- Portable classrooms are multiplying in DC area Updated: Dec-07-13 9:20 am
- Mistrial declared in OC drug-planting trial Updated: Nov-21-13 5:14 pm
- St. Louis Co. mother charged in PTA school theft Updated: Nov-20-13 9:25 am
- Leak spurs talk of school carbon monoxide monitors Updated: Nov-19-13 5:22 pm
- Former PTA president charged with embezzlement Updated: Nov-07-13 5:37 pm
ROCKVILLE, Maryland - Ten portable classrooms spread across the playground and grassy fields at Lucy V. Barnsley Elementary School, a sign of ever-increasing crowded schools. The Rockville campus has more students than it has capacity, so every fourth-grader spends most of the day in a trailer.
SANTA ANA, California - A judge has declared a mistrial for a Southern California lawyer charged with planting drugs to frame a PTA leader at his son's elementary school.
ST. LOUIS - A St. Louis County mother is charged with stealing more than $6,000 from an elementary school parent-teacher organization to pay her rent and other bills.
SALT LAKE CITY - A gas leak at a Utah elementary school that sickened more than 40 people has prompted concerns about the fact that the state is among many that don't require schools to install carbon monoxide monitors.
LUMBERTON, North Carolina - Authorities in Lumberton say a former president of a local elementary school PTA is facing an embezzlement charge.