Mark Hedger has worked the past five years for the Laclede County R-1 School District.
The money is earmarked for infrastructure and capital improvement projects.
Newsmakers in the areas of architecture, banking, education, law, management and nonprofit.
They said it. We're reporting it. Fourteen industry forecasts lead the way into 2021.
Alina Lehnert, a strengths development expert who runs a leadership consulting group, was first elected to the school board in 2016.
An independent panel of judges chose 40 rising professionals for the honor.
Reflecting on 2020, the SBJ newsroom compiled the top 10 stories that impacted Queen City business.
Jerry Davis is slated to serve a two-year term building patriotic education curriculum.
The roles cover operations including academic programs, marketing and communications, facilities and technology services.
The Dallas County R-1 School District is building a new technical center connected to Buffalo High School.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking, education, marketing, real estate and technology.
Editor Eric Olson looks into a six-figure donation of fine art.
Hand in Hand Multicultural Center receives the most funding.
Carol Embree is slated to exit the district in June 2021.
The schools plan to work together on sustainable community development initiatives.
Four Springfield colleges are beneficiaries, each receiving two paintings from national artists.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, banking, education and municipal.
Read profiles of this year's honorees.
Aaron York, general superintendent of Donco 3 Construction, describes what he sees in the construction job market in Springfield in 2021. Rachel York is the co-owner of Donco3 Construction.
Jim Meinsen gives his advice for finding new clients as the owner of a new or existing business. Jim and Debbie Meinsen own TCI Graphics, and recently celebrated 50 years in business.
Jeramey and Julia Henson discuss the reason they and HM Dentworks co-owner Chris McWhirter started the HM Dentworks Academy. With the job demands of their field taking them across the country, all three felt that they needed a plan for the future.
Caleb Scott, owner and coach of the Queen City Insane Asylum, says the name for the team was chosen lightheartedly. He said the name also catches people's attention.
Barak Hill gives advice based on what he learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and how it affected his business. He says we should all have a backup plan ready to use.
Sandy Higgins, owner of the Crackerjack Shack, recommends the book "The E-Myth Mastery" by Michael E Gerber. She says it changed the course of how she runs her business.
Aaron York describes the work culture he tries to foster at Donco3 and why he attributes to it a part of Donco3's success. Rachel York is a co-owner of Donco3 and Aaron is the General Superintendent.
Hollie Elliott, executive director of the Dallas County Economic Development Group, explains how local schools factor into business decisions and affect a local community.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistree Pottery, says an important lesson she learned was not to over-expand and to do her research before hand. She gives examples from her experience as a startup business owner.
Jim and Debbie Meinsen own TCI Graphics, and are now celebrating 50 years of business. Jim Meinsen takes some time to explain his philosophy on debt, and how to stay out of it.