by Carol Harris, Branson area, and Mary Engler-Guccione, Joplin area
The Carthage R-IX School District is getting a boost where its computers are concerned.
Southwest Missouri Cable Television has agreed to install a fiber-optic computer network for the district's computer system.
The addition will cost between $110,000 and $186,000, depending on what the Carthage Board of Education agrees to.
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