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.

Seymour students will eat free this school year.

Although protective masks won’t be required in classrooms during the upcoming 2021-22 school year, which begins next Tuesday at the Seymour R-II School District, masks will be required when students ride the local district’s school buses, Superintendent Steve Richards said.

Late last month, a glimpse into the city of Seymour’s history was discovered in the form of several scrapbooks found in the archives of the Seymour Community Library.

Although the original 2021-22 school calendar, set early this year, calls for it, there won't be an open house for students of the Seymour R-II School District this Thursday evening.