Adult Education and Literacy Program is awarded national grant

    The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded the East Central College Foundation, working on behalf of the ECC Adult Education and Literacy Program, a $10,000 grant to support its mission in 2019. This local grant award is part of more than $8.3 million in grants awarded to nearly 1,000 schools, nonprofits and organizations across the country.

Columbia College announces new unique partnership with McDonald’s restaurants

    Columbia College and the McDonald's Missouri Advertising Co-Op recently announced a unique partnership that will give more than 6,000 of the restaurant's employees throughout 123 stores in the Midwest a discounted tuition rate.

BJC Book Brigade marches on in Sullivan

• Annual reading program sends area children home for the summer with a new book
    When second-graders in public school districts served by BJC HealthCare pack up their desks at the end of the school year, they will have a brand new book to take home to encourage their summer reading.

WGU Missouri celebrates National Nurses Week with $50,000 in scholarships

    In celebration of National Nurses Week, which runs from May 6 – 12, WGU Missouri has announced it will award up to $50,000 in scholarships to nurses across Missouri who are interested in furthering their education.

Craig joins FCNB

    Scott Perkins, President and CEO of First Community National Bank, is pleased to announce that John Craig has accepted the position of Business Development Officer at the Cuba Financial Center. In his new position, John will specialize in commercial real estate, business and personal banking.