No Serious Problems From Power Outage at Festus R-6 Schools
(FESTUS)    A spokesman for the Festus R-6 School District says there weren’t any major complications at the district’s buildings this (Wednesday) afternoon as the result of a power outage.  Ameren stated a transformer fire in a neighborhood behind the high school caused the outage.  Kevin Pope, Coordinator of Communications and Special Projects for Festus R-6 says classes remained on schedule.

The telephones for the district buildings were also temporarily out of service.