Monday, May 20 2013 9:15 PM EDT2013-05-21 01:15:38 GMT
A massive tornado touched down to the southwest of Oklahoma City Monday afternoon. Starting out as a classic funnel it quickly became a giant half-mile wide wedge tornado as it proceeded east north eastMore >>
A massive tornado touched down to the southwest of Oklahoma City Monday afternoon.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 12:50 PM EDT2013-05-21 16:50:22 GMT
MOORE, OK (RNN) – In one of the few positive stories to come from the deadly tornadoes in Oklahoma, an elderly woman was reunited with a four-legged friend she thought was dead. Barbara Garcia, a residentMore >>
Elderly resident Barbara Garcia frantically called for her dog after the tornado had leveled her house, but with no success.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:56 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:56:05 GMT
A North Carolina woman is charged with trying to poison five family members after one of them refused to share some cheese with her. A statement from the Nash County Sheriff's Office said 24-year-oldMore >>
A North Carolina woman is charged with trying to poison five family members after one of them refused to share some cheese with her.More >>
April 2012, the Board of Education adopted a 185-instructional day calendar for
the 2013-14 school year that followed the law in effect at that time.
July 2012, the NC General Assembly amended the statute that governs school
calendars. The new law, which goes into effect in the 2013-14 school year,
gives more flexibility with start and end dates and also mandates 185 days
or 1,025 hours of instruction.
The amended law also gives CMS the opportunity
to improve the 2013-14 calendar by providing more teacher workdays for
professional development, a longer winter break and improved inclement weather
calendar committee recently convened to prepare two versions that meet the new
calendar rules. The district would like community input on the calendars.
will poll parents, students and community members Tuesday, Jan.8 through
Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 for input on the approved 2013-14 CMS school calendar.
After the polling period ends, Superintendent Heath Morrison will review the
results and evaluate comments submitted by staff, parents and community
members. He will then decide whether to recommend a revised calendar to the
Board of Education.
to view calendar and workday options and link to provide input.