Mercer County Owed $800,000 From State

Unit 404 supt. Scott Petrie

The Mercer County School District is now owed $800,000 from the state of Illinois. Superintendent Scott Petire provided an update to the Unit 404 Board of Education this week.

Petrie participated in a press conference Thursday attended by numerous superintendents from the area—all expressing concern over the state’s budgetary issues.