(Festus) At its most recent board of education meeting, the Festus School District approved its annual tax rate for the 2020 fiscal year.

Superintendent Dr. Link Luttrell has more information on the tax rate increase.

In other news from the Festus School District Board of Education meeting, the board approved a bid from Brockmiller Construction Inc in Farmington to renovate the old high school music room into a student services suite.