February 10, 2016

Scouts to plant tree to remember Kade Meyer

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com In his seven short years, Kade Meyer made quite an impression on his classmates at Madison Elementary School. That’s why Girl Scout Troop 3140 plans to honor the student’s memory by planting a tree in his honor at the school this coming Saturday. Meyer was struck and killed by an SUV while Continue Reading

District concentrates on supporting family of fallen student

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com School and public safety officials will review their procedures in response to a traffic accident outside of Madison Elementary that resulted in the death of a second grade student last week, but their immediate focus is on students and staff and the family of Kade Meyer. “Right now, for us, it’s still Continue Reading

Updated: Madison Elementary student killed in accident

A Madison Elementary second grade student is dead after being struck by an SUV on Madison Street. The accident occurred shortly after school let out on Thursday afternoon. Kade Meyer, 7, was attempting to cross Madison Street Thursday afternoon. He stepped into the street between two vehicles stopped on the street in the elementary school Continue Reading