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MSJHS Cross Country Saturday Results
Sports

MSJHS Cross Country Saturday Results

September 19, 2017

The MSJHS Cross Country girls cross country team finished second and the boys team finished first at Lake of the Woods Saturday. The following are a list of top finishers for both teams: Individual Results- Girls’ Varsity Medalists: 4th place= Elizabeth Sims (12:27) 5th place= Delaney King (12:29) 12th place= Grace Lietz (12:53) 13th place= […]

Homecoming Parade Route
Schools

Homecoming Parade Route

September 19, 2017

The Mahomet-Seymour Homecoming parade will take place on Friday, September 22 at 2 p.m. The parade will start at the high school and travel down State St. to Division to Main to Elm to Franklin and back to State.

Parenthood: The True Costs
Commentary

Parenthood: The True Costs

September 18, 2017

As your children move from infancy to adulthood, the rewards of parenthood are plentiful. But what are the costs? Full-time, center-based childcare alone is estimated at $9,589 per child, exceeding the average annual cost of in-state college tuition. Busey Wealth Management provides the tips you need to provide for your children and protect your finances. […]

Cakes by Lori opens in Mahomet IGA
Business

Cakes by Lori opens in Mahomet IGA

September 18, 2017

With a following throughout Central Illinois, Cakes by Lori is now located inside the Mahomet IGA bakery. Lori Martin has always loved being artistic and baking for other people. When her love landed her a job at the Roundbarn IGA in Champaign more than 27 years ago, her creativity was able to take off in […]

Movie and discussion about race coming to Mahomet October 1
Life

Movie and discussion about race coming to Mahomet October 1

September 18, 2017

What is white privilege? This is the question white conservative Brian Grimm asked in 2008 when the United States was in the midst of the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. Grimm learned that black people have double the unemployment rate as white people and that the poverty rate for black people is 700% […]

Mahomet-Seymour Cross Country, Soccer, Football and Volleyball Updates
Sports

Mahomet-Seymour Cross Country, Soccer, Football and Volleyball Updates

September 18, 2017

MSHS Cross Country The Peoria Nortre Dame Invitational featured the powerhouse of cross country runners, including 11 AAA State ranked teams, 5 AA State ranked teams, and 3 A State ranked teams. Under hot conditions that slowed down the entire field, Mahomet-Seymour Cross Country finished 9th. Despite less than favorable conditions, Riley Fortune, Bryson Keeble, Ryan Hodge, […]

Mahomet-Seymour School Board Agenda 9.18.2017
Schools

Mahomet-Seymour School Board Agenda 9.18.2017

September 15, 2017

The Mahomet-Seymour Board of Education will hold a Budget Hearing at 6:30 p.m., and its regular Board Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 18.  The meeting will be held in the Board Conference Room at Middletown Prairie Elementary.

Hurricane victims need more than immediate help
Life

Hurricane victims need more than immediate help

September 14, 2017

When natural disaster strikes, people want to help immediately. It’s a natural response. But often, after the Red Cross has left the area and the national news has moved onto another story, the victims in a natural disaster are left wondering what comes next. “ You have the first-responders: the state police, electricians and people who […]