Quantcast

The Missouri Superintendent of the year is Joplin School's own C - KOAM TV 7

The Missouri Superintendent of the year is Joplin School's own CJ Huff.

Updated:


The Missouri Superintendent of the year is Joplin School's own CJ Huff.   The Missouri Association of School Administrators or MASA announced the award Saturday night during a conference at Tan-Tar-A resort.

Dr. Huff was recognized for his efforts to get school started on time after the tornado,  and also for the Bright Futures program begun before the tornado to meet the basic needs of any student within 24 hours.

Dr. Huff says, "The best thing about the award is that it has all of us in it."  He says, "Its what we did together for our kids that has captured people's hearts."  He believes,  "It's the states way of thanking us for a job well done."
Huff receives an award and a  commemorative ring along with a $500 dollar scholarship for a student in the Joplin school district.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Project Homeless Connect

    Project Homeless Connect

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:28:29 GMT
    The Homeless Coalition of Jasper and Newton Counties will host a Project Homeless Connect event on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. This one stop shop event is for persons and families who are experiencing homelessness.More >>
    The Homeless Coalition of Jasper and Newton Counties will host a Project Homeless Connect event on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. This one stop shop event is for persons and families who are experiencing homelessness. More >>
  • Campers to Experience a Night in Nature

    Campers to Experience a Night in Nature

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:59 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:59:31 GMT
    A few lucky students will soon have an opportunity to enjoy some of the most exciting nightlife in southeast Kansas. A few spots still remain for the Pittsburg State University Nature Reach Summer Overnight Camp.More >>
    A few lucky students will soon have an opportunity to enjoy some of the most exciting nightlife in southeast Kansas. A few spots still remain for the Pittsburg State University Nature Reach Summer Overnight Camp.More >>
  • Carthage author shares comic illustrations in new book

    Carthage author shares comic illustrations in new book

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:36:35 GMT
    Author Dan Trogdon’s nationwide release of “An so It Goes, Vol. 2,” is an inside look into Trogdon’s bent world - a world occupied by odd, but funny notions hinged to the absurd. Using simple line drawings, Trogdon combines unlikely elements into cartoons that sometimes require a little extra thought, but once understood, can be enjoyed many times over.More >>
    Author Dan Trogdon’s nationwide release of “An so It Goes, Vol. 2,” is an inside look into Trogdon’s bent world - a world occupied by odd, but funny notions hinged to the absurd. Using simple line drawings, Trogdon combines unlikely elements into cartoons that sometimes require a little extra thought, but once understood, can be enjoyed many times over. More >>
Powered by WorldNow

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.