Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Wednesday in The Star

Coming Wednesday in The Anniston Star:

Some local school systems will increase prices in its school lunch program, joining many other systems statewide. Dan Whisenhunt looks at the increases and why they are going up.

Oxford Elementary school students celebrated Earth Day with the National Guard at Mclellan. Todd South has this story.

Matt Kasper looks at Jacksonville's drive to be branded an "Alabama Community of Excellence." Folks working on the effort have finished their strategic plan for the city and will unveil it Wednesday. What do they propose for Jacksonville's future?

Education appropriations were the order of the day in the state Legislature. Markeshia Ricks looks at what was discussed and what this could mean for our local schools.