Education

Devin Neff finished 4th in the 3200-meter run at the State Track Meet in Jefferson City on May 20. MTHS Track Athletes Go to State
Six Mark Twain High School track athletes qualified for the State Track Meet held Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20, at Jefferson City High...


Ms. Kelsey Gervelier, elementary art teacher at Ralls County Elementary School, hosted an art show to highlight her art student's work  on April 21. Members of the Student Lighthouse Team served tea and cookies to the many visitors who came to view the artwork that adorned the hallways of the school.  Ryleigh Egbert, Mallory Daniels, Alyvia Paxton and Callie Reynolds helped serve the visitors. Ralls County Elementary Art Show


Perry Christian Academy high school graduates are Jonathan Mickels, Elizabeth Yancey, and Zachary Woodhurst. Perry Christian Academy Holds Graduation Ceremony
Graduation was recently celebrated at Perry Christian Academy. Following a slideshow, ten kindergarten students were presented by their teacher,...


Perry Christian Academy high school students recently completed their biology class by dissecting a lamb’s heart, kidney, and brain; a cow’s eye; and a fetal pig. Some students really enjoyed the lab project, others not so much. Elishah Prior is holding the lamb heart. Behind him are Tori Yancey, Emily Woodhurst, Tim Duncan, Gregg Duncan, and Kohl Mitchell. Students Bio Class


February Habit Heroes are pictured front row from left Bennett Bogue, Holly Humphrey, Emma Zumwalt, Cheyenne Fessenden, Evie Snodgrass, Jorden Armour, Liam Romig, Georgia Beer, Alex Evans, Ava Ebers, and Tommy Gooding. Back Row from left are Mason DeLaPorte, Hailee Young, Madison Boleach, Coden Miller, Isabella Lehenbauer, Samantha Barnes, Ashton Willing, Lincoln LaFontaine,and Ava Roberts. February Habit Heroes


Maddy Ford competes in the 1600 while Devin Neff cheers for her. Both Ford and Neff finished in first place in the 1600 meter run. Mark Twain HS Girls Track Team Competes at Louisiana
In the 100 meter dash Elizabeth Branham finished 1st with 13.83; Shelby Epperson finished 5th with 15.12; and Paige Eddington finished 6th with...


MT Baseball Tigers Take Two Wins, Lose One
The Mark Twain baseball Tigers hosted the Silex Owl on April 11 and defeated the Owls 6-4. Corey Kunkel was the winning pitcher throwing 4 1/3 innings with five...
Ralls County Library Provides Many Services
The Ralls County Library provides multiple services for the county’s readers. The library has *** books for children through adults. The library has a large children’s...
PCA welcomes Michael Finklea
Children’s book author, Michael Finklea, recently visited PCA. Mr. Finklea shared with the students the importance of perseverance and suggested...


MT Students at the HLGU art show
Congratulations to the Mark Twain art students that were recognized for outstanding achievements in the HLGU art show! Pictured in back are Dallas...


89th Missouri FFA Convention to be April 20-21
FFA members from across the state will meet in Columbia, April 20-21, at the 89th Missouri FFA Convention to honor fellow members for outstanding achievements, conduct...
JWCC Hosting an Information Session
An information session about the Truck Driver Training Program at John Wood Community College will be held Monday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m. at the Workforce Development...
RCE Second Grade Students Raise and Release Monarch Butterflies
The second grade students at Ralls County Elementary gathered outside the new school on October 5th to release Monarch butterflies. The butterflies...


Mizzou's Dean's List
The University of Missouri-Columbia recently released its 2015 Spring Deans list. Several students from Ralls County made the list. Students from New London include Anthon...
"Fury On The Santa Fe Trail"
Storyteller Pablo Baum stopped by the M.W. Boudreaux Memorial Center Saturday, July 25. He gave an afternoon talk and demonstration, Fury on the...