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Sunday, April 18, 2021

Schools reflect on state test scores

After years of taking the state-funded ACT as a college entrance exam, Illinois schools experimented with the SAT for the first time last school...

Low voter turnout for school board, aldermanic races

With extremely low voter turnout, the races for both Waterloo and Valmeyer school board were decided Tuesday night and Waterloo's recently retired police chief...

Waterloo man seriously injured in Mascoutah bus crash

A 47-year-old Waterloo man is asking for privacy as he begins a long road to recovery following an April 25 crash between a Mascoutah...

CHS grad is KSHE radio personality

Lauren Colvin can’t say for certain what led to her life-altering decision. But one day in college, as the Columbia High School graduate strolled through...

CHS student wins Entrepreneur of the Year

The night before students in the Monroe County startUP program needed to select a business idea, Jacob O’Connor had nothing.  The Columbia High School junior...

School board delays decision on assistant superintendent hire

The Waterloo School Board delayed a decision on hiring an Assistant Superintendent for Business and Operations during its special meeting held Wednesday night. Last...

Columbia election results are in

After two weeks of anticipation, the final results for the April 2 municipal elections came in, with all candidates who were leading on election...

Proposed formula would spell disaster for area schools

The minutia behind passing legislation can escape a person if they turn to such learning guides as School House Rock’s “I’m just a bill.” Yes,...

WHS Legacy Society to induct newest class

The Waterloo High School Legacy Society announced its 2017 Legacy Wall inductees, with an open house date of Sept. 14 set to honor them. This...

WJHS students sewing for good

A new club at Waterloo Junior High School is looking to make a difference one stitch at a time.  That organization is the Sew Good...

Waterloo School Board talks land buy, assessments

The potential purchase of land and the effects of late assessments were among topics discussed at Monday’s Waterloo School Board meeting.  Although Superintendent Brian Charron...

Dangers of heroin, prescription drugs detailed in forum at WHS

In the 1960s TV series “Lost in Space,” a robot always warned the show’s young star when a threat appeared by saying “Danger, Will...
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