Dani Tietz

MSHS Boys Basketball takes trip to Hoosiers movie gymnasium
Sports

MSHS Boys Basketball takes trip to Hoosiers movie gymnasium

November 17, 2017

Practices aren’t designed for enjoyment. But when the Mahomet-Seymour boys basketball team stepped onto the court of Hickory gymnasium where the movie Hoosiers was filmed, maybe they did enjoy practice a little bit. The team left Friday evening to stay overnight in Greenfield. “It is good to get away and spend time as a team,” […]

Breakfast with Santa December 2
Events

Breakfast with Santa December 2

November 17, 2017

  Mr. and Mrs. Clause will be at the Mahomet-Seymour High School Cafeteria for Breakfast with Santa on December 2 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. The Mahomet Area Chamber of Commerce and the Mahomet Town and Country Women’s Club team up each year to provide doughnuts, games, crafts and a goody bag as children wait […]

Craft Bazaar raises money for Give Me 5 Program
Events

Craft Bazaar raises money for Give Me 5 Program

November 16, 2017

Our Lady of the Lake will host its 14th annual Craft Bazaar December 2 from 3 to 6 p.m. and December 3 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event which began as a way for parishioners to support each other has become a way for the church to give back to the community. With […]

Jessup leaves lasting impact on Lincoln Trail Elementary
Schools

Jessup leaves lasting impact on Lincoln Trail Elementary

November 16, 2017

In a rapidly changing academic world, creating a program that lasts more than 20 years is rare. But students at Lincoln Trail Elementary School learned about the history of the annual Veterans Day program on Friday as the school honored retired Lincoln Trail Principal Lee Jessup. While at Lincoln Trail, Jessup developed the Veterans Day program — which is […]

Mahomet-Seymour Junior High Student brings knife to school; parents question why they were not notified
Schools

Mahomet-Seymour Junior High Student brings knife to school; parents question why they were not notified

November 15, 2017

Mahomet-Seymour Superintendent Lindsay Hall hosted the first of three scheduled Bulldog Dialogue meetings at Middletown Prairie Elementary Monday night. In a boardroom filled with nearly 30 parents and taxpayers, Hall presented information about the nature of the Bulldog Dialogue meetings and offered information about the sale of Sangamon Elementary, the upcoming tax levy and the […]

FMP raises money for Lymphoma and Leukemia Society
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FMP raises money for Lymphoma and Leukemia Society

November 14, 2017

The Mahomet-Seymour High School Freshmen Mentor Program (FMP) began its annual Pasta for Pennies fundraiser at the beginning of November. FMP classes will raise money until the end of November. The fundraiser benefits the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society with the contribution going toward the fight against leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma and in our efforts to […]

Cross Country is a team sport for MSHS IHSA State Championship team
Sports

Cross Country is a team sport for MSHS IHSA State Championship team

November 13, 2017

Winning a state championship is never a piece of cake. The Mahomet-Seymour boys cross country team learned that on their way to a second consecutive IHSA 2A State title this season. “I think winning State last year was a little bit of a double-edged sword for these guys,” Head Coach Neal Garrison said. “It showed […]