Students with perfect attendance at high schools in Rogers and Bentonville were eligible to win cars from McLarty Daniel dealerships through the company's inaugural Attendance is the Key initiative. On Tuesday, at Rogers High School, Jimmy Whitten, a special needs student, won a Jeep Renegade when the key he pulled out of a bag was the one that turned on the car.
Last week, Pea Ridge voters turned down a proposed millage increase that would have funded construction of a new high school. So what's next for the school district? On today's program, we find out, plus we hear from Charlie Allison about his new book, "A Brief History of Fayetteville."
Pea Ridge Schools Superintendent Rick Neal discusses the school district's future plans to deal with student growth after residents voted against a 5.1 millage increase in a special election last week. The increase would have funded a new high school.