Columbia School Board approves $4.4 million budget cut

Tuesday, March 10, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 10:59 a.m. CDT, Wednesday, March 11, 2009

COLUMBIA — The Columbia Public School Board approved budget reductions equaling $4.4 million in a 5 to 1 vote at its meeting Monday night. Board member Rosie Tippin cast the dissenting vote. Board president Michelle Gadbois was absent.