Fulton Middle School Wins Big Award

5 years 9 months 2 weeks ago Wednesday, October 30 2013 Oct 30, 2013 Wednesday, October 30, 2013 3:16:00 PM CDT October 30, 2013 in Coverage From Callaway
By: Marissa Balmas, KOMU 8 Reporter
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FULTON- Fulton Middle School got a big award Wednesday morning.

Dollar General presented the school with a $40,000 check to use however the school wants.

The school is one of five schools that was awarded the prize nationwide. They were chosen based on literacy criteria from schools in cities and towns that have Dollar General locations. 

Superintendent Jacque Cowherd said the school is very excited and grateful for the extra funds.

He said the school district does not yet know how they will use the money but said it will be used toward "additional literacy strategies".

 

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