File photo, MCUSD2The Wavettes, with dance camp participants, working on their routine at last year's camp.
The 20th Annual Wavette Dance Camp for girls in grades pre-kindergarten-fifth is from 1-2:30 p.m. Aug. 23 in the Mattoon High School gymnasium. The girls will perform a "Frozen" themed routine with the Wavettes at the first varsity football game Aug. 29. Time will be announced at the end of the camp. For more information and an application, click the following link: Wavette Dance . . . read more
Mattoon school district teachers, staff, board members and administrators gathered Aug. 14 for the annual Back to School Breakfast. The event gives employees a chance to meet with each other before the busy school year begins. The event als o raises money for Relay For Life. There was a silent auction and a raffle featuring gift . . . read more
Click here to access Shortal Grant Application The Jeanne and James Shortal Charitable Foundation Grant is established, funded, and advised by the six children of Jeanne and James Shortal of Jerseyville, Illinois: Jamie (Shortal) Willis, Michael Shortal, John Shortal, Mary (Shortal) Leszczynski, Jane (Shortal) Tavalocci, and . . . read more