News HeadlinesMeridian High Macon, IL News

Meridian High School News Submitted by Alumni

Meridian High School News From Around The Web

Ransom-St. Michael, Marquette boys set for IESA quarterfinals

MACON — A pair of Times-area eighth-grade boys basketball teams will be opening Illinois Elementary School Association (IESA) Class 8-1A State Tournament ...

Rising Stars: East St. Louis-Lincoln Tigerettes basketball team plays in state championship game

EAST ST. LOUIS The East St. Louis-Lincoln eighth-grade girls basketball team is trying to establish a big first - a School District 189 state championship.

St. Teresa soccer advances to regional championship | High School Soccer  Herald & Review

MACON -- Speed kills and there was nothing deadlier than St. Teresa's offense Tuesday in their Class 1A Macon Meridian Regional semifinal match with Mount ...

Meridian celebrates new gym, then gets more good news  Herald & Review

MACON — Meridian High School's brand-new gym was a sea of Hawk green Friday for its dedication.

Peoria Hollis, Dunlap Valley eighth-graders to play for IESA state titles  Peoria Journal Star

Peoria Hollis and Dunlap Valley each are one victory from history.Those two schools' eighth-grade boys basketball teams will play for Illinois Elementary School ...

TUPPER: Blue Mound coaching legend Dick McDonald to be recognized this weekend  Herald & Review

In portions of the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s and 1990s, Dick McDonald coached baseball, track and field, cross country and boys basketball and it sounds almost ...

2 Meridian eighth-graders serve as legislative pages for a day. Here's what they learned.  Herald & Review

MACON — Kolby Pagel hadn't had much need for a coat and tie in eighth grade at Meridian Middle School until recently, when he and classmate Avril Morrell ...

Rules changes could be coming in high school basketball  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Basketball is back and will look much the same as did last year.

Thomas Falls In IESA Quarterfinals  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Thomas Middle School in Arlington Heights ended its eighth grade girls basketball season with an 18-1 record. Saturday (Dec. 8) in the Illinois Elementary.

Driscoll hired as Meridian coach | Meridian High School |  Herald & Review

Jay Driscoll had been waiting for the right opportunity to come along since resigning from his job as Mount Zion's boys basketball coach in 2012.

'We're not safe in our schools': Central Illinois students face range of discipline after walkouts  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Students at both Decatur public high schools were among those who participated in a national movement to walk out of class to protest gun ...

'Men Macon a Difference' are making a difference | Local |  Herald & Review

MACON — It started a couple of years ago when a group of guys got together in Macon for a few beers, and the conversation turned to what they could.

YOUTH GIRLS BASKETBALL: Home cookin' for Trimpe

The Trimpe Middle School eighth-grade girls basketball team poses with its regional championship trophy after beating Illini Middle School in the title game on ...

Now hiring in Decatur and Macon County. Recently posted employment opportunities for job seekers  Herald & Review

Looking for a new job? Browse through the newest job postings on and find your next career.

New attention comes to 1971 'Mod Squad' Macon High School team  Herald & Review

H&R Community News Editor. MACON - Graduation ceremonies at Macon High School on Friday, June 4, 1971, were delayed until 11 p.m. The wait was for the ...

Area schools with IHSA state trophies | HR Preps |  Herald & Review

Click on the icon to the left of "HR Preps: Area state trophies" to bring out a list of all the trophies or zoom in on each city in the.

Jumping back in: Teen overcomes injury to make national trampoline team  Herald & Review

MACON – When Alexandra Crackel tore the ACL in her left knee playing power puff football last school year, she and her family thought her goal of making the ...

Mount Zion pitcher's recovery revives talks about wearing protective masks  Herald & Review

MOUNT ZION — The injuries to Mount Zion softball pitcher Ally Bruner from a line drive that struck her head sparked conversation from softball teams area-wide ...

Documentary highlights Blue Mound gymnastic success, community loss  Herald & Review

BLUE MOUND — Paul Sheriff returned to his childhood home of Blue Mound to show his documentary, “My Sister Hali,” for the first time. The film follows the ...

Wrap it up: Macon County communities mark progress  Herald & Review

From Argenta to Warrensburg, Macon County communities have been making changes to enhance the lives of residents. Here is a rundown of what was done in ...

AGATE: Friday's Scoreboard | Sports  Effingham Daily News

Sports on TV. Friday's Games. BOXING. 8 p.m.. FS1 — Premier Champions, Jean Pascal vs. Ahmed Elbiali, light heavyweights, at Hialeah, Fla. COLLEGE ...

The Okaw's golden era  Herald & Review

The Okaw Valley Conference has been around almost as long as football has been played in Illinois, with the original charter dating back to 1925.

YOUTH BASKETBALL: Trimpe eighth-grade girls advance to title game  AdVantage News

The Trimpe eighth-grade girls' basketball team poses with its Class 8-4A Trimpe Sectional title last week. The squad will play for some more hardware on ...

Workshop encourages more hands-on learning | Education |  Herald & Review

DECATUR – Kelley Harms wants her students to be more invested in their own learning in her Meridian High School classroom.

Decatur-area girls invited to be inspired at Girls World Expo  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Abbey Rutledge said she doesn't think there are enough opportunities around the Decatur area to inspire girls and young women to be their best.

Eisenhower 8th-grade girls basketball team headed to state  Rockford Register Star

Arlando Glover finally got his complete girls basketball team this year.And the result is a trip to the Illinois Elementary School Association (IESA) state tournament ...

McReynolds, Brenna C. | Obituaries |  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Brenna C. McReynolds of Berkeley, IL formerly of Decatur, IL passed away October 17, 2013. A *service* to celebrate Brenna's life will be held at ...

'Freedom Writer' brings inspiration to Meridian | Local |  Herald & Review

MACON — Sharaud Moore started his talk at Meridian High School with some poetry.

St. Teresa honors coaches with field dedication, Mass set Sunday  Herald & Review

Hey, Super Sunday is coming up. St. Teresa High School is honoring three super football coaches.

French Fried 5K about the fun, not the run  Herald & Review

DECATUR – Dalton Collins and his fellow Meridian High School alumni, Tanner Bourisaw and Drake Baker, joined Saturday's French Fried 5K to show off the ...

Meridian's Brookens seals comeback | Meridian High School  Herald & Review

MACON -- Gracie Brookens didn't have to wait too long to have her redemption.

Shortstops shine in rained out game | Meridian High School |  Herald & Review

MACON – It never takes Amy Aukamp long to get her jersey dirty if she gets a chance.

Hawks End Purple Panthers' Season In Regional Opener

After a successful regular season the Litchfield Purple Panthers looked to make a run in the postseason but with four unanswered goals, the Meridian Hawks ...

Tyson-Ragan, Jessica Nicole  Herald & Review

TAYLORVILLE -- Jessica Nicole (Schaal) Tyson-Ragan, 25, of Taylorville, IL passed away on Friday, October 21, 2016 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.

Charleston, Arcola set for eighth grade state tournament  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

MACON (JG-TC) -- The 19-0 Charleston Little Trojans eighth grade girls' basketball team is to play in the IESA Class 4A state tournament Saturday at 1 p.m. ...

Science teacher's collection still educating kids | Local |  Herald & Review

DECATUR — If you think golden eagles are kind of intimidating up close, you never met a dobsonfly.

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 400m Hurdles  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 400 meter hurdles.

News headlines by Google News for Meridian High School Macon IL

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Meridian High . This site has been created to offer a place for MHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Meridian High Macon, IL alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.