The Marais des Cygnes Valley boys' basketball team are 23-0 going into the Class 1A Division I State Tournament which is being played in Emporia at William Lindsay White Auditorium, March 12-15. The Trojans defeated Waverly 60-42 and Southern Coffey County 65-42 in sub-state action to advance to the State tournament. The Trojans face Clifton-Clyde (9-13) at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, in the first round . . . read more
Save a life: Give blood.
To join the Gallon Grad Program, students should donate blood at least eight times prior to graduating high school. This is accomplished by donating blood at each blood drive, which is held in both the fall and the spring at the high school, during all four years of one’s high school career. Eight donations equals . . . read more
Drive safely. Buckle up.
S.A.F.E. FCCLA officers Chevelle Balcacer and Samantha Volkman visited high school classrooms in December to encourage students to participate in the “ S eatbelts A re F or E veryone” (S.A.F.E.) Program. For signing a pledge card, students received a sticker and a description of how the program works. “This . . . read more