School board to review bullying policy; may include cyberbullying provisions

Columbia School Board members will review updates to the district’s policy on bullying and hazing recommended by the Missouri School Board Association during a Monday night meeting.

AmerenUE reports “unusual event” at nuclear plant

AmerenUE’s nuclear power plant in Callaway County remains fully operational after an “unusual event” was declared late Thursday night. No release of radioactivity resulted from the event, and neither the public nor the plant’s personnel were put in danger, a news release said.

Lay leaders keep synagogue going

A Jewish congregation manages to keep its synagogue running in the absence of a full-time rabbi.

Judge to hear whether state is doing its part for lower education funding

A Cole County judge will hold a Sept. 20 hearing to learn more about whether the state is putting 25 percent of its annual budget toward public schools as is required by Missouri’s constitution.