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Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Back to School

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Matthews Elementary in Sikeston students Angel Huang and Sandy Huang read together as they wait with their grandfather for the school bus earlier today. Having an adult wait with children at bus stops is just one of the ways parents can ensure their children have a safe school year.
(Photo by Leonna Heuring, Staff)
Safety is concern as students return to classroom

SIKESTON -- Motorists are likely to notice a change in traffic this week and in the coming weeks as students are heading back to school.

Whether walking, biking or driving to school, young people will be on the move, and it's critical for drivers to be alert, especially near school zones, playgrounds and bicycle paths, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reports.

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