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Challand Middle School, Sterling High School will serve as FEMA shelters

Musgrove Fieldhouse, the main gymnasium for Sterling High School, would be used as a FEMA shelter for displaced residents in the event of a disaster through Sterling Public Schools' participation in a Whiteside County disaster plan. The board approved the district's role in a meeting on Wednesday.
Sterling Public Schools Superintendent Tad Everett and board of education President Pam Capes review the district's participation in a county-wide disaster plan on Wednesday during a board of education meeting.
Troy Taylor

Troy E. Taylor

Was named editor for and the Gazette and Telegraph in 2021. An Illinois native, he has been a reporter or editor in daily newspapers since 1989.