Wire Reports

Police: Mechanical Problems Not a Factor in Fatal Crash

According to the Indiana State Police, there were no mechanical or maintenance issues with the school bus involved in a fatal accident Tuesday that killed school principal Susan Jordan, reported…
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W.Va. Senate Cracks Down on Illegal Bus Passing

The West Virginia Senate passed a bill to increase penalties on drivers who pass stopped school buses, voting 33-1 to allow law enforcement to charge these vehicle owners. Currently, law enforcement cannot ticket…
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Ind. Board Nixes Driver Signing Bonus

The shortage of school bus drivers is an issue many school districts across the country are facing. To encourage applicants, many are offering a signing bonus. The Carmel Clay School…
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Fla. Boy Struck by School Bus While Riding Bike

A 7-year-old boy was hit by a school bus Tuesday afternoon as he rode his bicycle, reported News4Jax. According to reports, the school bus had just started back on its…
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School Principal Killed in Ind. Bus Accident

Susan Jordan, the principal at Amy Beverland Elementary School in Lawrence, Indiana, and a "beloved" educator, was killed after a school bus parked at the school's loading zone lurched forward,…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 27 January 2016 12:22

More Snow Days for Tenn. Students

Students in Scott County, Tennessee, will see yet another snow day, as the icy road conditions have not improved, WBIR reports. 
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 27 January 2016 12:14

Bus Driver Arrested for Fight With Student

A Louisiana school bus driver is now behind bars after getting involved in a fight with a student who would not sit in his assigned seat, WGNO reports. According to…
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Fla. School Bus Driver on Probation for Texting Behind Wheel

A school bus driver in Nassau County, Florida, has been put on probation for the next year after being caught texting behind the wheel with children aboard, reported WJAX. "This…
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