Wire Reports

21 New Charges Filed Against Chattanooga School Bus Driver

The Hamilton County District Attorney's Office in Chattanooga, Tennesee filed 14 additional counts of reckless aggravated assault and seven counts of assault against Johnthony Walker in response to a Nov.…
  • Last modified on Friday, 28 July 2017 16:05

Nevada School Bus Driver Retires After 54 Years

Elko County School District celebrated Wanda Krenka, 81, who retired at the end of the past school year for more than five decades as a school bus driver, reports the…
  • Last modified on Sunday, 29 November -0001 16:00

Dallas School Bus Agency Gets Lifeline via Loan

School services provider Dallas County Schools has been having trouble paying its bills this year, but it received a temporary reprieve from potential closure in the form of a nearly…
  • Last modified on Monday, 24 July 2017 08:31

U.S. Rep Calls for Federal School Bus Seat Belt Mandate

U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen of Tennessee questioned why seat belts have not yet been federally mandated on school buses and pushed for action, according to Times Free Press. 
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 19 July 2017 15:06

High Schooler Finds Bus Drivers Regularly Running Stop Signs

Philly Voice reports on a Philadelphia high school journalist’s observation of bus drivers ignoring a posted stop sign, endangering drivers of other vehicles travelling the through road. 
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 27 June 2017 12:47

NY Senate Passes Bills to Reduce Illegal Bus Passing

ABC 10 has reported that both S.1023 and S.1064 unanimously passed through the New York State Senate last Wednesday. Both bills would increase the penalties of passing school buses illegally.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 22 June 2017 15:15