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Ralls County Elementary Habit Heroes are front row from left Emma Hodges, Landon Pease, Alex Bryan, Kasen Evans, Brody Colbert, David Niffen, Alexis Misner, Madilyn Romig, Brooklyn Black, Grace Prewitt, and Alyssa Schneider. Back Row from left are Nolan Epperson, John Misner, Alexis Ward, Brook Doughty, Aaron Presson, Sonja Powell, Marli Liter, and Regan Thompson. March Habit Heroes


Basketball Camp Held at MTJH
Basketball Camp for girls in grades 5-8 was held at Mark Twain Junior High May 15 through May 18. The girls were instructed by Coach Alex...


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,...


An explosion of confetti and silly string highlight the elation of graduation as the MTHS Class of 2017 celebrate their graduation on Sunday, May 21. Graduation Ceremony Held at MTHS
Fifty-three graduates filed through the gym doors at Mark Twain High School at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 21, for their last appearance as a high school...


Mark Twain High School baseball seniors are pictured from left Parker Eddington, Bailey McMillen, Loren Carlisle, Daniel Deener, Brady Hooley, Corey Kunkel, and Cole Johnson. Baseball Pics


Members of the  Mark Twain High School girls 4x800 relay team are Kelsey Kendall, Katie Neff, Maddy Ford, and McKenzie Lathrom. MTHS Track Competes at Sectional, Send Six to State
The Mark Twain High School track teams competed in the Sectional Meet held at Hillsboro High School on Saturday, May 13. The girls 4x800 meter...


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


Mock Accident
There are few occasions where you can get several hundred students to be attentive and quiet for any length of time. The Mock Accident held at Mark...


Neff, Hill and Lathrom Shine at EMO Meet
Mark Twain was one of eleven school who competed in the EMO Conference Track Meet on May 2 at North Callaway High School. In the 100-meter dash Terry Monroe finished 6th...
MTJH Compete in Centralia Open Meet
The MTJH track athletes competed in the CBMS Open Meet in Centralia on April 25. Rain would cancel their remaining two meets and make this the last...


MTHS Compete in District Track Meet
District Track was held at North Callaway on Saturday, May 6. Eight MT track athletes placed fourth place or above and will go on to...


4-H Council Fundraising Dinner a Success
Ralls County 4-H members experienced the profound dedication the community has for the program at the fundraiser dinner held April 9. The fundraiser’s raffle and silent...
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