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Washington HS evacuates students, police sweep building after threatening message  KMOX

WASHINGTON, Mo. (KMOX) - Students at Washington High School in Missouri have been released at 12:45 p.m., Wednesday after a threatening message was ...

Review: "The Last Voyage of Poe Blythe" | Mo Books  The Missourian

Welcome to our newest reviewer, Kylie Phinney, a junior at Washington High School. Kylie enjoys “realistic fiction with a hint of romance, and psychology books.

UPDATE: WHS Evacuated Wednesday Following Threat  The Missourian

Washington High School was evacuated Wednesday and students were released early following a threat scrawled in a bathroom stall.

16-year-old arrested for making bomb threat at Washington High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo. - A 16-year-old was taken into custody Tuesday for allegedly making a bomb threat against Washington High School. The threat was ...

High School Evacuated After Threat — Message in Bathroom Stall  The Missourian

A threatening message written on a bathroom stall prompted the evacuation of Washington High School Wednesday afternoon.

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.

Planning Begins For Children's Relay For Life — Hosted by Washington High  The Missourian

The Washington High School Student Council will host its 14th annual Jordan Scheer Memorial Children's Relay For Life event Friday, April 26, on the high ...

Washington 19, Warrenton 14 | High School Football

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

Retha M. Hough | Life  The Kalona News

1919 - 2019. Retha M. Hough, 99, of West Chester, died Sunday, March 24, 2019, at the Halcyon House in Washington. Memorial services were held Friday, ...

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.

Police to Seek Restitution — Following Bomb Threat Investigation  The Missourian

Authorities say they will pursue charges against anyone responsible in the bomb threat at Washington High School Wednesday.

Arrest Teen In WHS Bomb Threat Case — Juvenile Court Reviewing  The Missourian

The Franklin County Juvenile Office will determine if a 16-year-old Washington girl who admitted to writing a bomb threat on a school bathroom stall will be tried ...

Student Trespassing with Knife Prompts WHS Lockout  The Missourian

Washington High School was on lockout for about an hour around 9 a.m. Friday when a student with a “trespass order” was seen in the building and later ...

Washington's Music Man | Senior Lifetimes  The Missourian

Several years ago Gene Hunt was camping in Champaign, Ill., when his cellphone rang around 10 a.m. It was a former student calling out of the blue, one from ...

College report 4/10/19: ISU men fourth in golf tournament  Bloomington Pantagraph

Led by eighth-place finisher Joel Durnford, the Illinois State men's golf team took fourth place Tuesday in the 15-team Missouri Tiger Invitational at Columbia, ...

Marilyn Kirmse  Ozaukee Press

Marilyn D. Kirmse, 87, of the Town of Saukville, died Thursday, March 28, at Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon. Mrs. Kirmse was born in the Town of Port ...

Edgar Grafke Jr. - Oskaloosa News  Oskaloosa news

Edgar Grafke Jr. December 25, 1932 – April 12, 2019. Oskaloosa, Iowa | Age 86. Served With Honor ~ United States Military Veteran. Edgar Grafke, 86, of ...

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.

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:.

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

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 ...

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.

Plans Taking Shape for Family Reading Night — March 1 at Middle School  The Missourian

Family Reading Night, a free community event organized by The Missourian, will be held Friday, March 1, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Washington Middle School.

Many Opportunities Available to Students — 'Home for Everyone' in Washington School District  The Missourian

With the first semester completed, Washington School District Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer said there is much to be proud of and students are at the top of ...

Coffee shop brews up opportunity for students with special needs

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' ...

Koritz Is Named Belcher Scholarship Applicant | Washington  The Missourian

Sophie Koritz, a senior at Washington High School, was approved as the Washington School District's applicant for the $750 Belcher Scholarship.

Rival Franklin County high schools team up against cancer

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

Family Reading Night Will Feature 'Pets, Love, Books!' — Submit Photos of You and Your Pet  The Missourian

Family Reading Night will celebrate “Pets, Love, Books!” this Friday evening, March 1. The annual free community event organized by The Missourian will be ...

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.

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.

The Philly POPS And The Kimmel Center Present School District Of Philadelphia's 2019 All-City Jazz Festival  Broadway World

The Philly POPS and the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will present the School District of Philadelphia's All-City Jazz Festival. The day of free jazz ...

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

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

Lack of Ballot Items Closes Polling Places — Voter Registration Up  The Missourian

Many county residents will stay home on Election Day next month, but it's not by choice. They don't have anything to vote for.

WHS Graduates Earn Over $1 Million in Scholarships  The Missourian

The Washington High School Class of 2018 earned over $1 million in scholarships. Graduates and the scholarships earned are as follows: Jonathan Amlong ...

Children's Relay For Life Friday at Washington High - More Than 450 to Participate  The Missourian

Washington High School will host its Jordan Scheer Memorial Children's Relay For Life this Friday, April 27, from 4 to 7:30 p.m., at Scanlan Stadium on the WHS ...

Washington NJROTC Holds Fourth Military Ball — Two Scholarships Awarded  The Missourian

The Washington NJROTC hosted its fourth military ball Saturday night, Feb. 2, at the KC Hall in Washington.

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.

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.

Review: "Other Word for Smoke" | Mo Books  The Missourian

Today we welcome our first review from Lyllian Neuberger, a junior at Washington High School, and an avid reader. Some of Lyllian's favorite books are “All the ...

Area Officials Attend New Bridge Opening — Want Focus Now on Flooding  The Missourian

Saturday's bridge grand opening was cause for celebration for residents on both sides of the Missouri River.

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 ...

Historic Roettger Building Purchased — New Owners to Create Loft on Third Floor  The Missourian

Three longtime Washington friends recently bought the historic circa-1853 August Roettger building at 120 W. Front St. in Downtown Washington as “something ...

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

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

'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 School District Staff to Get Pay Raises  The Missourian

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

Review: "Hold Still" | Mo Books  The Missourian

Today we welcome a new reviewer, Megan Duncan, a junior at Washington High School who has a passion for reading, writing and journalism. Megan is “open ...

Steve Harvey talks gang banger turned engineer | BlackPressUSA  Black Press USA

ROLLINGOUT.COM — Comedian, TV host, and radio personality Steve Harvey partnered with Disney and Essence magazine for the Disney Dreamers ...

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

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

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.

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.

Washington high school's $6 million project features music addition and new bleachers  Peoria Journal Star

WASHINGTON — A music addition and new home bleachers at Babcook Field are coming to Washington Community High School.At a special meeting ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

Pipe bomb discovered on Highway 21 in Washington County  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Mo. – Highway 21 reopened Friday evening after the St. Louis Regional Bomb Squad removed a pipe bomb along the road.

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.

Transgender bathroom battle brews at Washington High School

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

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.”

Washington County Police searching for missing teen  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Mo. — The Washington County Sherriff's Office is asking for the public's help to find a missing 14-year-old. Skyler Ham was last seen ...

Washington community rallies around high school student battling cancer

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

Helias to induct 4 into hall of fame | Central MO Breaking News  Jefferson City News Tribune

Helias Catholic High School and the Foundation for the Benefit of Helias Catholic High School will induct four people into the Helias Hall of Fame at the ...

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.

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 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.

Faith has paid off for Coffman  Columbia Daily Tribune

SPRINGFIELD — Chase Coffman prayed. He prayed on his college choice, a decision that weighed on him as he wrapped up a highly successful career as a ...

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.

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 ...

'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.

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.

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

Washington Alumni president Gwen Mitchell found a note on the window of their building in June and the locks were changed.

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

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

State Fire Marshal’s Office investigating pipe bomb and arson in Washington County  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO - The Washington County Sheriff's Department is investigating the discovery of what appeared to be a live pipe bomb in an area ...

City Approves New Fees For Baseball, Softball Fields  The Missourian

The Washington City Council Monday approved revised fees and charges for baseball and softball field use.

Suburban boy charged with threatening to “shoot up school”  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

NAPERVILLE, Ill.- A student at a suburban Chicago junior high school has been arrested after allegedly posting online in a chatroom a threat to ``shoot up the ...

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.

A tale of kindness amid tragedy: Sacred Heart-Griffin, Washington football forever linked  Peoria Journal Star

WASHINGTON — One of the most heartwarming stories to emerge from the rubble of the Washington tornado has been reprised five years later.On the morning ...

Washington High School Announces Graduates  The Missourian

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

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 ...

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.

Police respond to bomb threat at McKinley Academy  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS – Students at a south city high school were evacuated Monday morning following a reported bomb threat. According to Office Michelle Woodling, ...

School District To Lose Four Administrators | Washington  The Missourian

The Washington School District will be losing several key administrators who are retiring at the end of the year.

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, ...

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.

Mother jailed after allegedly threatening St. Peters alternative school  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. PETERS, Mo. – Tense moments at a St. Peters alternative school program in the Francis Howell School District after a mother allegedly made a threat ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Battle softball bests Washington, moves on in district play  Columbia Missourian

The Battle High School softball team faces Washington High School in the Class 4 District 8 softball game on Wednesday. The Spartans won the game 3-2 in ...

Adam Hall | Life  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 ...

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 ...

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.

Some KCKPS students will have to go to school two days longer due to weather  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Kansas City, Kan. school district officials decided how to handle make up days due to numerous cancellations caused by inclement ...

Advocate for Washington tornado victims charged with retail theft  Peoria Journal Star

WASHINGTON — A candidate for the Washington Community High School board has been charged with retail theft, according to authorities.April Crotts was ...

Children's book illustrator is just one of Washington art teacher's jobs  Peoria Journal Star

WASHINGTON — Jack Clifford is a Jack of all trades, it seems.He's an art teacher at Washington Community High School. He's the diving coach for the school's ...

Review: "The Gilded Wolves" | Mo Books  The Missourian

In the sparkling city of Paris in 1889, there are secrets deeper than the catacombs. In a world where everything is based on power, there will be one man who'll.

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.

Washington high school students agree with City Council, 'pass' Tobacco 21 ordinance  Peoria Journal Star

WASHINGTON — A handwritten sign on the front door of the Casey's General Store on Washington Road lets customers know they need to be 21 years old to ...

Washington School Board approves lacrosse for next year  Peoria Journal Star

WASHINGTON — There will be both boys and girls lacrosse teams at Washington High School next season.School Board members voted unanimously Monday ...

Ron Rigdon photos – Eureka girls basketball team vs. Washington  Leader Publications

The Wildcats defeated the Blue Jays 56-23, but came up short against Lafayette, 61-59, in the semifinals of the Class 5 District 3 tournament.

Eagle Scout Earns 137 Merit Badges — Only Second Scout in County to Do So  The Missourian

Eagle Scout Nathan Searcy, of Troop 462 sponsored by V.F.W. Post 2661 in Washington, could remember when his brother, Evan Searcy, earned all his merit ...

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 ...

News 4 Schools: Cocoa Café

The Cocoa Café at Washington High School is not only a place where students gather before class, but a learning class where special needs students learn life ...

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.

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 ...

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