Carthage School Board OKs $45 million budget A proposed budget that sets Carthage School District spending at $45.7 million for the fiscal year starting July 1 was approved by the Carthage School Board on Monday night. The budget represents an increase of almost 3.5 percent over spending in the current year’s budget. It also includes additional teaching positions and increases in staff pay, said Superintendent Blaine Henningson.
June 18, 2013 - The Joplin Globe
Gary Nodler in Houston Chronicle I wanted to try to provide some relief to the folks in Carthage,said sponsoring Sen. Gary Nodler, a Republican from nearby Joplin. "I would suppose there would be pretty broad support for this."