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Study Shows Teacher Shortage in Central IL

March 12, 2019 – A study has uncovered an acute shortage of teachers in parts of central Illinois, leading to canceled classes, increasing class sizes, and substitute teachers or administrators taking on larger teaching roles.  The Illinois Association of Regional Superintendents of Schools surveyed 500 school districts and found that 89 percent of districts in central…Continue Reading

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GOV Pritzker Launches Fair Tax Calculator

March 12 2019 – Gov. J.B. Pritzker has launched an online calculator that he says will let Illinoisans know how his proposed graduated income tax will affect their families.  Pritzker last week rolled out his plan to end Illinois’ flat-tax, now set at 4.95 percent, and join 35 other states with scaled-up rates for higher incomes. Pritzker’s proposed…Continue Reading

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RCC Expands Security Protocal

March 12, 2019 – Richland Community College has expanded their security protocal to include it’s own police unit. In a new podcast, Dean Hazen, Director of Public Safety at Richland Community College says the program makes RCC complaint on the Federal level with standards of Higher Education Law Enforcement. Hazen adds the program makes RCC more prepared for anything from medical emergencies…Continue Reading

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WATCH: Focus on the Future

The Macon County Mental Health Board hosts its Focus on the Future Program where local organizations gather and discuss this years results of a survey determining what under funded programs will benefit the most from some extra funding.Continue Reading

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