After bills were passed by the Oklahoma legislature and signed by Governor Mary Fallin giving teachers pay raises, most area schools have decided to return to class early next week.
Area schools are getting ready for school closures as a potential walkout would start on April 2 if the Oklahoma state legislature does not pass increases to school employee salaries and education
Residents of the Stigler school district will go to the polls on April 3, voting on a bond proposal for a new grade school.
Stigler's bond proposal for a new grade school goes to a vote on April 3. Information on the bond proposal, as well as how to get absentee ballots (deadline: March 28), are in this week's issue.
Area school boards passed resolutions supporting the push for school employee raises, signal support for a potential walkout.