State and Regional News

Arts and Education Council awards $25,000 in grants for rural communities

Arts Rolla, Steelville Arts Council receive funds

    The Arts and Education Council has awarded five organizations a combined total of $25,000 through the Bayer Fund Rural Community Arts Program.
    Since 2007, the Bayer Fund Rural Community Arts Program has invested more than $225,000 in our region to provide access to the arts for people living in the rural communities surrounding St. Louis.

Deadline to apply for commercial vehicle officer is Tuesday, October 1

    The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premiere law enforcement agency, is accepting applications for new commercial vehicle officers. The 10th CVO Class is scheduled to begin training on February 3, 2020. The application deadline is October 1, 2019. Interested persons are encouraged to take immediate action to apply for this career opportunity.

Missouri High Schools challenged to drive safe and buckle up!

    Calling all Missouri high schools to compete in the 2019 “It Only Takes One” campaign for an opportunity to win prizes for your school while educating young drivers about safe driving habits and safety belt use.