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Student, 17, arrested after alleged shooting threat at Effingham High School  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Police arrested a 17-year-old student after authorities learned of alleged threats made Thursday morning about a shooting at Effingham High ...



Effingham High School Football: The Early Years | History  Effingham Daily News

Visitors to the Effingham County Museum entering from Jefferson Avenue walk between two red granite pillars on the south side of the building. Those pillars, in ...



Effingham's original Central School | History  Effingham Daily News

Within the artifacts which are part of the Effingham County Museum's collection are numerous things which give insight into the schools of yesteryear. The visitor ...



Effingham High School Honor Roll | Community  Effingham Daily News

Effingham High School announced its first quarter honor roll.



Rumor of gun violence cancels Effingham pep rally  Effingham Daily News

A rumor of gun violence that spread quickly on social media caused officials to cancel a pep rally at Effingham High School on Friday afternoon. Some students ...



EHS presents 'Hello Dolly' | Lifestyles  Effingham Daily News

The Effingham High Theatre program will be bringing the musical theater classic, "Hello Dolly," to the EHS stage.



Effingham High School students gather for prayer service  Effingham Daily News

Effingham High School students gathered at the school's flagpole on a chilly Wednesday morning to unite in prayer in honor of the national "See You at the Pole" ...



Effingham proud of Hearts playoff run | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Effingham High School alum were excited to see the Flaming Hearts get to the third round of the state playoffs and some reminisced about their ...



EHS adding a third show this season | Lifestyles  Effingham Daily News

The EHS Theatre Program has added a third show to its season lineup featuring Cinderella, 10 other Disney princesses, and some princes.



Stories that shaped the area in 2018 | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Wild spring weather caused trouble for some area residents in 2018. Problems with the Kluthe Memorial Pool delayed some summer fun. Unpredictable ...



21 bands to compete at EHS | Lifestyles  Effingham Daily News

Music will fill the air on Saturday, Oct. 13, as 21 high school bands from across the region travel to Effingham for the 2018 Marching Hearts Invitational band ...



Woodruff resigns as EHS boys head coach | Local Sports  Effingham Daily News

Effingham's Rem Woodruff resigned as head boys basketball coach.



2018 Homecoming Week at EHS  Effingham's News Leader

(THE 2018 EFFINGHAM HIGH SCHOOL HOMECOMING COURT: BACK ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT: DALTON FOX-FRESHMAN ATTENDANT; JACOB ...



Effingham High School's 2018 Football Schedule  Effingham's News Leader

Effingham High School will have some long road trips during the upcoming football season. But the Hearts will open with three home games before hitting the ...



Early Effingham druggists as postcard publishers | History  Effingham Daily News

Postcards were first legally permitted in Austria on Oct. 1, 1869. The United States passed postal regulations allowing the cards in 1872. Most of the picture ...



EJHS Honor Roll | Community  Effingham Daily News

Effingham High School announced its second quarter honor roll.



Unit 40 Board Wants More Info on Weighted Grades - Effingham's News and Sports Leader, 979XFM and KJ Country 102.3  Effingham's News Leader

The Effingham Unit 40 Board of Education wants more information before deciding on weighted grades at EHS. Effingham High School Principal Kurt Roberts ...



Big boosters of EHS Band | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — The mission of the Effingham Band Boosters is to support the instrumental band department and director at Effingham High School, but it only ...



EHS presents 'The Crucible' starting Thursday | Lifestyles  Effingham Daily News

Effingham High School will be presenting the play "The Crucible" in the EHS Hearts Rocks Cafe Sept. 27-29 at 7 p.m. Tickets will be sold at the door. Prices are.



Voter profile: Gage Payne | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Gage Payne, 17, will vote for the first time in November. He is a student at Effingham High School and wants to be a emergency medical technician after ...



Delaine Donaldson is 2019 Effingham Citizen of the Year  Effingham's News Leader

(DELAINE DONALDSON). A man who keeps history alive in Effingham County has been named 2019 Effingham Citizen of the Year. Delaine Donaldson, the ...



Unit 40 weighs weighted grades | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — A group called “In Search of Excellence” presented Monday its research to the Unit 40 Board of Education on how having weighted grades at ...



EHS Student Artwork on Display at Library  Effingham's News Leader

The Suzette Brumleve Memorial Effingham Public Library is showcasing the art work of Effingham High School students. The 2019 Effingham High School ...



Vapes on the rise | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — A popular habit with many young people has been on the rise at Effingham High School, officials reported this week during the Unit 40 school ...



Sportsbackers Planning Videoboard for EHS Gym  Effingham's News Leader

(THE VIDEOBOARD SUPERIMPOSED OVER THE SOUTHWEST EXIT DOORS AT EFFINGHAM HIGH SCHOOL GYM). You've seen them in various sporting ...



Area districts in need of substitute teachers | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Rachael Orsborn's first career in engineering led her to tutoring students in math in her free time. That sparked an interest in teaching.



Hearts Down Mattoon in Apollo Action; Landon Wolfe Joins the 2000 Point Club  Effingham's News Leader

The Effingham Hearts broke open a close, low-scoring game, pouring in 49 points over the middle two quarters, on the way to a 73-55 win over the Mattoon ...



EHS Cheer Squad Headed for State  Effingham's News Leader

(THE EFFINGHAM HIGH SCHOOL CHEERLEADING SQUAD {not listed in order} CONSISTS OF SENIORS LAURYN DOUTHIT, KAYLEE PHILLIPS, CHLOE ...



Effingham Captures Class 3A Volleyball Regional Crown  Effingham's News Leader

Effingham High School claimed its own regional championship Thursday. Effingham High School claimed the championship of its own Class 3A Volleyball ...



Unit 40 Board Hears About Reported Dismissal of Coach  Effingham's News Leader

Unit 40 board members Monday heard about the reported dismissal of longtime junior high baseball and basketball coach Rod Wiethop, but took no action on ...



Unit 40 school registration | Community  Effingham Daily News

The Effingham Community School District #40 has announced the following school registration information for the 2018-19 school year:



NCHS named grand champion at Marching Hearts Invitational  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Newton Marching Eagles brought home top honors Saturday in the Effingham Marching Hearts Invitational band contest at Effingham High ...



EHS Crowns King Kaleb and Queen Kaylee  Effingham's News Leader

Kaleb Kihne and Kaylee Phillips were crowned Effingham High School Homecoming King and Queen Friday night. The new royalty received their coronation at ...



Tourism board helps fund basketball tourney | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — The Tourism Advisory Board recently granted funding for the Effingham Teutopolis Christmas Classic boys' basketball tournament planned for ...



Strawberry To Be Featured Speaker at FCA Night of Champions  Effingham's News Leader

Published on December 19 2018 8:50 am. Last Updated on December 19 2018 9:55 am. Written by Millie Lange. Darryl Strawberry will be the featured speaker ...



Effingham's Illinois College of Photography | History  Effingham Daily News

The Effingham County Museum's intent is to make people aware of the rich heritage of the area. That heritage is found in old photographs, clothing from ...



Tax levy hearing set for Unit 40 school district  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — The Unit 40 school district scheduled a tax levy hearing for 6 p.m. Nov. 19, as it plans to levy above the 4.99 percent allowed without public ...



Hearts Post First-Ever Win at Breese Mater Dei to Advance to Second Round of Playoffs; Other High School Football Playoff Scores - Saturday 10-27-2018  Effingham's News Leader

The Effingham Hearts beat Breese Mater Dei 21-6 Saturday to advance to the second round of the Class 4A high school football playoffs. It's a first-ever win for ...



Community remembers Chuck Keller as visionary | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Charles F. “Chuck” Keller, a visionary and a 2017 nominee for the Effingham Daily News Citizen of the Year, died on his 80th birthday Tuesday.



UPDATE: EHS students participate in national walkout | Local News  Effingham Daily News

More than 50 Effingham High School students joined those across the nation in a walkout Wednesday morning in protest of gun violence.



Crossroads Classic Volleyball Tournament Set for Tonight, Saturday  Effingham's News Leader

The 27th Annual Crossroads Classic Volleyball Tournament returns to Effingham this weekend. Generally regarded as the strongest high school tournament in ...



EHS Boys To Compete in Olney Regional  Effingham's News Leader

Published on February 18 2019 1:31 pm. Last Updated on February 18 2019 1:31 pm. Written by Millie Lange. Effingham High School will be competing in the ...



Landon Wolfe Makes Class 3A Second Team  Effingham's News Leader

Effingham High School's Landon Wolfe was named to the Class 3A All-State Boys Basketball Second Team. Wolfe, a 6-foot-5 senior, broke the EHS school's ...



Unit 40 Board Changes Grading Scale  Effingham's News Leader

The Effingham Unit 40 Board of Education Monday voted to change the grading scale, effective with the coming school year. The new scale will be: "A"--90 to ...



Delaine Donaldson named 2019 EDN Citizen of the Year  Effingham Daily News

Delaine Donaldson, a retired teacher who now serves as president of the Effingham County Cultural Center and Museum Association, has been named the ...



EHS valedictorian returns to Effingham with her first fiction book  Effingham Daily News

Fifty years ago a Shumway woman stepped on stage and stood behind a podium before her Effingham High School graduating class to accept her scholastic ...



Three Additional City Commissioner Candidates File for Council  Effingham's News Leader

The last day of filing for Effingham City Council resulted in three more candidates for Commissioner. The last-minute filings included two former Council ...



Noon Rotary Hosts 2018 New Teacher Luncheon - Effingham's News and Sports Leader, 979XFM and KJ Country 102.3  Effingham's News Leader

Effingham Noon Rotary hosted its 2018 New Teacher Luncheon August 8. Teachers from Unit 40, St. Anthony and Sacred Heart schools are invited each year to ...



Wilhour v. Seiler for 107th District seat | Local News  Effingham Daily News

The 107th House District covers the northwestern portion of Effingham County and all of Fayette County, in addition to Marion and Bond counties.



Winter Farmers Market brings goods indoors | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — With winter season putting a damper on a traditional farmers market, some local organizers decided to keep the market going by bringing it ...



Doctors and druggists at the turn of the century  Effingham Daily News

A local historian looking back at turn of the 20th century is struck by the high number and transitory nature of local health care practitioners. The city of Effingham ...



Effingham native earns Army recognition | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Staff Sgt. Ryan Budde, an Effingham native and graduate of Effingham High School, was recently presented with the Army Commendation Medal for his work ...



EDN Bicentennial Series: Memories of the local grocery stores  Effingham Daily News

The demolition of Effingham's Police Department building in order to clear the way for a new police station in Effingham caused many people to reflect on ...



EHS Fall Sports Award Winners Announced  Effingham's News Leader

Published on November 14 2018 1:18 pm. Last Updated on November 14 2018 1:44 pm. Written by Millie Lange. Effingham High School Fall Sports award ...



EHS students join 'Food Quest' | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — One day in June the Effingham High School science lab doubled as a film studio for a segment on hydroponics to be included in a show called ...



New faculty and staff join St. Anthony schools  Effingham Daily News

St. Anthony schools Pastor Fr. Chuck Edwards, along with Grade School Principal Matt Sturgeon and High School Principal Greg Fearday, announce the ...



Abby Weis Signs to Play College Ball at Lake Land  Effingham's News Leader

(ABBY WEIS HAS SIGNED WITH LAKE LAND COLLEGE TO CONTINUE HER BASKETBALL CAREER. ABBY IS FLANKED BY HER PARENTS, TIM WEIS AND ...



Teutopolis champions, Effingham third in Christmas Classic | Local Sports  Effingham Daily News

The Teutopolis Wooden Shoes earned the championship title in the sixth annual Effingham/Teutopolis Christmas Classic Saturday, defeating Sacred Heart ...



Interview Concerning Effingham Teutopolis Christmas Classic  Effingham's News Leader

Mike Wilson and Chris Kreke were guests on The Drive Home Friday evening. Wilson and Kreke are two of those working on the 6th Annual ...



IHSA Football Playoff Scores, Schedules  Effingham's News Leader

Published on November 6 2018 10:02 am. Last Updated on November 6 2018 10:18 am. Written by Millie Lange. Jesse Bushue, a former Hearts football player, ...



Hometown Christmas Scheduled Saturday  Effingham's News Leader

Published on November 29 2018 4:22 pm. Last Updated on November 29 2018 8:26 pm. Written by Millie Lange. The skating rink was set up Thursday for the ...



Unit 40 Board Votes to Retain Wiethop as Coach  Effingham's News Leader

(UNIT 40 TEACHER AND COACH ROD WIETHOP SHARES A MOMENT WITH FIRST CHURCH OF GOD PASTOR AND FORMER STUDENT JARED ...



2018 EHS Prom Court  Effingham's News Leader

The 2018 Effingham High School Prom Court has been announced. Queen candidates are (FRONT ROW, LEFT TO RIGHT) Lali Hoyos, Meredith Kull, Alyson ...



McAlister's Deli is Officially Coming to Effingham  Effingham's News Leader

McAlister's Deli is officially coming to Effingham. The City Council Tuesday heard about a complete renovation planned for the former Lonestar location along ...



EDN Bicentennial Series: Abraham Lincoln interacts with Effingham County residents  Effingham Daily News

When people think about Abraham Lincoln, much of the focus is on the incredibly great things he did, things like keeping the Union together and emancipating ...



Shelby Myers Member of Drury University Basketball Team  Effingham's News Leader

The Drury University women's basketball team with EHS graduate Shelby Myers (far left). SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Drury University Lady Panthers are ranked ...



Elizabeth Meets w/the Governor  Effingham's News Leader

(ILLINOIS GOVERNOR BRUCE RAUNER AND TEUTOPOLIS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ELIZABETH WEIDNER POSE WITH THE PROCLAMATION ...



EHS presents the musical 'Hairspray' | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Effingham High School will be presenting the musical “Hairspray” March 22-25 in the EHS Hearts Rock Cafe.



Photos of Recognition at City Council Meeting  Effingham's News Leader

Several people were given recognition at Tuesday's Effingham City Council meeting. Effingham High School student Isaac Pizanowski was presented a Citizen ...



Effingham teachers named finalists in education training | Local News  Effingham Daily News

A group of Effingham educators has been chosen from a multistate regional conference to take their idea to reform education beyond the classrooms in Unit 40.



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 ...



Unit 40 Board Sets End of Year Dates  Effingham's News Leader

The Effingham Unit 40 Board of Education Monday set end-of-year dates for this school year and also approved a calendar for the 2018-19 school year.



St. Anthony Boys Golf State Champs; Other State Results  Effingham's News Leader

(THE STATE CHAMPION ST. ANTHONY HIGH SCHOOL BOYS GOLF TEAM AFTER THEY WON THE REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP). In his 20th year as St.



Unit 40 Board Fills Assistant Principal Posts  Effingham's News Leader

(EFFINGHAM JUNIOR HIGH SCHOLAR BOWL TEAM MEMBERS WERE RECOGNIZED WITH COACH JOSH ROBISON FOR 25 WINS AND A REGIONAL ...



EHS Hands St. Anthony Loss in Soccer  Effingham's News Leader

Effingham and St. Anthony battle during action Tuesday. Effingham High School handed Effingham St. Anthony an 8-1 loss in soccer competition Tuesday.



Wooden Shoes advance, Hearts, Bulldogs split | Local Sports  Effingham Daily News

The Teutopolis Wooden Shoes went 2-0 on the second day of the Effingham/Teutopolis Christmas Classic Friday, including wins over Pleasant Plains 36-25 and ...



Three students expelled from Effingham High School | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — The school board on Thursday expelled three Effingham High School students — one until the end of the 2015-16 school year and two until ...



Appleknockers, Wooden Shoes, Flaming Hearts: The stories behind unique Central Illinois mascot names  Herald & Review

How schools have chosen nicknames varies. Some schools vote on them — MacArthur students chose “Generals” by student vote in September 1957. Others ...



EHS Wins in OT, Area Teams Compete At North Clay  Effingham's News Leader

Published on December 24 2018 7:33 am. Last Updated on December 24 2018 9:44 am. Written by Millie Lange. MAHOMET -- Effingham High School claimed ...



EHS Winter Banquet Scheduled March 16  Effingham's News Leader

The Effingham High School Winter Athletic Banquet for individuals involved in boys basketball, basketball cheerleading and Pom Pon will be held Saturday, ...



Vault Five new to Altamont | Local News  Effingham Daily News

ALTAMONT - New Clothing fashion is the word when it comes to a new business in downtown Altamont.



EHS Heading Into Homecoming Week  Effingham's News Leader

Effingham High School is heading into Homecoming Week. This year's theme is Starry Night. Here's the daily schedule of events: Monday--Collegiate Day.



McAlister's Deli to open by the end of 2018  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Work has begun at the former Lone Star Steakhouse property where McAlister's Deli is expected to be located by the end of 2018.



Ealy Announces for Mayor  Effingham's News Leader

“A campaign of positive energy, ideas, and reform” is being unveiled officially this week by Scott Ealy, longtime Effingham attorney and community volunteer.



EHS Football Players, Cheerleaders Honored  Effingham's News Leader

Published on December 3 2018 12:59 pm. Last Updated on December 4 2018 10:21 am. Written by Millie Lange. Varsity special award winners were, left to right ...



Joshua Robison opinion column: Schools Facilities Tax will build stronger community  Effingham Daily News

Two years ago I wrote a series of columns about the Schools Facilities Sales Tax proposal, which will once again be on the ballot in Effingham County next ...



EHS Basketball Athletes, Cheerleaders, Pom Pon Members Honored  Effingham's News Leader

Winning varsity basketball awards were, left to right, Nate Thompson, Drew Thompson, Parker Wolfe, Cole Marxman and Landon Wolfe. Effingham High School ...



Unit 40 teachers present new teaching model | Local News  Effingham Daily News

More than 180 teachers, school administrators and other stakeholders attended one of just three national Teach to Lead Leadership Labs Thursday in Effingham ...



PREP TRACK AND FIELD: EHS boys win home meet, girls place second  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — The Effingham boys dominated a home triangular while the girls finished second in a quadrangular track and field meet Thursday at Effingham ...



Welding program expands to county schools | Local News  Effingham Daily News

Some students are looking for something that sparks their interest — and sometimes it's welding.



Area teams find varied success at Crossroads Classic  Effingham Daily News

Area teams found varied success at the Crossroads Classic in Effingham over the weekend.



St. Anthony Wins 300 Division at WYSE Regional Competition  Effingham's News Leader

St. Anthony High School won the 300 Division championship at the WYSE regional competition held at Lake Land College. WYSE is an acronym for Worldwide ...



Newton Band Classic returns next weekend | Lifestyles  Effingham Daily News

Schools from throughout Illinois will be gathering in Newton on Saturday, Oct. 6, for the 2018 Newton Marching Eagles Band Classic.



GIRLS BASKETBALL: Flaming Hearts hold off Lady Shoes  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Teutopolis constructed a late comeback but Effingham preserved a 53-46 victory Friday in a clash between two state-ranked girls basketball ...



EIU AD, Former Illini Michael Guest at Noon Rotary  Effingham's News Leader

(FROM LEFT, EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY ATHLETIC DIRECTOR TOM MICHAEL, ROTARY WEEKLY STUDENT GUEST MIKENZI BUSHUE, AND ...



Mike McDonald To Enter IHSFCA Hall of Fame  Effingham's News Leader

Former Effingham High School football coach Mike McDonald was named a member of the 2019 Illinois High School Football Coaches' Association Hall of ...



All-Apollo Conference Football Teams Named  Effingham's News Leader

Published on November 16 2018 8:34 am. Last Updated on November 16 2018 8:34 am. Written by Millie Lange. Nine Effingham High School football players ...



Administrative changes set in Unit 40 | Local News  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM — Unit 40 school board filled two vacant assistant principal positions and handled a multitude of other personnel matters during its meeting this ...



Teutopolis tennis takes sectional | Sports  Effingham Daily News

The Teutopolis girls' tennis team won the IHSA Class 1A St. Anthony Sectional Saturday after it broke a tie with St. Anthony.



Miriah Ludtke is Miss Missouri USA  Effingham's News Leader

Congratulations to Effingham native Miriah Ludtke, who has been crowned Miss Missouri USA. Miriah was crowned at the conclusion of ceremonies Sunday.



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