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 — “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 -- 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:
MAHOMET — In a study session Tuesday night before a room overflowing with local residents, four out of six Village of Mahomet trustees agreed, in an unofficial vote, to delay until April 23 decisions on multiple planned subdivision annexations.
Jason Seaman, a seventh-grade science teacher and coach, is out of surgery at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, according to a public Facebook post by his mother, Kristi.
Images from a rehearsal of She Loves Me, the musical that inspired the films "The Shop Around The Corner" and "You've Got Mail" in the Tryon Festival Theatre of Krannert Center. Peformances open Thursday, April 26, 2018.
Opening sights and senses, the 23rd annual Heritage and National Differences Study (HANDS) Around the World Event had students experiencing activities, listening to music and presentations and tasting food from 23 other cultures.
Often performing behind the scenes, Shane Truitt has served as the Mahomet-Seymour school district's facilities director for nearly eight years. He supervises three shifts of 15 custodians for the district and oversees the electrical, mechanical and physical parts of each of the school distr…
Louise Joanne ConnellSEYMOUR — Louise Joanne Connell of rural Seymour died Sunday (Dec. 3, 2017) at Arbor Rose in Monticello, with her family at her side after an eight-year battle with Alzheimer's.
Harold 'Gene' BransonBULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. — Harold Eugene "Gene" Branson, 84, of Bullhead City, Ariz., formerly of Rantoul, passed away on Nov. 14, 2017, at Joshua Springs Assisted Living, Bullhead City, Ariz.
Delores FrankCHAMPAIGN — Delores I. (Jean) McKee Frank went to be with her Lord on Tuesday (Nov. 7, 2017).She was born in Champaign on Dec. 31, 1934. She was the daughter of Bernard and Ruth (Cook) Marlowe.Delores had lived and worked in Ohio and Michigan, where she made many new and long-la…