Like Geary, Independence, Ohio had school buildings that were obsolete and near the end of their useful life. And like Geary, the school board went to the voters in 2005 to ask for a bond issue for a new middle school and later a new high school. And, like Geary, both issues failed to garner the votes needed to finance the projects.
EL RENO — Enrolling in college is a major step for graduating seniors, but for high school sophomores who haven’t even begun making college visits, it can be very intimidating.
A total of 6,966 students were named to the 2019 fall semester honor rolls at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, including 2,923 students named to the President’s Honor Roll for earning an “A” grade in all their courses.
A few warning flags were thrown Feb. 7 at the regular session of the Geary City Council. All council members were present to hear the news from city accountant Linda Woodruff Borne. She told council the general fund had dropped while customer accounts receivables – money the residents owe the city – was up to more than the $200,000 mark. That figure, in turn, meant the income from the Geary Utilities Authority was also down, when it is usually very consistent, Borne said, month to month.