The North Carolina driver is cited for failing to maintain lane control after her bus hits a stopped car, causing the bus to veer off the road and hit the building.
School districts and contractors across the U.S. celebrate pupil transporters with breakfasts, candy, prizes, awards, and visits from special guests.
School districts and contractors across the U.S. treated pupil transporters to breakfasts and presented awards. Special guests included dignitaries and mascots.
Kimberly Ann Austin of North Carolina allegedly crosses the center lane and runs a school bus off the road, injuring 13 students. She is charged with driving while impaired and driving left of center.
From holiday parades to creative tree decorations to a toy drive, school buses and those who drive them get festive.
A statewide program aims to reduce the number of stop-arm violations in and around school zones.
The North Carolina driver is unable to leave her bus for five hours after power lines fall on it as the area is hit by Tropical Storm Michael.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools boosts pay for all of its school bus drivers to $15 an hour, and drivers currently earning more get an increase of 50 cents per hour, amid a driver shortage.
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools informs the community about how its maintenance team prepared the fleet for the new school year.
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction study finds that some school systems offer drivers work in other departments to get them full-time hours and pay.
While the early morning incident is still under investigation, Charlotte police point out several factors related to darkness and visibility.
Walter Holden of North Carolina reportedly drives around a curve and off the road, overcorrects, and the bus tips over. Five of the six students aboard receive minor injuries.
Lashauna Hooker Beachum of North Carolina faces two felony charges for allegedly threatening middle school staff and “immigrants [who are] trying to take over the school” on social media.