MAHOMET — Volunteers are needed immediately to help deliver meals to senior citizens in the area.
MAHOMET — Approximately 100 people gathered in the Mahomet-Seymour High School Field House on May 10 to salute a man described as “selfless” and “tireless,” and dedicate the high school weight room in his name.
MAHOMET — The annual Mahomet-wide Spring Garage Sales are today and Saturday, and shoppers have an opportunity for purchases this year that haven’t been offered before — items up for sale with nostalgia attached to them.
MAHOMET — It’s no secret that annexations and the annexation process have been hot topics in town this spring, and although some residents seem to be caught off guard by moves to bring more subdivisions into the boundaries of the village, these kinds of things are covered in one existing gui…
MAHOMET — It’s no secret that more and more people are choosing to call Mahomet home, and the village’s growth has been both an underlying and a direct focus of recent school board election discussions and, separately, intense debate over village annexation of multiple subdivisons.
MAHOMET — Flexing Mother Nature’s muscle, the over-its-banks river itself washed out some of the Upper Sangamon River Conservancy’s activities for the annual Sangamon River Showcase on Saturday, but that didn’t stop members from putting the spotlight on some of the workings of this natural beauty.
MAHOMET — The idea of working more with young people helped draw Sara Balgoyen to the executive director post for the Mahomet Area Youth Club.
MAHOMET -- With the help of sponsors, volunteer organizations and U.S. Postal Service employees in 10,000 communities nationwide, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 26th annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive -- the nation’s largest single-day food drive -- on Sa…
MAHOMET — Three new members joined the Mahomet-Seymour board of education Tuesday, and the reorganizational meeting brought disagreement between them and longer-serving members, with a vote split 4-3 on picking a new president.
MATTOON — Academically inclined Bulldogs flexed their muscles and came away with a second-place trophy from the state Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering Academic Challenge on April 24.
PIATT COUNTY — A project to erect up to 120 wind turbines in northern Piatt County is being proposed by Virginia-based Apex Clean Energy. Still in the early stages of development, it is being dubbed the Goose Creek Wind Project.
MAHOMET — A divide that marked the reorganization meeting of the new Mahomet-Seymour board of education extended to a discussion regarding legal counsel for the school district Tuesday night.
MAHOMET — Mahomet-Seymour school district leaders will evaluate how the situation was handled April 18 after a threat made related to a domestic situation led them, in conjunction with police, to put two buildings on “soft lockdown” for a while “out of an abundance of caution,” according to …
MAHOMET — Unhappy local residents had a simple message for Village of Mahomet trustees who voted Tuesday night to annex multiple subdivisions: Our attorney will be in touch.
MAHOMET — The Village of Mahomet Board of Trustees is scheduled to vote tonight (Tuesday, April 23) on whether to annex multiple subdivisions in a highly anticipated decision in which a "yes" vote is opposed by many residents.
MAHOMET — “Champions” aren’t only the best athletes, the top academic achievers or those who excel in the arts. Sometimes a “champion” is someone who does little things that help others in a big way.
MAHOMET — Newly selected as the next Middletown Prairie Elementary principal, Ryan Martin has a pretty basic philosophy: continue excellence at the school and improve upon it.
MAHOMET -- A threat made related to a domestic situation led Mahomet-Seymour school district leaders to put two buildings on "soft lockdown" for a while Thursday "out of an abundance of caution," according to Superintendent Lindsey Hall.
MAHOMET — Families and business leaders alike deemed the Mahomet Home & Garden Expo on April 13 and 14 a hit at Mahomet-Seymour High School’s Field House.
MAHOMET — The best ways to handle student behavior that may disrupt learning were the focus of a Mahomet-Seymour panel that offered its recommendations to the board of education on April 1.
MAHOMET — The Mahomet-Seymour school district will be searching for a new high school leader after current Principal Shannon Cheek was selected as the next superintendent for the Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond district.
MAHOMET — Students at Lincoln Trail Elementary School learned about various countries and religions — and had some special visitors — April 5 as part of Heritage and National Differences Study (HANDS) Around the World.
MAHOMET — The Mahomet-Seymour school district is kicking off “MSEngages” as a new community engagement initiative, board of education members heard at an April 1 study session.
MAHOMET — Phase one is underway, and preparations have begun for phase two as the village of Mahomet replaces decades-old pavement on Sunny Acres Road south from East Oak Street (U.S. 150) to South Mahomet Road.
MAHOMET — The second annual Mahomet Home & Garden Expo is Saturday and Sunday, and Mahomet Area Chamber of Commerce executive director Walter Pierce said it will surpass last year’s in both the number of vendors and other offerings for attendees.
MAHOMET — The Boneyard Arts Festival is underway, running until Sunday at numerous venues in the Champaign-Urbana area, including in Mahomet and Seymour.
MAHOMET — You won’t hear “shhhhh!” anytime soon at the Mahomet Public Library: There is far too much going on to be quiet about.
MAHOMET — It wasn’t by a huge margin, but Mahomet-Seymour school district voters ousted a pair of incumbents and selected a trio of newcomers for the board of education Tuesday.
MAHOMET — The assistant principal for Middletown Prairie Elementary School will become the principal at the institution as of July 1, according to a press release today (March 29) from the Mahomet-Seymour school board.
MAHOMET — Children and the grown-ups who accompanied them lined up March 21 at the Museum of the Grand Prairie for an activity they would do for fun that was quite a family chore generations ago.
MAHOMET — Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the consolidated election, and it’s no secret that the local board of education race is the hottest for the town this spring.
MAHOMET — A vote on the annexation of multiple subdivisions was delayed to April 23 by the Village of Mahomet Board of Trustees on Tuesday night.
MAHOMET -- Mahomet IGA owner Brooks Marsh presented Lori Martin of "Cakes by Lori at IGA" with the IGA Best Practices Award and the Progressive Grocer Outstanding Independent Award for bakeries on Wednesday.
MAHOMET -- The public is being asked to help fill a shortfall at a local charitable organization of one of the basics of daily life: toilet paper.
MAHOMET — By all appearances, the Mahomet-Seymour High School’s National Honor Society Induction Ceremony may look like just another award banquet, but don’t let that fool you.
MAHOMET — Cold weather and rain didn’t stop the annual Mahomet Polar Plunge & Donut Dash this year, and hundreds of participants and spectators came out to support the Special Olympics.
MAHOMET -- Tuesday's regular village board meeting will be held at the Cornbelt Fire District Training Center, 506 E. Main St., according to village officials.
MAHOMET — Behind the scenes at Mahomet-Seymour Junior High before the 4:30 p.m. March 9 performance of “Twinderella,” something definitely seemed missing: