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Sullivan uses long ball to grab first win

SULLIVAN — Grace Glaser and the Sullivan softball team opened the season with a bang for a charitable cause Wednesday night.

Glenn E. Ryherd | Obituaries |  Herald & Review

SULLIVAN — Glenn E. Ryherd, 87, of Sullivan, passed away Monday, August 26, 2019 at Mason Point, Sullivan.

SHS Students Make All-District Band, Choir  Mysullivannews

In September, more than 450 students auditioned for the East Central All District choir and eight Sullivan High School students were selected.

Sullivan, Purvis mow down Borgia to reach state quarterfinal

SULLIVAN • Addison Purvis goes by the nickname, "Sunshine."

Davis Selected As New Head Football Coach  Mysullivannews

Sullivan High School is pleased to announce that Cody Davis has been selected to be the next head football coach.

Class 3 sectional: Sullivan 4, Borgia 1 | Softball - Fall

Borgia's Katie Kopmann (left) puts the tag on Sullivan's Reagan Thomure's steal attempt during a Class 3 Sectional softball game on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, ...

Sullivan principal named Ridgeview schools superintendent | Education  Herald & Review

COLFAX — The principal of Sullivan High School, who originally is from Fairbury, has been named the next superintendent of Ridgeview schools.

Nathan Becker hired to coach Sullivan/Okaw Valley football  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

SULLIVAN — A familiar face has been hired by the Sullivan school board as the new Sullivan/Okaw Valley football coach. He is Nathan Becker, a 2004 Sullivan ...

Class of 2018 Commencement Held Friday Night  Mysullivannews

The Sullivan High School Class of 2018 held their commencement on Friday night, May 18 inside the SHS Gymnasium due to weather conditions that prevented ...

Death of Sullivan Man Believed To Be Related To PTSD  Mysullivannews

The death of a Sullivan man on November 21 is believed to be related to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, according to early investigations.

John Rice Puts the Mic Down After 50 Years  Mysullivannews

The voice of KTUI, John Rice, will retire after 53 years behind the microphone. John has reported the local news, weather, sport and obituaries, announced ...

Wearing Blackface, Sullivan High School Seniors Play Powder-Puff Football Game  Riverfront Times

When a dozen teen girls in blackface ran onto the Sullivan High School football field November 5 for a powder-puff game, Jennifer Schmidt recalls her...

St. Clair High School Band Earns Awards At Competition  The Missourian

The St. Clair High School Marching Band placed first at a competition Saturday, Sept. 29.

Vigil, Services Set For SHS Student  Mysullivannews

A candlelight vigil and funeral services have been set for Mason Kirk, 18, who was fatally injured in a car accident Sunday night in Franklin County.

KMOV's Paige Hulsey teams up with Broadway's Taylor Louderman for one-night-only event

KMOV's Paige Hulsey will join her hometown friend in celebrating their Missouri roots and performing arts education as a guest emcee at the event.

School apologizes for powder puff team wearing blackface  USA TODAY High School Sports

The superintendent of Sullivan High School, about 60 miles outside of St. Louis, has apologized for a powder puff football game in which a team comprised of ...

All-Metro softball pitcher of the year: Purvis' heart proves to be as big as her talent

With a nickname like Sunshine, it's fitting Sullivan junior pitcher Addison Purvis can make friends with just about anybody.

Police: 18-year-old arrested in bomb threat that caused Sullivan school dismissal  Herald & Review

SULLIVAN — An 18-year-old was arrested Friday in the bomb threat that caused all three public schools in Sullivan to dismiss early and evacuate students, ...

Ahring's Dutchmen score first victory at Sullivan since '03  Gasconade County Republican

Coming off a 4-2 loss on the road at Union in which the Wildcats scored three of their runs on sacrifice flies, Tyler Ahring's Owensville Dutchmen baseball team ...

Behind Caden Ellis, Sullivan boys golf hopes to make history at sectionals  Herald & Review

SULLIVAN — If you are driving by the Sullivan Country Club and see some strange lights on the course late at night, don't be alarmed.

Band Festival Saturday | Washington  The Missourian

Thirty-one schools and about 2200 students will compete this Saturday in the 50th annual Washington Marching Band Festival.

SALEM R-80: Prugh hired as high school assistant principal  The Salem News

The Salem R-80 Board of Education met for its reorganizational and regular monthly meeting April 16.

'How Sports Shape America,' Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit Celebrates Sports' Ability to Bring A Town Together  The Missourian

It has been nearly 94 years since “Sunny” Jim Bottomley, while playing for the St. Louis Cardinals, set a Major League Baseball record for the most RBIs (runs ...

Sullivan Mourns Loss of Student | Saint Clair  The Missourian

Sullivan High School students this week are trying to cope with the reality that one of their own is no longer with them.

Chillicothe FFA Chapter sends 75 to Greenhand Motivational Conference  kttn

Over 4500 first year FFA members from more than 320 Missouri High Schools had the opportunity to learn about being positive role models, learning to get ...

Wood steps down as SV head coach | Sports  Perry County Republic Monitor

A person could almost write the St. Vincent cross country and track teams into the state meets with a permanent marker. It was nearly automatic. But the ...

Southeast Students Honored with Power of Women Scholarships  Southeast Missouri State University News

Ten Southeast Missouri State University students were honored with scholarships today during the annual Power of Women luncheon. The recipients of the ...

When the ‘Mean Girls’ Were Teen Girls  The New York Times

Three stars of the hit Tina Fey musical talk about their real-life high school years: the highs, the lows, the bullies and the bell bottoms.

Screamin' Eagles Band Brings Home 28 Trophies In 2017 Season  Mysullivannews

The Sullivan High School Screamin' Eagles Marching Band completed their 2017 season capturing 28 trophies in what has been called one of the most ...

Sullivan High School students conduct research at Booth Library  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

CHARLESTON -- Students from Sullivan High School visited Booth Library on the campus of Eastern Illinois University on March 29.

UMSL bound Breanna Diestelkamp  Gasconade County Republican

As if one Diestelkamp was not enough in the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC), there will now be two during the upcoming 2019-20 NCAA Division II ...

Okaw Valley to hold Homecoming festivities | Lifestyles  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

BETHANY -- Okaw Valley High School Student Council announces their annual Homecoming Week from Sept. 4-8. The overall theme to this year's festivities is ...

Rules changes could be coming in high school basketball  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Basketball is back and will look much the same as did last year.

Ann Lynette Harshman | Obituaries |  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Ann Lynette Harshman, 68, passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2019 in her home. Graveside *service* will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at ...

New officer has long ties to Mattoon Police Department  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

MATTOON — While Sullivan native Ked Houser was a Lake Land College student, he spent time as an intern with the Mattoon Police Department.

New Catholic principals leading schools in five cities  Arkansas Catholic

St. Joseph Elementary, Conway. Hometown: Bigelow. Education: Bachelor's degree in elementary education, University of Central Arkansas; master's degree in ...

Prep notebook: Sun Prairie's Payton Addink makes college choice for volleyball; Madison Memorial baseball team earns national academic honor

The 6-foot-1 Addink, who's a junior-to-be, plans to attend Minnesota-Duluth.

Michael J. Wildman | Obituaries |  Herald & Review

MONTICELLO -- Michael J. Wildman, 58, of Monticello, passed away Monday evening, April 1, 2019 at Kirby Medical Center, Monticello.

New Christ the King principal named  Times Record

Christ the King Elementary School will have a new principal this fall. Jeff Plake will be taking over the role. He taught seventh-grade life science and ...

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Boyer stands tall | Sullivan High School |  Herald & Review

Elissa Stewart remembers teammate and friend Brittin Boyer as a particularly good freshman playing varsity, holding her own against players two and three ...

Schatz-Stumpe Wedding Vows Read | Announcements  The Missourian

Stephanie Lauren Stumpe, Leslie, and David Allen Schatz, Sullivan, were united in marriage on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, at Temple Baptist Church in Sullivan.

Troy Buchanan: Rachel Nicole Sullivan | Troy Buchanan

Academic rank: 15/486. Sports: softball, track and field. Academic bio: Softball All Conference-All Academic Award ... Scholar Athlete. Athletic bio: Freshman: ...

FFA members attend Greenhand Conferences | Agriculture  The Daily Star-Journal

Star-Journal. LEETON —More than 4,500 first-year FFA members from more than 320 Missouri high schools attended the annual Greenhand Motivational ...

2017 CIC all-conference teams announced | High-school  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

SHELBYVILLE – Shelbyville junior Payton Howell was a unanimous selection to the 2017 Central Illinois Conference first team.

Sullivan takes advantage of Mattoon's miscues | Baseball  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

SULLIVAN — Both Mattoon and Sullivan dealt with first-game jitters during Friday's baseball game.

Judge makes adult sentence possible for MHS shooting suspect  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

CHARLESTON -- A judge on Friday made an adult prison sentence possible for Mattoon High School shooting suspect Josiah Lyons.

Court case gave some insight on what was behind Mattoon High School shooting  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

CHARLESTON -- During legal wranglings about Josiah Lyons shooting a fellow Mattoon High School student, what he wanted to do and something about what ...

Effingham St. Anthony wins second state boys golf title since 2009  Herald & Review

BLOOOMINGTON — Trailing entering the back nine, Effingham St. Anthony turned it on at the right time.

Class 4 District 3 championship: MICDS 25, Hazelwood East 14 | Hazelwood East

MICDS' Graham Bundy Jr. (5) runs the ball in for a score during a Class 4 playoff game at SLUH on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at SLUH in St. Louis, Mo.

Towns mourn two killed in bus crash | Metro

A diminutive 15-year-old with a big, friendly heart and a 19-year-old former high school star quarterback lost their lives in the horrific collision that also injured ...

Mourners remember teens killed in crash | Metro  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Crowds bid farewells at vigils for two teenagers killed in crash on I-44.

Submitted Story: Missouri FFA Members Experience Leadership Reality (1/12/11)  Southeast Missourian

Over 4,500 first year FFA members from more than 310 Missouri High Schools had the opportunity to learn about being positive role models, making sound ...

Engagement: Jessica Hettiger and 'Chet' Reeder | Announcements  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

FLORA -- Dr. Frank and Jennifer Hettiger of Flora announce the engagement of their daughter Jessica Lynn Hettiger of Mattoon to Chester "Chet" James Reeder ...

Car driver faces murder charge for 'road rage' crash  KY3

LEBANON, Mo. - A man from Ridgedale is charged with murder because state troopers believe his road rage caused a fatal motorcycle crash two months ago.

Douglas Shank | Obituaries  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

SULLIVAN -- Douglas Owen Shank of Mattoon, IL, died peacefully at home Saturday, June 27, 2015.

Sullivan man aspires to muscle his way to the top  Herald & Review

SULLIVAN - Most days Ben Booker can be found working out in a small street-front gym along the courthouse square in Sullivan. |

Read the latest St. Louis high school sports, high school athlete stats, high school schedules, recruiting news, photos and video from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch ...

Mount Pulaski names new superintendent | Local Education  Bloomington Pantagraph

MOUNT PULASKI — The Mount Pulaski school board has selected a new superintendent to begin the 2019-20 school year.

Nixon's partially eaten sandwich still makes Sullivan famous  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

SULLIVAN — Steve Jenne's half-eaten sandwich is a story that seems like it will never go away.

Drivers inattentive, too close before fatal crash, highway patrol says  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Missouri Highway Patrol officials said Friday that bus driver inattention and short following distances may have contributed to the crash on Interstate 44 that ...

Newspaper, Laddonia, Farber, Audrain, Van-Far, Community R-VI, Indians, Trojans, Martinsburg, Prairie, WERDCC, Waters, Sportsmans, Park, Aquatics, Breaking News in Missouri, MO  The Vandalia Leader

The State Officers of the Missouri FFA Association recently conducted 19 Greenhand Motivational Conferences in Missouri. MFA Incorporated helped sponsor ...

New Washington Librarian Selected | Washington  The Missourian

The Washington Public Library has a new librarian.

Student arrested after bomb threat at Eisenhower High School; no explosives found  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Police arrested a juvenile in connection with a bomb threat made at Eisenhower High School early Friday morning.

WYSE Regional Competition held at Lake Land College  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

MATTOON -- What happens when you take some of the most brilliant minds from area high schools and put them under one roof? Nothing other than an ...

Deputy Joins County DARE Program  The Missourian

By Karen Butterfield. Missourian Staff Writer. A nearly five-year veteran of the Franklin County Sheriff's Department has taken on a new role as a D.A.R.E. (Drug ...

Okaw Valley High School announces Homecoming Week activities  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

BETHANY -- Okaw Valley High School Student Council announces their annual Homecoming Week Sept. 14-19. The overall theme to this year's festivities is ...

Illinois Class 7A quarterfinal:Mount Carmel 29, East St. Louis 19

East St. Louis running back Treven Swingler (10) breaks a tackle against Mt.Carmel's Daniel Morales (21) in a 7A quarterfinal state playoff game at Gatley ...

Bayless Bronchos vs. Lincoln College Prep Tigers | Bayless High School

What: Class 2 boys soccer state semifinal. When, where: 2 p.m. Friday, Soccer Park, Fenton. Records, rankings: Bayless, 21-4-2, No.

Harshman, Sheila M. | Obituaries |  Herald & Review

SULLIVAN -- Sheila M. Harshman, 82, of Sullivan went home to be with her Savior at 8:45 a.m. Thursday, January 14, 2016 in her residence after a courageous ...

Victory! Hayes, Martin guide soccer Spartans to first win of 2018 campaign  Moberly Monitor Index

Tuesday night was part of a joyous homecoming week celebration to be had by the soccer Spartans and their faithful Moberly followers. In a battle of winless ...

Drake Westcott, junior, infielder, Edwardsville | Edwardsville High School

The power-hitting left-handed batter and Louisville commit led the Tigers in home runs (seven), RBI (34) and batting average (.510). The returning All-Metro ...

Movie Review: 'The 5th Wave'  Daily Bruin

Watching “The 5th Wave” felt like when my dad made prepackaged macaroni and cheese a few years ago. By all reason the dish should have been easy to ...

PHOTOS: 2018 Herald and Review Images of the Year  Herald & Review

CLAY JACKSON, HERALD & REVIEW Staff Sgt. Adam Goetz of Mattoon kisses his 6-week-old daughter, Jaelynn, after meeting her for the first time. ìIt was all ...

Police: Charleston man, woman intended to deliver drugs in separate incidents  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

CHARLESTON -- City police report that a 24-year-old Charleston man was arrested on several preliminary charges following the execution of a search warrant ...

Kenneth H. Gutner  Aspen Times

Kenneth H. Gutner, 89, passed away peacefully in the home he shared with his wife of 11 years, Joan Beermann Gutner in Scottsdale, AZ on October 22nd, ...

Miller Career ready for another run at state

The Miller Career girls basketball team enters the state semifinals this weekend hoping the third time is the charm.

Jerseyville's Tuttle shines in 1A regional; Nashville grabs team crown

WATERLOO • Brooke Tuttle heard the whispers behind her back.

McCluer North: Matthew Graham | McCluer North High School

Academic rank: 2/404. Sports: soccer, wrestling, tennis. Academic bio: Missouri Scholars Academy ... Gold Card, four years ... Academic Letter ... Academic Bar .

No. 3 small school: Lutheran North returns high-powered pieces

Given the chance, Carl Reed would punt Pikachu far, far away.

Decatur golfing great Ann Harshman will be remembered for her unending positivity  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Anyone who played a few rounds of golf with Ann Harshman was struck by her optimism on the course.

St. Dominic sweeps Timberland for first state berth since 2008

WENTZVILLE • After dispatching defending Class 4 runner-up Francis Howell in the district final, the St. Dominic girls volleyball team knew its mission was clear ...

Portell comes up big, leads St. Pius X back to state

Kaylee Portell couldn't help but flex after she showed off her arm.

Vashon and Sumner Homecoming game | High Schools

The way the alumni tell it, the annual homecoming football game between Sumner and Vashon high schools has no rival.

Bowers sworn in as associate judge | Local |  Herald & Review

DECATUR – Macon County Presiding Judge A.G. Webber told a packed courtroom that he was impressed with the works skills and congeniality of Phoebe ...

Jerseyville: Anne Snyders | Jerseyville High School

Academic rank • 6 of 202. Sports • Tennis, track and field. Academic bio • Illinois State Scholar; IHSA all-state academic team, honorable mention; recipient of the ...

Swimming & Diving Announces 20 to Class of 2018  Villanova University Official Athletic Site

June 5, 2014VILLANOVA, Pa. - The Villanova men's and women's swimming & diving teams collectively added 20 student-athletes to the incoming 2018 class, ...

Life as a Plastic is fantastic for Broadway 'Mean Girls' star Taylor Louderman

Taylor Louderman of Bourbon, Mo., stars on Broadway in "Mean Girls," which opens Sunday. The show has been in previews since March 12.

Arrest made after gunfire at North 22nd, East Mound Road  Herald & Review

DECATUR — A Decatur man is facing weapons charges after police responding to reports of a gun battle said they caught him with a revolver that had five spent ...

Triple threat: Lindbergh juniors enjoying life on and off the court

SAPPINGTON • Karen and Tim Baudendistel thought they had it all figured out.

Roxana: Claire Bollinger | Roxana High School

Academic rank • 2 of 129. Sports • Soccer, volleyball. Academic bio • Daughters of the American Revolution Citizenship Award; 2015 Silver Medallion Academic ...

Clayton: Reeves Oyster | Clayton High School

Sports • Basketball, lacrosse. Academic bio • National Honors Society; Honor Roll; Dartmouth Book Award; Best of Show for Yearbook People/Classes Design; ...

Lake Land College honors dual credit and adjunct instructors  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

MATTOON — Lake Land College recently recognized the *service* of its dual credit and adjunct instructors at the 2013 Adjunct and Dual Credit Recognition ...

Valley Park shut down by South Callaway in Class 3 championship

O'FALLON, MO. • It was just one inning. One little inning. But it made all the difference in the world.

Boys basketball, football highlight all-around strong year for Althoff

BELLEVILLE • Walk up the steps into the Schott Center at Althoff High School and the displays of success in athletics the past 50 years are numerous and ...

St. Clair: Alicia Ray York | St. Clair High School

Academic rank: 2/186. Sports: softball, basketball, track and field. Academic bio: 2013 Missouri Outstanding Rural Student ... 2009 Missouri Valley Young ...

Chaminade: Michael McGovern | Chaminade

Academic rank • 7 of 137. Sports • Football, lacrosse. Academic bio • National Honor Society; National Merit Finalist; National Spanish Honor Society; recipient of ...

Prom or anti-prom: Where would you party?

The anti-prom is different. It's can be a rejection of prom culture -- of excess, consumer values, conformity, social hierarchies, authority and its rules and ...

Class 2 | Cardinal Ritter College Prep


De Smet: Kevin Pavlacic | De Smet

Academic rank • 1 of 219. Sports • Ice hockey. Academic bio • Valedictorian; De Smet Minds in Motion award; First Honors (every semester); AP scholar; Missouri ...

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