SIKESTON?- Shannon Blanchard has joined the staff of High Definitions Beauty Salon, 105 Campanella Drive in Sikeston.
Blanchard, who has four years experience as a hair stylist, specializes in haircuts, color and highlights, wax, perms and updos.
Her hours at the salon are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and by appointment. Walk-in clients are welcomed.
To make an appointment contact Blanchard at telephone number 471-0223.
JEFFERSON CITY - Scott Downing, superintendent of East Prairie R-2 School District, is serving as the Southeast representative on the executive committee for the Missouri Association of School Administrators during the 2007-08 school year. Downing was selected by his colleagues in Southeast Missouri to serve in this leadership position.
MASA is an advocate for public education in Missouri. The organization lobbies for additional education funds at the state Capitol and also provide information to its membership regarding the status of legislation and other issues of interest to school administrators. The organization offers a mentoring program for new superintendents, and offers conferences and workshop for administrators.