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Sunday, Apr. 20, 2014
School news
Exeter prom brings smiles to seniors (04/16/14)
Exeter High School hosted its prom on Saturday night.
Wheaton HS hosts prom (04/16/14)
Wheaton High School hosted its prom on Saturday night.
CHS Choirs win medals at District Solo and Small Ensemble Competition (04/16/14)
The Cassville High School choirs recently attended the District Solo and Small Ensemble Competition, with 15 students receiving 1-ratings and advancing to the State Competition in Columbia during the first week of May. Soloists advancing to the State Competition include: Audra Shumaker, Mikala Deffenbaugh, Brooke Cornell and Levi Pollreisz...
CHS Band, Winter Guard compete in Springfield, Joplin (04/16/14)
The Cassville High School Band recently competed in a number of festivals, including the Mid-Continent Color Guard Association Winter Championships, held in Springfield, and the Missouri State High School Activities Association District Music Festival, held in Joplin at Missouri Southern State University...
CHS FCCLA members attend State Leadership Conference (04/16/14)
Students from Cassville Family, Career and Community Leaders of America club recently attended the annual Missouri FCCLA State Leadership Conference at the Holiday Inn Executive Center in Columbia. The delegates from across the state represented more than 11,500 members of Missouri FCCLA...
Local students attend Youth Leadership Day (04/16/14)
Area high school FFA students from Cassville, Monett, Southwest and Wheaton attended Youth Leadership Day this month in Jefferson City.
Cassville Intermediate releases honor roll (04/16/14)
The Cassville Intermediate School recently released its third-quarter honor roll. Students who made the honor roll include the following. Fifth grade, all As: Zachary Acheson, Jordan Anderson, Zayne Bouchard, Jayden Bowman, Zachary Coenen, Brett Cooper, Brina Daniels, Sebastian Hernandez, Olivia Holman, Joshua Holz, Taylor Lamia-Beck, Cameron Lewis, Kelsey Liley, Lakein Madison, Robert Massey, Zane Mebruer, Cole O'Neill, Robert Preddy, Jaiden Reibert, Kegan Robinson, Camron Sloan, Jordyn Stafford, MaKenna Waggoner, Carson Whittemire, Brylee Wilson and Chantly Yarnall.. ...
Cassville, Exeter students attend Sophomore Pilgrimage (04/16/14)
The Silver Leaf Benefit Club of Cassville is has announced the names of the two high school sophomores who represented Cassville and Exeter High Schools at the annual General Federation of Women's Clubs Sophomore Pilgrimage in Jefferson City on April 8...
Wheaton names Students of the Month (04/16/14)
Wheaton High School recently named its Students of the Month for February.
CHS students compete at Crowder Business Contest (04/09/14)
Cassville High School students competed at the Crowder Business Contest on March 26 in Neosho. There were over 400 competitors from area schools, which were divided into three divisions according to their enrollment. Cassville competed in Division II, which includes schools with enrollments of over 500 students...
Southwest R-5 releases 3rd-quarter honor roll (04/09/14)
Southwest Elementary School recently released its third-quarter honor roll. Those honored include the following. Fourth grade, all As: Ryan Lawrence, Samuel Jennings, Josie Taylor, Chelsea Blount and Amy Reeves. Third grade, all As: Hayley Hignite, Payton Morris, Nathaniel Salsbury, Rayden Blackburn, Shaylea Eggleston, Signe Suchowski, Brittany Trotter, Rachel Willer, Braedyn Boyd, Alli Fosse, Jordyn Martin, Zakary Starr and Traven Walkingstick...
'Big Man' contestants announced (04/02/14)
Cassville High School has announced the participants for its annual Big Man on Campus contest, to be held in the FEMA Event Center at 7 p.m. on Saturday. Contestants include: Glenn Thomas as Black Lvender, Boyd Goade as Bonnie Anne Clyde, Briar Meek as Kana Korn, Nate Travis as Niomi Price, Bradley Lueckenhoff as Anita Bigman, Noah Galey as Tequila Mockingbird, Tyler Peterson as Helen Black and Brent Thompson as Trixie Delight...
Southwest Little Theatre hosting Angel Awards (04/02/14)
The Southwest Little Theatre, under the direction of Mr. Wyatt Hester, will be presenting its 14th Annual Angel Awards in a Dramatic Monologue format. The event will be hosted by Shelby Ringdahl, Miss Missouri, on April 12 at 4:30 p.m. for the Junior High Awards ceremony and at 6 p.m. for the High School Awards ceremony. Tickets are $10 per person and can be reserved by calling 417 826-5361 or emailing r5whest@swr5.k12.mo.us...
Cassville man makes Rose-Hulman Dean's List (04/02/14)
A Cassville man was recently named to the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Dean's List for the winter quarter. Mathew Angel, senior mechanical engineering major at Rose-Hulman, was named to the Dean's List after maintaining at least a 3.3 grade point average on a 4.0 scale...
Cassville students head to state math competition (03/26/14)
Five Cassville Middle School students recently competed in the 29th Annual Missouri Elementary Student Mathematics Contest, and four of those students will head to the State Finals at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg later this year...
CMS FCCLA donates $400 to African village (03/26/14)
The Cassville Middle School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America club recently donated $414.34 to the Heifer International Missions project.
CMS students host sale for Haven (03/26/14)
Cassville Middle School students held a bake sale on March 13-18, raising $79.50 for the Haven of the Ozarks.
CHS recognized in Battle of the Belt (03/26/14)
Cassville High School was recognized Monday with a banner for the Battle of the Belt contest, sponsored by Mercy Hospital's Injury Prevention group.
Cassville Intermediate School gives Character Awards (03/26/14)
Cassville Intermediate School recently gave Character Awards for cooperation.
Exeter R-6 School District celebrates reading (03/26/14)
The Exeter R-6 School District recently "Celebrated Reading" with several activities. Students who participated dressed as their favorite Dr. Seuss characters, had a Wacky Socks day, a Red/White day, a Hat day and a Pajama day. Students in grades 3-12 voted for their favorite Dr. Seuss book. The winner was "Green Eggs and Ham" with The "Lorax" and "Horton Hears a Who" finishing up second and third, respectively...
Cassville High School to host Big Man on Campus (03/26/14)
Cassville High School's annual Big Man on Campus contest will be held in the FEMA Event Center at 7 p.m. on April 5. John Lueckenhoff will be the master of ceremonies, and the contestants will be announced next week. Contestants will compete in the following categories: Evening gown, talent and judge's question...
Cassville to host preschool screenings (03/26/14)
The Cassville R-4 School District will host preschool screenings for 3-year-old and 4-year-old children on April 11 and April 18. Parents of preschool children may call the primary office at 417-847-2445 to schedule an appointment. The DIAL-III test will screen children in the following areas: concepts, language and motor development...