The Mattoon High School Winter Guard placed second overall and won the silver medal March 28 at the MCCGA Winter Guard Championships at Nixa High School in Springfield, MO. Angi Black is the Winter Guard director, Allison Christian, assistant director and Courtney St. John teaches sabres and rifles. To read more about the Winter Guard and their performance, log onto . . . read more
Auditions for the 2015-2016 Wavette Dance Teams have been scheduled. All students that will be enrolled at Mattoon High School for the 2015-2016 school year are eligible to audition. Clinics for the 2015-16 Wavettes are scheduled from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. April 13-16. Try-outs will begin at 1 p.m. April 18. Click the . . . read more
(To view more photos, click on each thumbnail; wait a few seconds, and an automatic slideshow will begin). The Mattoon High School Drama Club will present "9 to 5 The Musical." The show opens tonight (March 26) at 7 p.m. at the MHS gym and a second show is scheduled Friday (March 27) at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 for . . . read more
Riddle Elementary School hosted about 85 families during Family Game Night Feb. 26. The event was Title I funded.Chris Bough, assistant . . .
Mattoon High School announced Lexi Kremer and Zachary Armstrong as the Rotary Students of the Month for February. Both students were nominated . . .
Mattoon families are encouraged to review the free and reduced lunch guidelines and apply for federal assistance for this program. The . . .