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Altamont High School Honor Roll | Community  Effingham Daily News

Altamont High School announced its first quarter honor roll.



5 seek 4 seats on Altamont school board | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Five candidates are seeking four open seats on the Altamont Community Unit 10 school board. They answered questions about the race from the Effingham ...



Rippetoe remains Altamont mayor | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Jason Rippetoe remained Altamont's mayor after defeating challenger Clarence J. Pagel on Tuesday by a 64-36 percent margin. The incumbent collected 245 ...



Challenger seeks to unseat Altamont mayor | Local News  Effingham Daily News

A retired veteran is challenging the incumbent mayor of Altamont in Tuesday's election.



5 vying for 4 seats on Altamont City Council | Local News  Effingham Daily News

The five candidates seeking four open seats on the Altamont city council answered questions from the Effingham Daily News.



First day as full-time teacher | Local News  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT – Thursday was the first day of school for most students across Effingham County. For some, like Logan Hill, it was the first day in front of a class as a ...



Altamont Claims Mattoon Girls Tourney Title  Effingham's News Leader

Published on December 31 2018 7:12 am. Last Updated on December 31 2018 7:50 am. Written by Millie Lange. Members of the Altamont High School girls ...



Bueker Hired as Altamont High School AD/Asst Principal  Effingham's News Leader

Peggy Bueker has been hired as Altamont Community High School Athletic Director and Assistant Principal. The Altamont Board took the action Monday night.



St. Anthony Defeats Altamont for NTC Tourney Crown; North Clay, SE/B, South Central Also Win  Effingham's News Leader

The St. Anthony Bulldogs captured the championship of the 2019 National Trail Conference Boys Basketball Tournament Saturday night, defeating the Altamont ...



Altamont Lions Club celebrates 80 years | Local News  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT – A group of Lions in Altamont this month are celebrating 80 years of *service* to the community.



Area school ag, FFA programs growing | 2018 Farm Fair  Effingham Daily News

Area high school ag and FFA programs are growing, with districts reaching beyond high school to attract new members. Eighth-graders are now being ...



The draw of trapshooting | Local News  Effingham Daily News

"Pull!" shouts a teenage voice echoing through the surrounding woods during a recent practice by Altamont High School clay target team.



Central A&M blows past Odin with big third quarter to advance to sectional final  Herald & Review

ALATAMONT — For 16 minutes, it was neck-and-neck. The upstart No. 6-seeded team from Odin played an even first half with No. 1-seeded Central A&M in the ...



High school AD killed after being hit by train  Belleville News-Democrat

Altamont IL man killed by Amtrak train in Effingham IL high school athletic director vice principal fatal dead crash southern Illinois St Louis MO news.



Altamont High School parents on edge after violent threats  WAND

NPR reports that the University of Pennsylvania has begun treating two patients with the gene- editing technique called CRISPR. Do you think the technology is ...



NTC Boys Tournament Pairings Released  Effingham's News Leader

Pairings have been released for the 84th National Trail Conference Boys Basketball Tournament held at Altamont High School. Drawing the top seed was ...



St. Anthony, Altamont, T-town Claim Girls Regional Crowns  Effingham's News Leader

Published on February 8 2019 7:03 am. Last Updated on February 8 2019 10:01 am. Written by Millie Lange. Effingham St. Anthony claimed the championship ...



Altamont, TTown, SEB, Neoga, S. Central, Dieterich, C'land Win  Effingham's News Leader

Published on February 18 2019 7:22 am. Last Updated on February 18 2019 9:17 am. Written by Millie Lange. WINDSOR -- Altamont High School held the lead ...



Altamont Beats EHS, St. A Drops Soccer Match - Effingham's  Effingham's News Leader

EHS and Altamont during action Tuesday. ALTAMONT -- Altamont High School opened the soccer season by edging Effingham, 2-1 Tuesday. Jason Burns ...



UPDATE: Altamont athletic director killed by train | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Todd Arnold, 53, of Altamont, was killed about 12:10 a.m. Sunday at the railroad crossing on West Jefferson Avenue in Effingham, according to Effingham ...



6 seeking 3 village board seats in Beecher City | 2019 Election  Effingham Daily News

Six candidates are seeking three open seats on the Beecher City village board in Tuesday's election.



Central A&M withstands Nokomis run to win second consecutive sectional championship  Herald & Review

ALTAMONT — Like a prized fighter after a big knockout, Connor Heaton got his hands on the Class 1A Altamont Sectional plaque, face red with exhaust, and ...



T-town, Altamont, WSS, North Clay Nab Regional Titles  Effingham's News Leader

Published on October 26 2018 7:18 am. Last Updated on October 28 2018 10:50 am. Written by Millie Lange. Teutopolis claimed its first-ever regional ...



2 want to be Beecher City village president | 2019 Election  Effingham Daily News

Rita Sue Felty and Larry Haslett are running for Beecher City village president on Tuesday.



Effingham opts for new grading scale | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Effingham Unit 40 recently approved a new grading scale that starts with the next school year after concerns were raised about the current scale putting students ...



Armstrong at the top: Indians' senior now career scoring leader at Altamont High School  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT — Altamont's Ryan Armstrong had an outside shot at setting the school's career scoring record Friday night against Dieterich, needing 28 points.



Altamont native gets 9 years for fraud | Local News  Effingham Daily News

A man gave Altamont native Nick Wurl his entire life savings to invest, writing "my life" on the memo line, according to court documents.



Altamont teen dies after Sunday crash | Local News  Effingham Daily News

MOCCASIN TOWNSHIP -- A recent Altamont High School graduate involved in a vehicle crash over the weekend has died, officials said Tuesday.



National Trail All-Conference Teams, Coaches Honored At Banquet - Effingham's News and Sports Leader, 979XFM and KJ Country 102.3  Effingham's News Leader

Named to the National Trail All-Conference First Team in boys basketball were, left to right, Alek Biggs, Nate Philpot, Reese Johnson, Logan Lotz and Jacob ...



Cougars take down Bobcats in NTC Tournament action  Effingham Daily News

In the first game of the consolation round of the National Trail Conference Tournament, the South Central Cougars defeated the Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City ...



A look at high schools of the past  Effingham Daily News

I'll never forget graduating from eighth grade at Central in 1969 and knowing that my next four years would be spent in that big building called Effingham High ...



Altamont band chosen for 2017 Memorial Day parade in D.C.  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT — Out of all the high school marching bands in Illinois, the one selected to represent the state in the 2017 National Memorial Day Parade hails from ...



A New Tradition: Altamont girls host first-ever homecoming game  Effingham Daily News

Monday's Altamont homecoming basketball game was much like those of the past.



Election profile, Altamont mayor: Jason Rippetoe | Local News  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT — Jason Rippetoe says it's time for a new mayor in Altamont.



Ann Crooker St. Clair Chapter DAR Honors 2019 Good Citizen Winners  Effingham's News Leader

Ann Crooker St. Clair Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution honored eight Good Citizen winners with a brunch Saturday.



Newton Eagles win first regional championship | Local Sports  Effingham Daily News

The Newton Eagles defeated Hillsboro 4-0 Friday at the IHSA Class 1A Altamont Regional Championship, taking home such honors for the first time in the ...



Beecher City places first in Envirothon competition | Community  Effingham Daily News

Altamont and Beecher City High schools participated in a five-county Envirothon competition on April 12 at the Ballard Nature Center near Altamont. Beecher ...



Jacob Crow earns title of 'Mr. Indian' 2017 | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Spotlights, dancing and music filled the stage at Altamont Community High School gymnasium on Saturday evening as seven high school male contestants ...



Altamont Claims NTC Girls Tourney Crown  Effingham's News Leader

Members of the National Trail Conference championship Altamont team are, front row, left to right, Brooke Runge, Taylor Mette, Ashley Goeckner, Mary Guse ...



Altamont students plan garden to supplement lunch program  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT — With federal school lunch regulations limiting students to 500 calories per day during the noon hour, Altamont high school and junior high ...



Altamont, BSE, WSS Claim Girls Victories - Effingham's News and Sports Leader, 979XFM and KJ Country 102.3  Effingham's News Leader

Neoga and Altamont players honored the memory of Altamont High School Athletic Director Todd Arnold with a moment of silence before their game Monday ...



Who's #1 The Show Episode 45 - NHSCA Seeds  FloWrestling

Mar 27, 2019. Willie and Nomad breakdown the seeds for the senior and junior class tournaments at the 2019 NHSCA Nationals. Below you'll find the preseeds ...



VIDEO & ARCHIVES: 80th Annual NTC Tournament  Effingham's News Leader

Eighty years, how time flies by. The National Trail Conference Boys Basketball Tournament turns 80 this year and 10 teams will be vying for the championship ...



Area Memorial Day events set | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Saturday, May 20. FUNKHOUSER. Howard and Laura Janis have scheduled a work day at Arborcrest Memorial Park on U.S. Route 40 west of Funkhouser.



Local high schools compete in robotics competition | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Last month, St. Anthony and Teutopolis high schools sent robotics teams to St. Peters, Missouri, to compete in the second annual BotsSTL competition and both ...



Altamont uses top of fifth to down Teutopolis  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT— Altamont Post 512 used a big fifth inning as the difference to defeat Teutopolis Post 924 7-4 on Tuesday.Right fielder Kevin Miller got the inning ...



Altamont Claims Vandalia Holiday Tournament Crown  Effingham's News Leader

Published on December 31 2015 7:42 am. Last Updated on December 31 2015 10:23 am. Written by Millie Lange. The Altamont High School team is all smiles ...



Miss Effingham County Fair candidates | Farm Fair 2017  Effingham Daily News

Kacie Phillips. Kacie Phillips, 20, is the daughter of Lois Phillips and the late Mark Phillips. She is a graduate of Altamont High School and is a student at ...



Dairy Goat 4H Winners Announced at Fair - Effingham's News and Sports Leader, 979XFM and KJ Country 102.3  Effingham's News Leader

The 2018 Effingham County 4-H Dairy Goat Show winners were, first row, left to right, Whitney Stefanski, Alexander Gordon, Garrin Polanin and Kaycie Stefanski ...



BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Altamont showing progression from 2014-15 | Sports  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT — Coach Katie Lurkins has a sense of optimism coming in to the gym at Altamont High School this November.



Effingham takes advantage of walks in 12-2 win over Altamont  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT — The Effingham Flaming Hearts and Altamont Indians combined for 21 walks Friday, but the Hearts made the most of their 12 walks and downed ...



NTC Award Winners Honored at Banquet  Effingham's News Leader

The National Trail Conference award winners in baseball, basketball and boys track were honored with a banquet Monday evening at Altamont High School.



St. A Nabs Second Straight NTC Tourney Championship  Effingham's News Leader

The St. Anthony Bulldogs captured the National Trail Conference Boys Basketball Tournament for the second straight season Saturday defeating the Dieterich ...



Area schools with IHSA state trophies | HR Preps | herald-review.com  Herald & Review

Click on the icon to the left of "HR Preps: Area state trophies" to bring out a list of all the trophies or zoom in on each city in the.



Instructors get lesson in small engine repair | News  Agri News

INA, Ill. — Is spending two days learning about how small engines operate worth six engines in the classroom?



Altamont, Dieterich Wednesday Winners at NTC Tourney  Effingham's News Leader

Altamont High School's Ryan Armstrong goes to the line during the NTC contest against Stewardson-Strasburg. A rematch is set between the Altamont Indians ...



SAT scores in Illinois: explore the data  Chicago Tribune

Unlike most of Illinois schools, Hersey High School in Arlington Heights scored an average 1202.3 on the SAT, one of only 14 high schools in the state that on ...



CEO products make big debut | Local News  Effingham Daily News

When Avery Elder was figuring out what her product would be for her Effingham County Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities class, her mentor Teresa McCloy ...



LLC hosts WYSE regional competition | Community  Effingham Daily News

Lake Land College recently held the regional Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) Academic Challenge and 26 schools came together to ...



WYSE Regional Results from Lake Land  Effingham's News Leader

(THE W-Y-S-E DIVISION-WINNING TEAM FROM ST. ANTHONY HIGH SCHOOL). What happens when you take some of the most brilliant minds from area high ...



Awards presented to students in Cultivating Creativity exhibit  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

CHARLESTON — The students represented in the 2012-13 Cultivating Creativity: Consolidated Communications Children's Art Exhibition were recognized for ...



Altamont Wins Roxana Volleyball Tournament  Effingham's News Leader

Published on September 3 2013 7:28 am. Last Updated on September 3 2013 12:11 pm. Written by Millie Lange. Altamont won the Roxana Tournament ...



Chamber Foundation Scholarship Recipients Announced  Effingham's News Leader

(THE 2015 CHAMBER FOUNDATION COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS ARE FRONT ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT: SHELBY FLACH, KAITLIN CORDES ...



Feldkamp Announces Candidacy for Sheriff  Effingham's News Leader

Corporal Darren Feldkamp, with the Effingham County Sheriff's Office announces his candidacy for the Republican nomination for Effingham County Sheriff in ...



New U, New Faces  Greenville College Papyrus

Written and Media by Sara Dawson. This year, Greenville Cheerleading gained seven new members, coming from different states and various backgrounds.



New Springfield community relations director Juan Huerta has roots in Panama, future in city  The State Journal-Register

As Springfield's new community relations director, Juan Huerta's job description is fairly simple, but how he sees his role — improving the quality of life of every ...



DAR honors Good Citizen Award winners | Community  Effingham Daily News

Ann Crooker St. Clair Chapter of the National Society Daughter of the American Revolution honored eight seniors from Effingham County high schools and their ...



Nuxoll's continues locally produced food tradition | 2016 Farm Fair  Effingham Daily News

Nuxoll Food Center has always focused on providing local meat and produce – even before it became fashionable to consume locally produced food.



2016 PARCC test results  Chicago Tribune

The Tribune reviewed the passing, or proficiency, rate on the PARCC exams across both reading and math in all grades tested at some 3,700 schools, ...



Mother, Son Claim Emotional Wins at Effingham Co. Fair  Effingham's News Leader

Pam Coleman with family and friends celebrates her victory in Amateur Driving championship behind Josting Jack. ALTAMONT -- Kyle Husted came down to ...



Lake Land College honors dual credit and adjunct instructors  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

MATTOON — Lake Land College recently recognized the *service* of its dual credit and adjunct instructors at the 2013 Adjunct and Dual Credit Recognition ...



Ohnesorge Twins Headed To Lincoln Land College  Effingham's News Leader

Front, left to right, Heidi Bock, Madison Ohnesorge, Lauren Ohnesorge and Rich Ohnesorge. Back row, left to right, Pat Boone Shelbyville Lady Lakers Coach, ...



Katie Lange Earns NJCAA Pitcher of Week Honor  Effingham's News Leader

Altamont High School graduate, Katie Lange, was named the NJCAA Division II Pitcher of the Week. Lange competes for Lincoln Land College where she is a ...



Wildlife Biologist to Check on Cougar Found in Whiteside County  Effingham's News Leader

Wildlife biologists will examine the remains of a cougar found on a farm near Morrison in rural Whiteside County in an effort to learn more about the animal's ...



WYSE Regional Competition held at Lake Land College  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

MATTOON -- What happens when you take some of the most brilliant minds from area high schools and put them under one roof? Nothing other than an ...



Vitals for the week of 9/14 | Vitals  Kokomo Perspective

The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. August 31. Erica L. Barnes ...



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