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Trib-Star: Cash-Strapped District Votes To Shutter Dugger’s Two Schools

Barely a week after 700 bitterly-divided residents gathered to weigh in on a controversial reorganization plan, The Tribune-Star in Terre Haute reports the Northeast School Corporation board voted 3-2 on Monday night to close the two schools in the rural southwest Indiana town of Dugger. Union Junior-Senior High School and Dugger Elementary will close at year’s end, writes […]

The Story Of One Lonely Indiana School District

North White School Corporation recently closed two of its outlying elementary school buildings.

During his tenure as school board president at North White School Corporation, Shannon Mattix has pushed for something strange.  Usually, school officials fight to protect their district from outsiders trying to take control, but Mattix has a different idea. He wants to consolidate the four districts in White County into one megadistrict. “One of the things […]

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