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Washington High School's Reynolds embraces opportunities on and off the hardwood  South Bend Tribune

SOUTH BEND — Mila Reynolds sees the game of basketball as an opportunity.



'You Can Make A Difference' — Pets, Love, Books! Is the Theme For This Year's Family Reading Night  The Missourian

Any animal lover who has visited a shelter in search of a new pet knows that sinking feeling — wanting to adopt all of them, yet not being able to.



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.



McKendree football announces addition of 49 players on national signing day  Belleville News-Democrat

The McKendree University Bearcats football team announced the addition of 49 student-athletes on national signing day in southern Illinois near St. Louis ...



Adam Hall  The Kalona News

1982 - 2019. Adam J. Hall, 36, of Washington, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at the Washington County Hospital. Visitation was held Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, at ...



Prep basketball playoff breakdown with updates on A, B  Stillwater News Press

High school basketball playoffs are underway as Classes A and B started postseason last weekend and 2A-4A begin this weekend. Here is an update on the ...



School District Begins Search for Principal - At Washington Middle School  The Missourian

The Washington School District has begun a search for a new middle school principal to begin in August 2019.



WHS Homecoming Schedule Announced - Dance Moved to Saturday  The Missourian

Washington High School will celebrate Homecoming with a parade, powder puff game, football and a dance this month.



Washington 19, Warrenton 14 | High School Football  STLtoday.com

Washington's Luke Kroeter wraps up Warrenton's Sam Toenges during a football game on Friday, September 7, 2018, at Washington High School in ...



Washington High School Class of 2018  The Missourian

Washington High School presented diplomas to approximately 320 seniors Friday night, May 18, at commencement. The WHS Class of 2018 is as follows:.



WHS Hosting Band Festival | Washington  The Missourian

The 50th annual Washington Marching Band Festival will take place this Saturday, featuring both parade and field competitions.



WHS Marching Band To Get New Uniforms — District, Boosters, Athletic Department to Split Cost  The Missourian

The Washington High School marching band will have a new look next fall after the school board approved the purchase of uniforms.



Inglis powers Eureka to sweep of Northwest, first district championship since 1996  STLtoday.com

WASHINGTON • Eureka High senior Regan Inglis made sure her farewell tour got extended for at least a few more days.



A, B basketball playoff brackets released; 2A-4A district assignments set  Stillwater News Press

It is high school playoff basketball time in Oklahoma and for small schools in Classed A and B, the full playoff brackets are out as postseason begins Friday.



Roundup: Borgia improves to 3-0 by rolling past Tolton  STLtoday.com

The Borgia Knights used the Tyler-to-Tyler connection to kick-start their way to a 49-21 win over Tolton in an AAA Division I football contest in Washington on ...



Garrett Named New Resource Officer at Washington High  The Missourian

Washington Police Officer Greg Garrett is the new school resource officer at Washington High School.



CFB: DWU Reloads with 2019 Recruiting Class  KSFY

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team looks to reload for the future, thanks to the recruiting class of 2019.



Holiday Parade of Lights Canceled | Washington  The Missourian

The Downtown Washington Inc. Holiday Parade of Lights scheduled for Friday night, Nov. 23, has been canceled due to rain.



Hitting a High Note — WHS Marching Band Festival, One of Most Prestigious in State, Marks 50 Years  The Missourian

As of today, the weather forecast for this Saturday is a little iffy for October — mid-80s for the high, with a chance for rain in the afternoon.



Washington High Student Wins Weekly News Quiz | Missourian In Education  The Missourian

Congratulations to Joe S., a 12th-grade student Washington High School, for winning the Week 11 News Quiz. We held the quiz over an extra week due to area ...



Coffee shop brews up opportunity for students with special needs  KSDK.com

WASHINGTON, Mo. — For some people in Washington, Missouri, the day begins with the perfect blend. Welcome to the Cocoa Cafe, where they put the 'good' ...



Bill May Cost WashingtonSchool District $135000 — Sitting on Governor's Desk  The Missourian

An omnibus education bill currently on the governor's desk would allow residents in St. Albans to send their kids to schools in the Rockwood School District and ...



Rival Franklin County high schools team up against cancer  KMOV.com

WASHINGTON, Mo. (KMOV.com)-- Childhood cancer is taking a toll on two Washington, Mo. high schools. Now, students who normally compete against each ...



Dakota Wesleyan Tigers reload with 2019 recruiting class  Victory Sports Network

The Dakota Wesleyan University football team looks to reload for the future, thanks to the recruiting class of 2019. The Tigers have signed a total...



Lori Nickel: Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales learned team values at Tech, Carroll  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Alfonso Morales was a former standout running back at Carroll University in Waukesha, and before that, Milwaukee Tech High School.



Police: Drunk teen stole car from Washington High School, crashed it  KMOV.com

A 19-year-old is accused of stealing a car from the Washington High School parking lot while drunk earlier in the week.



High-scoring Husker recruit Jervay Green is 'as good a guard' as Nebraska can have  Omaha World-Herald

While the Huskers struggle to put the pieces of a promising start back together, Jervay Green, who signed with Nebraska in November, is having a breakout ...



Washington School District Staff to Get Pay Raises  The Missourian

For the second straight year, all Washington School District teachers and staff will receive raises.



'Every One of Them Has My Back' | Feature Stories  The Missourian

Paige Babbs has never wanted to be a wrestler herself, but she has a love for the sport that runs deep.



Washington Custodian Bought Guns, Ammo Before Arrest Classes Canceled Thursday  The Missourian

The Washington School District was closed Thursday after a school custodian allegedly tried to buy a gun and ammunition while warning of “a lot of shooting.”



Augustana University, USF announce signing day classes  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The Augustana football team added 23 and USF 30 on signing day.



Washington district employee sought to purchase more guns, ammo before arrest  KMOV.com

All schools in the Washington, Missouri School District will be closed Thursday.



Tickets on Sale for Oxfest Music Festival - September 15 at Fairgrounds  The Missourian

Tickets are on sale for the second annual OxFest 2018 Music Festival.



VanLeer Honored for Educational Leadership - Nominated for Pearce Award  The Missourian

Washington School District Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer was among eight Missouri superintendents nominated for the prestigious Robert L. Pearce Award.



Hope of the Community — Freemasons in Washington Celebrate 150 Years  The Missourian

Hope Lodge No. 251 Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons is celebrating the group's 150th anniversary this year. It was chartered Oct. 15, 1868.



Washington high school standout Dalayah Daniels becomes a force on the basketball court  ESPN

Tackled by her brother and pushed by her dad, Dalayah Daniels rises on the recruiting trail.



New Contract For VanLeer — Washington School District Superintendent Since 2009  The Missourian

The Washington School Board has approved a one-year contract extension for Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer.



The 2018 North American Zither Gathering in Washington, Mo  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — Have you ever heard of a zither? One of the first zither factories in the world was started in the late 1800's in Washington, Missouri.



Meyer Crowned Queen | Fair  The Missourian

Wearing a fitted pink dress with layers of tulle that she had worn to her high school prom a year earlier, Sydney Meyer was crowned queen of the 2018 ...



School Board to Meet Wednesday | Education  The Missourian

The Washington School Board will holds its regular monthly meeting Wednesday, Jan. 23, at 7 p.m. at the administration building.



Piontek-Struckhoff Engagement | Announcements  The Missourian

Michael and Barbara Piontek, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Piontek, to Robert Struckhoff, son of Kenneth and Sally ...



Washington, Mo. Storm Mode Tour rescheduled | News Headlines  KMOV.com

The Storm Mode Tour stop in Washington, Missouri has been rescheduled!



Transgender bathroom battle brews at Washington High School  fox2now.com

WASHINGTON, MO (KTVI) - A bathroom battle is brewing in Franklin County. Some parents said Monday that Washington High School should have done more ...



Run to Read Will Celebrate First Woman to Run Marathon — Register by September 29 for Free T-Shirt  The Missourian

The 2018 Run to Read, organized by The Missourian and the Four Rivers Family YMCA, will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning and ending at Washington ...



Hoosier History: On This Day, February 2  WTTV CBS4Indy

Today is Saturday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2019. There are 332 days left in the year. Today's Hoosier Highlights in History: On Feb. 2, 1940, Frank Sinatra's ...



Dr. Brunworth Joins Washington Smiles Practice | Business  The Missourian

Dr. Marty Brunworth has returned to his hometown and joined the Washington Smiles team.



Washington's Sandbothe Family to Be Inducted Into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame  The Missourian

The Sandbothe family of Washington is among the honorees for the upcoming 2019 Missouri Sports Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony in Springfield.



ACT Scores Top Average In Missouri - At WHS  The Missourian

ACT scores for the Washington High School Class of 2017 are above state and national averages, according to recently released results.



Washington community rallies around high school student battling cancer  KMOV.com

Within city limits, a cross-town rivalry runs deep. St. Francis Borgia Regional High School and Washington high school compete in nearly everything.



Hundreds Turn Out for Family Reading Night — 'Reading Builds Bridges to Everywhere'  The Missourian

Hundreds of children, parents, grandparents and volunteers of all ages celebrated the importance of reading at Family Reading Night this past Friday, March 2, ...



Booker T. Washington alumni group locked out of Wichita Falls facility  Times Record News

For more than nine years, members of a historic African-American high school on Wichita Falls' east side had a pleasant relationship with owners of a building ...



Marching Band Festival This Saturday | County  The Missourian

More than 2000 students from 37 schools will compete Saturday in the 49th annual Washington Marching Band Festival.



Inglis' strength on and off the court powers Eureka to its first state appearance  STLtoday.com

Even though Eureka senior Regan Inglis expected the news, when it finally came last Monday, it hit her harder than one of her spikes.



Oh, Christmas Trees! | Feature Stories  The Missourian

Organizers of the annual Festival of Trees at St. Peter's United Church of Christ in Washington didn't need anyone to tell them the event was special and ...



Mayor, Newcomer Seek Four-Year Seat | Washington  The Missourian

Washington Mayor Sandy Lucy is facing one challenger for a new four-year term on the April ballot.



Washington High School Announces Graduates  The Missourian

Washington High School held its commencement Friday, May 20. Here is a list of graduates.



Washington Blue Jays vs. Harrisonville Wildcats  STLtoday.com

What: Class 3 soccer state semifinal. When, where: Noon Friday, Soccer Park, Fenton. Records, rankings: Washington is 24-8; Harrisonville is 24-3 and ranked ...



Three Candidates In Race For County's Top Office - Contest for Presiding Commissioner  The Missourian

Two Washington residents and one from Union are squaring off in the Republican primary for Franklin County presiding commissioner.



Kleekamp, Wallace Named Assistant Principals at WHS | Washington  The Missourian

Mary Kleekamp and Shawn Wallace have been named the new assistant principals at Washington High School, effective July 1.



Armed teen's Snapchat post in WA puts school in MO on lockdown  KSDK.com

A social media post went viral Monday morning, spreading fear in Washington, Missouri, and forcing police and the school district to issue a lock-in at the local ...



Meet Him at the Main Stage, One More Time  The Missourian

Steven P. Kuenzel Sr. has a love for Washington that runs deep — and long. It began in childhood and has only become more rooted as the years have passed.



Two students shot at Washington high school, sheriff’s office says  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

GRAHAM, Wash. -- Two students were shot outside a Washington state high school on Tuesday and Pierce County sheriff's deputies said they're looking for ...



Franklin County Humane Society Has New Manager — Announce Other Staff Changes  The Missourian

Erin Marler, a seven-year veteran of Franklin County Humane Society (FCHS), was promoted to shelter manager on Nov. 1.



Top 10 Crimes Stories — Most Views in Emissourian.com  The Missourian

The top read crime story published on emissourian.com in 2018 involved a former Washington Public Schools employee who threatened a shooting.



Two Attorneys Vie for Office of Prosecutor — Becker; Wacker on Aug. 7 Ballot  The Missourian

Two seasoned attorneys are seeking to be the first new Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney in 20 years.



County Teen Is Crowned Fair Queen — Coronation Held Thursday in Union  The Missourian

A St. Clair High School student was crowned queen at the Franklin County Fair Thursday night, June 7.



Speaker Tells Cadets to 'Do the Best You Can' At NJROTC Military Ball  The Missourian

The Navy National Defense Cadet Corps Washington (NJROTC) hosted its third Military Ball Saturday night, Feb. 3, at the KC Hall in Washington.



WHS Madrigal Dinner Shows In December  The Missourian

The Washington High School Choir will again host a Madrigal Dinner, an evening of singing, food, raucous antics and holiday enjoyment.



New Principal At WHS Named | Washington  The Missourian

The new principal at Washington High School is a familiar face — Dr. Kelle McCallum, who currently serves as associate principal. She will replace Dr. Frank ...



NJROTC Holds Military Ball - Cadets Participate | Washington  The Missourian

The Navy National Defense Cadet Corp Washington (NJROTC) hosted its second Military Ball Saturday, Feb. 4, at the KC Hall in Washington.



RHS Band continues winning streak  The Rolla Daily News

The Rolla High School Marching Bulldog Brigade continued to experience success at the 50th Annual Marching Band Festival in Washington High School on ...



Washington High School Names Football Stadium After Scanlan  The Missourian

A legendary football coach received a major honor in front of a big crowd Tuesday night.



Washington Police Seek Third SRO For District | Crime  The Missourian

As school districts around the country bolster their security in the wake of recent school shootings, the Washington Police Department and School District look to ...



Husker signee Maurice Washington's academic status in question; NU has requested NCAA waiver  Omaha World-Herald

High-profile Nebraska signee Maurice Washington is set to graduate from a California high school soon, but his academic status as a Husker football player ...



Review: "Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree" | Mo Books  The Missourian

Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree,” by Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani, is a heart-wrenching reimagining of an innocent, bright young girl kidnapped by the Boko Haram ...



Lovell Named Director Of Bands at Washington  The Missourian

Ryan Lovell is the new director of bands at Washington High School.



District championship roundup: Ladue, Washington come through in second half of title wins  STLtoday.com

Ladue junior midfielder Simo Valentino didn't have a whole lot of time to think, he just had to act.



Parents list top concerns for KCKPS superintendent  41 Action News Kansas City

Parents and teachers in Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools had an opportunity to voice their concerns to the school district's new superintendent.



Kindred: Why Kevin Brown is not facing fight alone  Bloomington Pantagraph

The news hit hard. The bad kind always does. It slaps you in the face, crumples the knees and kicks you in the stomach, all at once.



Louisburg USD 416 welcomes new staff  Miami County Republic

LOUISBURG — Students entering Louisburg Middle School and Louisburg High School as sixth- and ninth-graders this year are back in school today for a ...



Derick Heflin named Washington High football head coach  The Rolla Daily News

Rolla High graduate in his first head coaching role.



Seitter to Wed Ridings | Announcements  The Missourian

Bryan and Kristin Seitter, New Haven, announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Hannah Corinne Seitter, DPT, New Haven, to Bradley Wayne Ridings, ...



George Washington High graduates venture cross-country for senior trip  Charleston Gazette-Mail

For many high school seniors, a post-graduation week at the beach seems like a dream.



Prep Notebook: Huntington High basketball loses 2 starters | High  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - Huntington High School's boys basketball team appears to have lost 40 percent of its anticipated starting lineup this summer.



Washington State Title Football Team To Celebrate 40th Anniversary  The Missourian

It was 40 years ago that Washington High School celebrated a state championship football season.



Student uses ‘Taser-like’ device in fight at KCK high school  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- A fight at Washington High School is causing a slew of issues for parents. A letter that went out to parents says a student brought a ...



Gust to Wed Kelley | Announcements  The Missourian

Randall and Angela Gust, New Melle, announce the engagement of their daughter, Julia Marie Gust, New Melle, to Daniel Emmet Kelley, Augusta, son of ...



Music to Historians' Ears | Feature Stories  The Missourian

On Saturday mornings, members of the Schwarzer Zither Ensemble meet inside the Washington Historical Society Museum at Fourth and Market streets for ...



Like Father, Like Son | Senior Lifetimes  The Missourian

When an old filling broke loose in Dr. David Brunworth's mouth one weekend last August, he didn't have to worry about getting an emergency appointment ...



161 Students From Across the Country Named 2018 US Presidential Scholars | US Department of Education  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 54th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...



Prep soccer state tournament: George Washington boys blank Hedgesville for AAA title  Charleston Gazette-Mail

BECKLEY — Little did George Washington High School's boys soccer players know when they played keepaway as children they were preparing to win a state ...



Washington Wins Cheerleading State Title, Borgia Places Second  The Missourian

It was a successful weekend in Columbia for two area cheerleading programs.



Versatile Warren ready to lead Incarnate Word into state semifinals  STLtoday.com

Incarnate Word junior point guard Marisa Warren keeps proving there isn't much she can't do.



Washington advances to first quarterfinal by blanking Webster Groves  STLtoday.com

Webster Groves standout senior goalkeeper Samuel Gomez was sent off the field for one minute.



Washington Police Preparing For Changes in 2018 | Crime  The Missourian

The start of 2018 signaled the end of Washington's municipal court.



How local communities are remembering the innocent lives lost 17 years ago  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

Overland Park. Beginning at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, is the 9/11 Memorial program at the Overland Park Fire Training Center. You can watch the ceremony ...



Hicks transitions into leadership role for Jennings  STLtoday.com

JENNINGS • Elijah Hicks faces up, one on one against the defender, dribbles between his legs, spins and shoots. The ball swishes through the net. All of this ...



Borgia to Host MCCA Regional Competition | Sports  The Missourian

The Missouri Cheerleading Coaches Association St. Louis Regional competition is moving this year.



Fight caught on video, sends teen with serious head injury to hospital  fox2now.com

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) - A teenage boy is in intensive care after a classmate attacked him in a hallway at the Washington, Missouri public high school. The incident ...



Review: "A Reaper at the Gates" | Mo Books  The Missourian

A Reaper at the Gates,” by Sabaa Tahir, is a painstakingly wrought, action-filled addition to “An Ember in the Ashes” series. This book shook my foundations, ...



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