Education News Archive - August 30, 2007
Superintendent Calls It Quits ; Mary Jo O'Connor Resigns After Weeks of Controversy Over a School Budget Deficit.
By KELLEY BOUCHARD Staff Writer Staff Writer Beth Quimby contributed to this report.
Word of the Day
- Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
- To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.