Gov. Nixon to recognize Scott City High School for academic excellence

SCOTT CITY, MO (KFVS) - Gov. Jay Nixon will visit the Scott City High School on Tuesday to recognize the school for its academic excellence.

Nixon will be at the school at 1 p.m. to congratulate them on their progress and to discuss the progress made by the state in giving all students in Missouri a chance to earn an A+ Scholarship.

Under the A+ program, Missouri students can earn a scholarship to cover the cost of tuition and academic fees for two years at any public two-year community college or technical school in the state.

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