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Posted: Sunday, December 9, 2012 11:45 pm | Updated: 8:55 am, Tue Dec 11, 2012.

BETHANY, Mo. — The South Harrison County R-II School District doesn’t have a problem with dwindling enrollment like many rural districts, said Superintendent Don Wilburn.

Increased enrollment has sparked the need for a new middle school addition to the high school. Funding is a problem that South Harrison shares with other school districts, both small and large.

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