Local artist Sharon Young currently is restoring the large mural on the east side of the O'Reilly Auto Parts building at the southeast corner of the Seymour square.


Inclement weather has taken its toll on the calendar for the Seymour R-II School District.


Hailey Penner, a Seymour High School graduate who now resides in Stillwater, Okla., recently was named to the Spears School of Business dean’s list for academic achievement at Oklahoma State University for the 2020 fall semester.


Jeremiah Szanto and Hunter Wiley, both of Fordland, and Landon Bell and Nicholas Littell, both of Seymour, made the honor roll for the 2020 fall semester at Missouri University of Science & Technology (S&T), according to a news release from the university.

Jason Duey is completing his third year as Seymour High School’s principal for grades nine through 12.

Seniors Crystal Misemer, left, and Kyle Benson were crowned the queen and king, respectively, at homecoming ceremonies held last Friday night at the Seymour High School gymnasium.

Seymour High School's homecoming court last Friday night included, from left, front row — freshman attendant Katelynn Smith, sophomore attendant Lacy Ruiz, crown bearer Alayna Myers, 2021 queen Crystal Misemer, 2021 king Kyle Benson, crown bearer Konnar Miller, junior attendant Danielle Tayl…

Royalty will be crowned between the junior-varsity and varsity boys' basketball games on Friday, likely starting around 7:15 p.m. The Tigers' opponent is Summit Conference rival Norwood.

Although the election wasn't set to arrive until Tuesday, April 6, the Seymour R-II Board of Education already knows its new members.

Courtney Mings of Fordland, as well as Austin Gavin and Melonie McIntosh, both of Seymour, recently were named to Drury University’s evening and online school fall 2020 dean’s list, according to a news release from the campus in Springfield.