Military Children Get Salute

Each April, Missouri salutes the sacrifices made by the state’s roughly 12-thousand military children – and some of the schools who join forces to help them. For going the extra mile, Purple Star designations have been awarded to Crocker R-2, Warren County R-3, Blair Oaks R-2, Rockwood, and Sedalia schools. During a ceremony at the Missouri Capitol on Tuesday, Whiteman Air Force Base Colonel Keith Butler said the military has an obligation to do right by the children who serve…

Schools and districts that earn this designation will receive a special Purple Star to display on campus and on their website.

(From Missourinet)