Bourbon and Leasburg News

Search for new Bourbon Schools superintendent is over

Dr. Kyle Gibbs has been hired by the Bourbon School Board as the new superintendent of the Crawford County R-I School District. He will assume duties as superintendent of schools beginning July 1, 2019, following the retirement of Patricia Thompson, which was announced late last year. 

Rustic Acres residents ask for roadwork

Two residents of Rustic Acres questioned county road maintenance in their area at the Crawford County Commission meeting on January 15. Joan King and Carol Hofstetter asked why only certain roads in their area were being worked on by county crews, with King questioning descriptions of county roads and former agreements for maintenance, while Hofstetter primarily looked for ways to solve the issues they presented.

School Board Recognition Week is February 10-16

    Missourians benefit every day from the dedicated energies and countless hours devoted by a group of more than 3,600 men and women in every community across the state. These public servants are elected by local constituents and do not receive compensation for their tireless efforts. These men and women are the local school board members of Missouri.