The Mattoon High School chapter of the National Honor Society is selling the first edition of their cookbook. The books will include more than 200 recipes submitted by National Honor Society members, their families, and MHS faculty. The spiral bound book with laminated front and back cover will be the size of the Mattoon High School planner and is available while supplies last for $10. Proceeds from the sales will be split between the . . . read more
Mattoon High School faculty is hosting a Christmas House Walk from 5-8 p.m. Dec. 8. Faculty homes that will be featured include: Laurie Dotson, Mina Fairchild, Michelle Hartbank, Mark and Krista Jackley, Roxanne Lilly and Bob Lockart. Tickets can be purchased at De Buhr’s Seeds and Feeds, Hair Force 1, Upper Cut or any of the above MHS . . . read more
Arland D. Williams Jr. Elementary School Assistant Principal Christy Hild said images and stories from a devastating tornado always upset her because she thinks about how it would impact her family if it happened locally. However, the recent tornado in Washington, Illinois took a personal turn for Hild because a friend of Hild’s, Tara . . . read more
Mattoon Middle School hosted their annual community dinner Nov. 27. It is estimated they served about 250 people. The dinner is free and open . . .
Mattoon Area Preschool announced the winners of their T-shirt sales fundraiser. The first place winners were brothers Marcus Williams and . . .
Riddle Elementary School hosted a food and coin drive for the Mattoon Community Food Center. They collected 1,020 pounds of food and donated . . .
Mattoon Community Unit School District 2 students and staff are hosting several holiday events. --The fifth grade band concert is set . . .
Mattoon High School announced the Rotary Students of the Month for October are Michaela Drake and Ryan Hutchinson. The November Students of . . .
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Mattoon Community School District 2 offers text messaging program as one way to deliver messages to thousands of users in minutes. . . .