Schools

Macon R-I Receives Donation
Tina Herrin, East Region Manager, and Shelbie Nolte, Financial Representative, of Citizens Bank & Trust, are proud to present Superintendent Jarvis...


Macon Electric Foundation Awards Grant to Macon International Ag....
The Macon Electric Foundation awarded a community grant to the Macon International Ag. program. The program received $200 to help send students on...


Macon County Economic Development recently presented three $1000...
Scholarships. The MCED Director Sue Goulder said, “We received many very good applications, which makes our decision difficult”. The three...


Macon County Economic Development 8th Grade ~ Class of 2022 Fair...
Pictured from left to right are the winners of the essay contest: 1st place, Jenna Lene from LaPlata, Jenna won a laptop, printer and backpack. 2nd...


5 Ways Parents Can Help Their College Graduate’s Job Hunt
It’s college commencement season across the nation as graduates prepare to transition into the working world. Employers plan to hire 4 percent...


Jennifer Tyree-Taylor Macon County Health Department Offers New Program at Schools
By Sheryl Beadles The Macon County Health Department has a concern for the adolescents of Macon County. While teenage pregnancy is declining, the...


Bevier Prom Held
Bevier held prom on Saturday, April 21. It began with a promenade outside the school at 6 pm. The theme for the evening was Greek with pillars, a...


Donny Wyatt (left) and Steve Burns being sworn in after winning re-election in April's school board election Macon School Board of Education Regorganizes
By Sheryl Beadles The Macon R-I School Board held its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 17. New Board The school board officially...


Students Recreate the Middle Ages
Seventh grade students at Macon R-I Middle School recently studied a unit in Mr. Archer’s social studies class on the Middle Ages. As part of this...


Two Trees Planted at Shelbina Elementary
February 26, 2018 the Missouri Community Foresty Council, Forest ReLeaf of Missouri, and Missouri Department of Conservation contacted Ms. Desirae...


Tri-County Christian School to Host Annual May Day Festival
16th Annual Fundraiser to Benefit Tri-County Christian School The Parent Teacher Fellowship will host its 16th Annual May Day Festival on...


Dr. Brandon Mack and Mr. Jason Robinson being sworn in as new members of the Board of Education La Plata Board of Education Meets
The Board of Education of the La Plata R-II School District met in regular session at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, April 9th, at La Plata High...


Weimer Receives Emerging Principal Award
By Sheryl Beadles Macon Middle School Principal Bruce Weimer recently had the honor of receiving the Northeast Missouri Secondary School’s...


Prom King and Queen Bryce Passig, son of Erick and Laurie Passig and Kellen Robertson, daughter of Vernon and Karen Robertson Bucklin Prom Held April 7
Bucklin R-2 High School held its Senior Prom on Saturday, April 7. Approximately 32 Juniors and Seniors made the promenade down the school’s...


Dodgeball Game for Reward
The Macon R-1 Middle School held an assembly and dodgeball game on Friday, March 16 in the Middle School gymnasium. Earlier in the month, the...