Francis Howell School Board puts No Tax Rate Increase Bond on April Ballot

(December 20, 2019) St. Charles, MO… The Francis Howell School District Board of Education has voted unanimously to place Proposition S on the April 7, 2020, ballot. Proposition S is a $244 million bond issue that will not increase the current tax rate. Voter approval of Proposition S would allow the District to borrow money now and in the future to address pressing facility needs at all Francis Howell schools. 

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