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Troy, Mo. - Quincy University hosted its 159th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at QU Football Stadium at 2:00 p.m. The May 2022 graduating class is comprised of 156 undergraduates and 32 graduate degree recipients.      

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In grades K-8 at Elsberry Schools we are in our third year after transitioning to Standards Based Grading.  Standards Based Grading measures students’ mastery of skills.  Mastery is reported on individual skills/standards to give a more specific picture of each student’s progress.  Our curre…

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Troy, Mo. - Looking toward the future has been the main focus of the Lincoln County R-III School District in its last few board meetings.

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Silex, Mo. - Jostens, the leading producer of yearbooks and student-created content, today announced that Silex R-1 School yearbook program has achieved the Jostens 2022 National Yearbook Program of Excellence award at the GOLD Level. The National Yearbook Program of Excellence recognizes en…

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Troy, Mo. - Kohl Wholesale in Quincy, Illinois, recently awarded two scholarships to students in Troy. Brother and sister duo Clayton and Carly Meyer each received $500 dollars through the “Kohl Kares” scholarship program. 

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Troy, Mo. - The Lincoln County RIII (LCR3) School District hosted a Welcome Back event for faculty and staff on Tuesday, Aug. 16 as everyone keeps gearing up for the new school year. 

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Elsberry, Mo. - Palmer Memorial Library, located in Elsberry, recently concluded its “Palmer Library Summer Reading” program. Beginning in June and lasting until August 6, the Library opened every Saturday morning at 10 a.m. for free for local youth to visit, read and engage at the library. …

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Troy, Mo. - Students start school on Monday, Aug. 22 and for the first time in two years, COVID protocols are not prominent. School districts continue to encourage handwashing and personal hygiene. Lincoln County RIII (LCR3) will continue more rigorous cleaning protocols. Students and teache…

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Troy, Mo. - Parents have a new app for communication with teachers, credit cards will be accepted for assorted school purchases, and electric buses may be in the future for the transportation department- Lincoln County R3 [LCR3] keeps modernizing as they gear up for the school year.

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Troy, Mo. - Seniors Nathan Ryan and Grace Easterday of Troy Buchanan High School have been selected for the 2022 Missouri Scholars 100, a statewide program that honors 100 of Missouri’s top academic students in the graduating class of 2022. 

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Winfield, Mo. - Of Missouri’s 961 high schools containing a total senior student population upwards of 40,000 young adults, Winfield’s own Grace Nicholl has been selected as an honorable mention for the 2022 Missouri Scholars 100 program. 

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Silex, Mo. - The Silex R-1 School District is excited to announce the hiring of Amy Grote as their rootEd Advisor for the upcoming 2022-2023 school year. 

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Troy, Mo. - The University of Mississippi announced students named to Fall 2021 Honor Roll lists. The following students were named to the Chancellor’s Honor Roll, which is reserved for students who earn a semester GPA of 3.75-4.00:

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Missouri University of Science and Technology announces the names of students who made the honor list for the Fall 2021 semester.

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Following two years away due to the COVID-19 pandemic, delegates for the 54th annual Missouri Youth Tour program will be returning to Washington, D.C. this year.

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Over 700 students received degrees from Missouri University of Science and Technology during commencement ceremonies held at Missouri S&T on Friday, Dec. 17, and Saturday, Dec. 18.  

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Quincy University released its Dean’s List for the fall 2021 semester. Honorees must earn a semester grade point average of at least 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) to be included in the biannual Dean’s List. In total, 361 students received the honor during the fall 2021 semester. A complete list of ho…

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Troy, Mo. - The Lincoln County R-III School District saw the largest growth by percentage in the state of Mo. from the 2020-2021 school year to the 2021-2022 school year. With over 400 new students pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade, the District has felt the impact of increased enrollme…

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Silex, Mo. - Rod Hamlett, Silex Superintendent, announced that snow days will still be something for students and faculty alike to look forward to, a decision schools across the country are facing following the implementation of virtual classes necessitated by the pandemic.

Lincoln County, Mo. - The office of Central Methodist University provost Rita Gulstad announced recently the students included on the Fall 2021 Dean’s List.

More than 9,700 Iowa State University students have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the fall semester 2021 Dean’s List. Students named to the Dean’s List must have earned a grade point average of at least 3.50 on a 4.00 scale while carrying a minimum of…

Troy, Mo. - More than 1,800 graduates received degrees from Iowa State University in December. Graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremonies were held Dec. 17-18 at Hilton Coliseum. 

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Troy, Mo. - It is with great pleasure that Southern New Hampshire University congratulates the following students on being named to the Fall 2021 President’s List.