Bower awarded for service to school

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Waiver filed for summer feeding program

  • Region 8 Executive Director Dr. David Fitts (left) gives Como-Pickton Consolidated ISD Superintendent Dr. Greg Bower the Region 8 Superintendent of the Year plaque. Staff photo by Todd Kleiboer
    Region 8 Executive Director Dr. David Fitts (left) gives Como-Pickton Consolidated ISD Superintendent Dr. Greg Bower the Region 8 Superintendent of the Year plaque. Staff photo by Todd Kleiboer
COMO-PICKTON—Though more than half of Como-Pickton Consolidated ISD’s students qualify for free or reduced lunches, 95% of them live farther than 2 miles from the school, a quality that makes the district unable to effectively implement a summer feeding program, Superintendent Dr. Greg Bower said at the Monday night board meeting. “Most of our kids, as you [the board] found out from our COVID…

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