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 price tag for the second phase of the Seymour R-II School District’s two-phase building project — construction of a pre-school and kindergarten facility — is in, Superintendent Steve Richards said.

Five students from Fordland and three students from Seymour received degrees from Missouri State University (MSU) in Springfield on May 20 at the Great Southern Bank Arena, according to a news release from the university.

Elisa Valbuena, who will be a junior this fall at Seymour High School, is this year's Tiger Pride Drillmaster for the high-school marching band.

A new set of blueprints sits on the board table at the Seymour R-II School District’s administration office.

Despite temperatures of more than 100 degrees four of five days last week, construction crews labored in the hot sun each day as the concrete blocks of the new gymnasium for the Seymour R-II School District grew higher.

Members of the Seymour High School graduating class of 1982 held a 40-year reunion on Saturday, May 28, in conjunction with the Seymour High School Alumni Association's annual activities.

Members of the Seymour High School graduating class of 1972 held a 50-year reunion on Saturday, May 28, in conjunction with the Seymour High School Alumni Association's annual activities.

Student safety was a focal point of discussion as the Seymour R-II Board of Education held its final meeting of the 2021-22 fiscal year on Thursday, June 30, before ultimately approving a budget for the current 2022-23 fiscal year.