Historic nursery school wins grant for repairs

Thursday, September 20, 2007 | 8:50 p.m. CDT; updated 5:51 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

COLUMBIA — When Cheryl Washington Howard opens a drawer in the kitchen of Nora Stewart Memorial Nursery School, there’s a problem: the drawer has no bottom. It is, in fact, not a drawer at all, but rather an empty shell where a drawer should be.