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Kennett High School sends students to Boys and Girls State  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Kennett High School sent nine boys to the 2018 session of American Legion Missouri Boys State. They spent the week on the campus of the University of ...



Juvenile in custody after possible threat made to Kennett, MO school  KFVS

KENNETT, MO (KFVS) - Police in Kennett Missouri said there is no need for concern after a juvenile was taken into custody suspected of making a threat to the ...



Local News: Kennett honors Class of 2018 (5/22/18)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The gymnasium at Kennett High School was packed Thursday night as friends and family gathered for the KHS Class of 2018 commencement ceremony.



KHS Homecoming parade and ceremony to be held Friday  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The 2018 Kennett High School Homecoming Parade and Ceremony will be held this tomorrow, Sept. 14, with the parade scheduled to begin at the Kennett High ...



Local News: Proposition KIDS (PHASE III) (2/24/18)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Kennett #39 School District Board of Education passed a resolution entitled Proposition K.I.D.S. (PHASE III) at the December 19, 2017 meeting, which calls ...



17-year-old arrested after threat made to Kennett High School  KFVS

A 17-year-old former Kennett student was arrested after police say he threatened students at Kennett High School.



High School Wrestling Preview: Kennett looks to earn points at state tournament  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Kennett High School wrestling program enters the 2017-18 season with three returning state qualifiers under new head coach Jamie Chitester. “We've got ...



High School Sports: Kennett relaunches sports Hall of Fame (3/9/17)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

For the first time in over a decade past Kennett athletes, teams, and those who have served the athletic program will have the opportunity to be inducted into the ...



Local News: Kennett High School class of 1977-78 celebrate reunion (9/16/17)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Kennett High School Classes of 77 and 78 recently held their 40th Reunion. There were two nights of celebrating beginning with a meet and greet on Friday ...



KHS students put leadership in practice during MO Chamber education program  Daily Dunklin Democrat

JEFFERSON CITY – There's no better way to develop leadership skills than to practice, practice, practice. That is exactly what Kennett High School students ...



Kennett wrestling team concludes regular season, honors seniors  Daily Dunklin Democrat

KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett high school wrestling team returned to the mat for the first time since Jan. 21 earlier this week. Kennett competed in a dual at Cape ...



Delta Fair Parade entries deadline set for Sept. 21  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The 2018 Delta Fair Parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25. Line-up will begin at 4:30 p.m. All organizations, commercial firms, civic groups, ...



Kevin McCaig named new girls basketball coach at Kennett  Daily Dunklin Democrat

KENNETT, Mo. - The search for a new varsity girls basketball coach at Kennett High School has ended. The Kennett Board of Education named longtime staff ...



UPDATED: Kennett hires Joel Wyatt as football coach  Daily Dunklin Democrat

A new varsity football coach is in place at Kennett High School. The Kennett Board of Education hired Joel Wyatt as its varsity football coach for the 2017-18 ...



This Missouri 'child bride' is a boy  Kansas City Star

Shane Stracener was just a freshman, a 15-year-old groom in 2014 who had just married his girlfriend, Christy, 17. They have no regrets.



Sheryl Crow surprises her hometown high school teachers on TODAY Show  Today.com

The nine-time Grammy winner went back home to honor some unsung heroes from her old high school in Kennett, Missouri.



Kennett School Board takes care of routine business  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Kennett School Board met Tuesday and took care of routine business. At the beginning, four people were recognized for recent achievements – Jeffrey ...



Obituary: Daniel Robins (2/22/18)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Daniel Lee Robins, 72, of Columbia, formerly of Kennett, passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018 at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital in Jefferson City. There will ...



Kennett wins multiple medals at SEMO Conference track meet  Daily Dunklin Democrat

EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. - The Kennett high school track program won multiple medals at the SEMO Conference Track Meet at East Prairie last week. Nine Kennett ...



Margaret Ann Bonnell | Obituaries  Christian County Headliner News

Visitation: 9-11 a.m. Sept. 22, at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa. Funeral services will immediately follow. Burial to be held at McConnell-Bledsoe Cemetery.



Obituary: Carol Ann Lehman (5/22/18)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Carol Ann (Callaway) Lehman, 69, of Port Saint Lucie, Fla., passed away on December 23, 2017 in Stuart, Fla., after a brief but difficult battle with an aggressive ...



PREVIEW: Large Kennett golf team looks to leave its mark  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Kennett high school golf team enters the 2017 season with the luxury of having 16 golfers in its program. “We have worked extremely hard to get ready for ...



Former Malden football coach accepts job at Kennett  Ozark Radio News

(Kennett) - A Willow Springs native will be the new varsity football coach at Kennett High School. The Daily Dunklin Democrat reports that Joel Wyatt was ...



Sheryl Crow donates $21,600 to Kennett, Missouri, teachers  Kansas City Star

Musician Sheryl Crow has surprised teachers at her former southeast Missouri high school with a $21600 donation.



'Love Songs' Kennett High School Choir Department hosts annual 'Pop Concert'  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Love was in the air as the Kennett High School Choir Department presented its annual "Pop Concert." This year's theme was "Love Songs," performed by the ...



The KHS Class of 2017 graduates at Metz Cherry Stadium  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Smiles were wide and excitement filled the air as the Kennett High School Class of 2017 graduated Thursday night at Metz Cherry Stadium. Threatening ...



Kennett High School honors students at annual awards ceremony  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Each year, the Kennett Public School district hosts a special event prior to its High School Commencement Ceremony where a number of graduating seniors ...



Obituary: Sanford Ward Pridy, PhD (3/15/18)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

“Pete” Sanford Ward Pridy, P.h.D., 86, passed away peacefully March 10, 2018. Beloved husband of Virginia Pridy (nee Jackson); dear father of Jennifer (Joe) ...



Kennett golf team takes fourth at SEMO Conference tournament  Daily Dunklin Democrat

SIKESTON, Mo. - The Kennett Indians golf team finished fourth at the SEMO Conference golf tournament Monday at Fox Haven Country Club in Sikeston.



Obituary: Corbett L. Reagan II (10/20/18)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Corbett Lee “Corky” Reagan II, 73, of Ft. Worth, Texas, passed away October 11, 2018. He was born October 26, 1944, in Kennett, the first child of Corbett Lee ...



Local News: KHS students selected for Girls State (8/24/17)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Photo provided In June of 2017, the following Kennett High School girls were selected by the faculty to attend Missouri Girls State at the University of Central ...



Kennett honors girls basketball players at athletic banquet  Daily Dunklin Democrat

KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett high school girls basketball program capped off another winning season with its annual athletic banquet Tuesday at Kennett High ...



Sheryl Crow: The Girl Least Likely to Be a Rock Star  CMT.com

From Damn Yankees Ensemble to Hometown Hero.



Local News: Faculty Wellness Challenge held at Kennett schools (5/27/15)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Kennett District 39 recently finished a six-week Faculty Wellness Challenge. According to District Wellness Coordinator Leah Jo Wallace, this was the second ...



Heartland's Best Students for 2017  KFVS

Cade was named Elks Student of the Year. Cade was named for two years to cross country all-district team and a state qualifier. Cade also placed 2nd in ...



Local News: Miss America Pageant: Memories from Kennett (9/20/14)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Earlier this week, a new Miss America was crowned. Maybe not many of you were watching, but I guarantee you, if you were living in Kennett exactly 30 years ...



Wilkerson inducted into Missouri Track and Cross Country Coaches Association Hall of Fame  Daily Dunklin Democrat

A legendary Missouri track and cross country coach who holds unparalleled records in both the Kennett School District and Delta C-7 School District was ...



Kennett boys basketball team edges Jackson 64-59 on Senior Night  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Photo by Dustin Ward, staff. The Kennett bench and head coach Lennies McFerren celebrate beating Jackson 64-59 on Senior Night at Kennett High School ...



Kennett girls basketball team suffers third straight loss, falls to Notre Dame 50-26  Daily Dunklin Democrat

KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett Indians varsity girls basketball team remained within single digits of the Notre Dame Bulldogs until late in the third quarter but was ...



Local News: Neighbors DENNIS NAIL (7/7/13)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Dennis Nail, a well-respected member of the Kennett community and former band director at Kennett High School, was born and raised in a small community ...



Kennett boys basketball team falls to red-hot Cape Central 67-60  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Photo by Dustin Ward, staff. Kennett's Ty'Reik Thomas handles the ball against Cape Central Friday night at Kennett High School. Order this photo. KENNETT ...



Entertainment: Sheryl Crow to headline Kennett Crossroads shows (12/26/14)  Southeast Missourian

KENNETT, Mo. -- While Sheryl Crow is thrilled about the upcoming Kennett Crossroads concerts in her hometown of Kennett, there is something she has ...



Trent Tomlinson to Entertain County Fair Crowd Friday Night  The Missourian

Classic country singer/songwriter Trent Tomlinson is scheduled to perform at the Franklin County Fair Friday, July 14, at 9 p.m. on the Pepsi and United Bank of ...



Kennett's Andy Lack prepared to play baseball at Southeast Missouri State  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Southeast Missouri State University Redhawks baseball roster will feature an additional local talent next season. Andy Lack, a 5'10 senior who currently ...



Local News: TRRMC adds to clinic staff (11/11/17)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Jeremy Hughes, FNP joins the TRRMC clinic staff. Hughes is a board certified family nurse practitioner who specializes in treating acute and chronic illnesses.



Cape Central football announces Pixley to fill head coaching void left by Norman  Southeast Missourian

The Cape Girardeau Public Schools Board of Education moved to fill a vacant head coach position in a special meeting on Monday, hiring Kennett assistant ...



Local News: KHS Boys State 2016 (3/25/16)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Photo provided. The following Kennett High School junior boys were recently selected by the faculty to attend Missouri Boys State this summer in Warrensburg, ...



Four local Girl Scouts recognized for earning Gold Award  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Four Kennett Girl Scouts earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting: Lydia Jain, Abigail McMullan, Allison Mowrer, and Kathryn ...



Local News: KMS holds its Eighth Grade Graduation (5/18/16)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

"My how time flies when you are having fun," Kennett Superintendent Chris Wilson told the eighth grade graduating class. KMS hosted its annual eighth grade ...



Kennett takes third in 'Best Overall' at bridge competition  Daily Dunklin Democrat

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. ---- Four Kennett High School Students were recently recognized at the Ninth Annual Bridge Building Competition by the Missouri ...



Kennett School District honors Don Tomlinson in heartfelt ceremony  Daily Dunklin Democrat

It's clear that Don Tomlinson left an indelible mark on the Kennett School District. The community paused to honor the former athlete, teacher, and administrator ...



Local News: 102 celebrated as KHS Class of 2012 (5/25/12)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

One hundred and two graduates crossed the threshold into adulthood Thursday evening as Kennett High School held its 2012 commencement ceremony.



Engagement: Reynolds - Blattel (3/3/13)  Southeast Missourian

Jim and Shelia Reynolds of Kennett, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jamie Michelle Reynolds, to Jonathan Scott Blattel, both of Jackson.



Local News: Adelphian Civic Club holding annual Christmas Bazaar (11/29/16)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Adelphian Civic Club's 47th Annual Christmas Bazaar at the Kennett American Legion Building is coming up Saturday from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.. A total of ...



National Guard 1137th MP Unit readies for deployment  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The National Guard 1137th Military Police Unit will hold a deployment ceremony on Sunday at 3 p.m., at the Kennett High School Gymnasium. Many local ...



Local News: Big E's, a dream come true (7/22/14)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

For years, "Big E" was what Eric Story's friends called him and, although the big "Eat" sign behind the register may look like the reason for the name of his new ...



Local News: Delta Fair Parade tops 140 entries (9/26/12)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

A total of 140 entries participated in the 2012 Delta Fair Parade and according to Meg Benson, Delta Fair parade marshall, chair of the Delta Fair Parade ...



Whiteside invades Kennett high school football camp with an 'Undefeated' message  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Kennett, Mo. - In 1982 Boris Whiteside was a star running back for the Kennett Indians, and winner of the Carr Trophy. While Boris may not reside in Kennett any ...



High School Sports: Kelly makes football team from scratch (9/25/12)  Southeast Missourian

Kelly head coach Kenneth Riedinger declares a touchdown against St. Vincent in the third quarter Monday, Sept. 24, 2012 in Benton, Mo. (Laura Simon).



Pennsylvania girl wrestling champ eyes national, world meets  Washington Times

Wrestling may be a male-dominated sport, but don't tell that to Mary Nichols.



College student dies from injuries sustained in Sunday evening crash  Daily Dunklin Democrat

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A 2008 graduate of Kennett High School who was seriously injured in a crash near Cabool, Mo., on Sunday, May 3, passed away on ...



Mizzou Links: Don Tomlinson, a key figure from Norm Stewart's early tenure, passes away  Rock M Nation

Our #Mizzou family was saddened today to hear of the passing of former Tiger, Don Tomlinson - 1968-70 team captain & All-Big Eight forward. — Mizzou ...



Local News: SEMO Kennett campus to celebrate 10 Years (11/2/10)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Nov. 1, 2010 -- Southeast Missouri State University -- Kennett will celebrate a decade of *service*, continued growth and success in the ...



Local News: Mr. C's, feeding five generations (12/16/14)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

How times have changed since those days of Carlton's 'Bag a Burgers' that could be purchase at 12 for a dollar. Those same special burgers can still be ...



Local News: Stone Duck Calls, woodworking topic at Rotary (5/31/16)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Duck calls and woodworking were the topic of conversation at the weekly Kennett Rotary meeting on Thursday at the D&R McCormick's Restaurant, when ...



Local News: Neighbors: Jon David French: Looking for prospects (4/13/14)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

He may be talking, but his eyes do not leave a 12 year old boy throwing in the batting cage. Jon David French closely watches the youngster's pitching motion.



7 inducted into Annual Dunklin County Hall of Honor  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Seven influential individuals were honored on Sunday during a special ceremony at the Dunklin County Library's main branch in Kennett with an induction into ...



Wedding: Beard - Foster (10/16/11)  Southeast Missourian

Laura Elizabeth Beard and Benjamin Ray Foster were married July 9, 2011, at First Baptist Church. The Rev. Brent Self of Arcadia Valley, Mo., performed the ...



Local News: Astrachan reminisces on Downtown's 'Days Gone By'... (1/9/11)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Lecia Forester. Daily Dunklin Democrat. Business leader, store owner, music promoter, actor. What has Kennett's Jack Astrachan not done in his lifetime?



Local News: School district to receive $500,000 in stimulus funds (4/22/09)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Kennett Board of Education voted to approve three new teaching positions during its meeting on Tuesday, April 21. The positions will be paid for by the ...



Local News: “Whistle Down the Wind” opens Thursday night (3/15/17)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Photo by Steve Patton, staff The cast of "Whistle Down the Wind," rehearsing Tuesday night at the KHS Auditorium. The spring musical at KHS opens Thursday ...



Local News: KHS students to attend Boys State, Girls State (4/26/12)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Ten young men and three young women from Kennett High School have been selected to attend the annual Boys State and Girls State leadership events at the ...



Local News: 'The Wizard of Oz' recital (5/27/09)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

The Kennett School of Performing Arts is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the 1939 movie classic, "The Wizard of Oz," with its annual dance recital this ...



To celebrate the 45th anniversary of Title IX, here are 15 powerful women who played sports in school  HelloGiggles

Not everyone is cut out for high school or college athletics. I was one of those people who marched four years of high school band to escape two years of regular ...



High School Sports: Swimming a tradition for Powell family (2/20/15)  Southeast Missourian

Editor's note: This story has been corrected to reflect that Josey Powell is a junior. It shouldn't come as a surprise that Josey Powell has spent a good majority of ...



Local author releases second serial book; book signing Feb. 2  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Conn Hamlett, known to many area residents as "Billy" Conn, will hold a book signing at the Dunklin County Library for his new book, "John Lee Johnson On The ...



Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier will conduct Army Field Band performance  Daily Dunklin Democrat

On Thursday, Nov. 5, The U.S. Army Field Band, "The Musical Ambassadors of the Army," will be performing for the public at the Kennett High School (KHS) ...



Heartland's Best Students for 2016  KFVS

High School Valedictorian Activities & Honors Advance High School Creighton Miles Creighton served as FBLA and Beta Club treasurer. He was FFA secretary.



BCB Top 20 Cubs Prospects: Part 1  Bleed Cubbie Blue

Today we start the series with the 16th through 20th ranked prospects in the Cubs system.



Business: Names in the news (5/16/11)  Southeast Missourian

BISHOP HONORED FOR *SERVICE*. SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lee Bishop, *service* technician with Presley Sales & *Service*, was honored for 15 years of *service*.



Local News: New state troopers assigned to Troop E (7/22/08)  Daily Dunklin Democrat

Four newly graduated state troopers have been assigned to Troop E. according to Captain George E. Ridens, commanding officer. These officers began training ...



Engaged on Mount Washington: Taking love to new heights  Conway Daily Sun

By Terry Leavitt. CONWAY — Last Friday was a memorable day for John O'Kelly and Tasha Dunsey of Philadelphia. The young couple's trip to the summit of ...



Doc's Dugout: Fall season is a wrap | Sports Columns  Conway Daily Sun

The final week of the Home Run Baseball Program recently proved to be the most exciting of the season with both games being well-played, close contests.



Mother of missing teenager Abigail Hernandez speaks out  Daily Mail

Zenya Hernandez spoke about her missing 15-year-old Abigail (pictured) after she vanished on October 9, two months ago today, from her home in New ...



Peak Resorts announces management changes at Attitash, Wildcat  Conway Daily Sun

Josh Boyd has been promoted to president of Boston Mills, Brandywine and Alpine Valley Ski Area, all in Ohio. Boyd will be leaving the Mount Washington ...



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