NATIONAL ROAD ANNUAL MEETING IN APRIL
The annual membership meeting for the National Road Association of Illinois, with the election of the Board of Directors, will be held Wednesday, April 2nd, at 6:30PM, at the Effingham City Hall. Items to be highlighted include a wrap of the 2007 events and activities and what's to come in 2008. All association members are invited to attend the meeting. For more information, call 978-2232.
KC BOARD OF TRUSTEES APPROVES NEW TUITION FEES
The Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees met Thursday, March 20th for their regular monthly meeting. Tim Hood, Vice President of Instructional Services, provided an update of the KC at Work Program with new classes beginning in Greenville, Carlyle and Salem. The program allows adult learners to complete KC course and degree programs on-site, at participating work places. One of those facilities is Carlisle Syntec, who offered a 60-hour leadership program last year.
In other business, the board approved the re-activation of the Paramedicine Program and was told of the strong need and interest for the program in the surrounding area. And the Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees okayed tuition and fees as follows: $65 for tuition, $5 technology fee and $3 student activity fee per semester. Out of District tuition will be $130 per credit hour.
The Comets Varsity Baseball team split a doubleheader Saturday, beating Teutoplis 15 to 1 in the first game and losing 2 to nothing to T-Town in the second game.
The Comets Varsity baseball team takes on Brownstown today at home at 4:30, the JV takes on Brownstown at 2PM, and both those games are weather permitting.
Mulberry Grove plays Carlyle at Carlyle today at 4:15.
In high school softball the Comets Varsity Girls take on Lincolnwood at 4:30 at Greenville. In girls soccer, Greenville takes on Carlinville at 4:30 in the Bulldog/Panther Soccer Classic at Litchfield.
NO NEW AREA FUNERAL NOTICES TO REPORT
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