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.


The Seymour R-II School District’s summer school, which lasts 3-1/2 weeks, began today (Wednesday) and continues through Friday, June 17.


Two years ago, the base salary for a certified teacher in the Seymour R-II School District was $28,700 annually.

The annual art contest for Seymour Middle School and Seymour High School students was held earlier this month.

Four members of the Seymour High School band, along with Caroline Collins, director of bands for the Seymour R-II School District, played with the Abou Ben Adhem Shrine Band last Thursday evening in Springfield as they played for military veterans traveling to and from Washington, D.C., on t…

When the hot, humid and 90-degree days arrive in the middle of June, Superintendent Steve Richards said the Seymour R-II School District will be in the midst of multiple building projects at various points throughout its campus.

More than a year ago, Terry Penner, the city of Seymour’s community-development director, went to longtime friend Kim Wilkins with an idea.

Several new teachers were added to the staff for the Seymour R-II School District at the regular meeting of the Seymour R-II Board of Education earlier this month on Thursday, April 14, but perhaps the biggest staff change occurred early Monday.

The Seymour Elementary School held its "Donuts With Grownups" event last Wednesday, April 13, with an excellent turnout of students and their adult guests in grades kindergarten through five.

Eighteen members of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter at Seymour High School attended the FBLA District Leadership Conference at Missouri State University in West Plains earlier this year.