Letter: Approving tax levy will help decrease ignorance and want

Friday, April 4, 2008 | 1:11 p.m. CDT; updated 5:57 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

I just returned from a Columbia Public Schools Board of Education meeting where budget cuts were discussed. It was not a happy time for anyone. One thing is certain, the item that is to appear on the April 8 ballot, authorizing the district to increase the operating tax levy, needs to be approved.