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CHS Rummage Sale | After Prom Benefit  The Republic-Times

March 9th (Saturday) 8-Noon at Columbia High School Cafeteria Bag-a-Bargain starting 11:30 ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE AFTER PROM EVENT Accepting ...



Football is family for Columbia coach, twin sons  Belleville News-Democrat

Twin brothers are coached by their father on the Columbia High School Eagles football team in Columbia, Illinois, in Southern Illinois. They are hoping to win an ...



Speedy Columbia looks to contend in Cahokia Conference after disappointing 2017  Belleville News-Democrat

sports news: The Columbia, Illinois High School Eagles football team is an IHSA member ,competes in the Cahokia Conference and opens its season Friday ...



Multi-talented Horner is Columbia’s jack-of-all trades on the football field  Belleville News-Democrat

Columbia, Illinois high school Eagles defensive back Sam Horner has been named as the Belleville, Illinois News-Democrat small school football co-defensive ...



Columbia High School student who allegedly made 'hit list' of classmates is expelled  Belleville News-Democrat

A Columbia High School student who allegedly made a "hit list" of students and sketched out a plan to take action has been expelled from the school. The school ...



Pep Zone: Columbia High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

COLUMBIA, Ill. _It's Friday and that means it's time for the Pep Zone! FOX 2's Chris Regnier joins us live from Columbia High School with more!...



Contentious times for Columbia School Board  The Republic-Times

A board member and the district superintendent provided some pre-July 4 fireworks during the most recent meeting of the Columbia Community Unit School ...



Columbia High School Boys Bowling | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School boys bowling squad coached by Keith Jeffery. The Eagles varsity bowlers are 13-0 on the ...



Waterloo-Columbia Alumni Football Game | CHS  The Republic-Times

Coordinated by Alumni Football USA, the Waterloo High School vs. Columbia High School Alumni Football Game takes place at 7 p.m. Aug. 25 on the turf field at ...



Columbia High School soccer | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

By Republic-Times on August 31, 2018 at 4:34 pm. Pin It. Pictured are senior members of the Columbia High School soccer squad. (Kermit Constantine photo).



Notebook: Columbia's Little stuns Mascoutah with 90-yard kickoff return; traditional powers play Thursday  STLtoday.com

COLUMBIA, ILL • Londyn Little made it rain Friday night in Mascoutah.



Columbia High School student suspended after threatening message found  KMOV.com

School leaders in Columbia, Illinois are reassuring students and parents that the high school is safe.



Columbia High School Football | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

By Republic-Times on September 14, 2018 at 10:15 am. Pin It. The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School football squad coached by ...



Boys basketball: Dalton vs. Columbia sectional final capsule  The Morning Journal

What: Division IV Norton District sectional final. When: March 1, 7 p.m.. Where: Columbia High School, 14168 W River Road, Columbia Station. Records: Dalton ...



Bulldogs, Eagles alumni to meet in game for the ages  The Republic-Times

Generations of former Waterloo Bulldogs and Columbia Eagles ranging in age from 21-50 will strap on helmets and take the field for a special night of football on ...



Columbia hoops rivalry renewed 'For Love of Community'  The Republic-Times

What was once a heated Columbia hoops rivalry will reignite once again for a very special cause later this month. The Columbia Middle School and Immaculate ...



Columbia High School Baseball | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

By Republic-Times on April 26, 2018 at 4:45 pm. Pin It. The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School baseball team coached by Neal ...



Columbia High School Cheer | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School cheerleading squad, which won its seventh Illinois Cheerleading Coaches Association title ...



Actions taken following threat by CHS student  The Republic-Times

Columbia police are investigating and Columbia school officials have notified parents following comments made by a Columbia High School student that are ...



Metro East student expelled for 'hit list' threat  KSDK.com

The school board in Columbia, Illinois, voted to expel a student for two years for threatening a shooting at Columbia High School.



CHS students get glimpse of Gedern  The Republic-Times

In 1956, President Dwight Eisenhower created the Sister Cities International program to foster citizen diplomacy. “I have long believed, as many before me, that ...



Football on the Defensive: Columbia schools fight declining national numbers  Columbia Missourian

National participation numbers in high school football are down, and they have been on the decline for years. That's true of Missouri, too. But the numbers of ...



Woman dies in crash on same stretch of road in Columbia that killed mother of six  Belleville News-Democrat

A woman died in a vehicle accident on Illinois Route 3 near the Columbia High School in Southern Illinois, which has sparked outrage from the community who ...



CHS parents want better communication following threat  The Republic-Times

A number of parents have criticized the Columbia School District's efforts to keep their children safe following its response to an alleged threat from a Columbia ...



Tragedy strikes again on Columbia's Route 3  The Republic-Times

For the second time this year, a crash on Route 3 in Columbia has claimed the life of a local woman following a two-vehicle crash that occurred about 8:36 p.m. ...



Columbia Community Unified School District 4 Board met November 14  Southwest Illinois News

Columbia Community Unified School District 4 Board met Nov. 14. Here is the minutes provided by the board: I. Call to Order/Roll Call. President Middelkamp ...



Columbia High School Girls Basketball | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

By Republic-Times on December 22, 2017 at 3:21 pm. Pin It. The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School girls basketball squad ...



A Baseball Life: Nelson Mathews  The Republic-Times

Now more than 50 years since he last played professional baseball, former major leaguer Nelson Mathews of Columbia looks back fondly on his career and the ...



Columbia parents concerned about dual credit  The Republic-Times

A few Columbia High School parents expressed disappointment with the suspension of a dual credit course during Thursday's school board meeting. The public ...



Columbia High School triplets find a voice and a goal  Belleville News-Democrat

Fifteen-year-old triplets share classes and activities at Columbia High School, and they will share a car; but in many ways they are done being seen as one ...



Columbia High School boys basketball | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

By Republic-Times on December 29, 2017 at 2:32 pm. Pin It. The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School boys basketball team coached ...



Monroe County startUP hosting hoops tourney  The Republic-Times

Monroe County startUP students are in full-court press mode, as they are organizing a 3v3 basketball tournament for later this month. “I'm really excited for the ...



Holmes surprised with scholarship at Arkansas  The Republic-Times

Columbia native Jonathan Holmes, a junior walk-on with the University of Arkansas basketball team, was surprised with a scholarship during a special ...



New café brewing educational experience  The Republic-Times

Traditionally, Columbia High School Transition Program students don their smiles and go to work serving administrators, students, staff and faculty at their Flight ...



CHS hoops coach resigns  The Republic-Times

Columbia High School boys basketball head coach Mark Sandstrom announced his resignation from the program due to family and personal reasons after 14 ...



Columbia High School Softball | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

By Corey Saathoff on May 5, 2017 at 1:50 pm. Pin It. Pictured is the 2017 Columbia High School softball team following their win of the Monroe County ...



Columbia School Board OKs attorney fees  The Republic-Times

The Columbia School District did not have a fee agreement with its current attorney prior to its May board meeting, Columbia School Board member Tammy ...



New book documents historic trail  The Republic-Times

Retired Columbia High School Principal Dennis Patton has released his new book titled “The Kaskaskia-Cahokia Trail.” The book, which is now available, is the ...



Police Blotter | 9/26/2018  The Republic-Times

(Editor's note: Information in this report is gathered directly from area police agencies, county courts and emergency radio dispatch. The public is reminded that ...



Friends partner in Columbia business venture  The Republic-Times

Three young men are breathing new life into the miniature golf course on the J.B. Golf Tee campus at 2400 Ramsey Road in Columbia. Brothers Chase and ...



Holmes to play football at Illinois  The Republic-Times

Columbia High School senior football and basketball standout Jordan Holmes announced Friday night via Twitter that he has committed to play football at the ...



Columbia Girls Bowling | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

By Republic-Times on February 15, 2019 at 12:46 pm. Pin It. The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School girls bowling team. The Eagles ...



Dad furious over how school handled 'hit list' threat  KSDK.com

Police in the Metro East are investigating a shooting threat made by a student at Columbia High School.



New CHS volleyball coach ready to lead  The Republic-Times

Columbia High School has named Dustin Cutts as the new head coach of its varsity volleyball program, replacing Kelly Landgraf, who resigned this past fall.



Three local golfers advance to state  The Republic-Times

Three local high school golfers advanced to this weekend's state golf tournaments by virtue of strong performances Monday in the sectional round. Waterloo ...



Columbia IL demands change in intersection after fatal crash  Belleville News-Democrat

Columbia IL demands change from IDOT & police in a dangerous intersection on Illinois 3 at Veterans Parkway after a fatal crash killed a mom of six in Southern ...



Columbia High School rallies for FOX2’s ‘Pep Zone’  fox2now.com

COLUMBIA, IL (KTVI) - Hundreds of high school students showed up for a pep rally at Columbia High School. FOX-2'S Anne-Elise Parks is there with the ...



Mother killed, 6 kids injured in Columbia crash  The Republic-Times

A local mother was killed and her six young children were injured after their Chevrolet Suburban was struck by a dump truck shortly before 12:30 p.m. Tuesday ...



Columbia celebrates anniversary of two state championships  Belleville News-Democrat

The Columbia High School Eagles boys baseball team celebrated both its 1987 and 2007 IHSA state baseball championships with a reunion of both title ...



Columbia High School bowlers place 15th at state  The Republic-Times

The Columbia High School boys bowling team placed 15th out of 24 teams with a six-game score of 5,951 at the IHSA state tournament held Friday at St. Clair ...



Eagles expecting to fight 'til the end  The Republic-Times

That's the motto of the Columbia High School softball program, which has enjoyed a string of successful seasons under head coach Rhonda Major. Last year's ...



Columbia High School Girls Soccer | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

Members of the 2017 Columbia High School girls soccer team are, from left, front row, Haley Glover, Samantha Bostic, Kennedy Jones, Rylee Iorio, Reagan ...



Mother, daughter win same cheerleading state title — 20 years apart  Belleville News-Democrat

When the Columbia High School cheerleading team won a state title earlier this month, the moment was especially significant for one cheerleader and her mom.



Columbia High School Girls Golf | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School girls golf team coached by Matt Duguay. The Eagles won their third straight Cahokia ...



Eagles, other boys bowlers advance to sectional  The Republic-Times

The Columbia High School boys bowling team placed third at the Cahokia Regional on Saturday to advance to the sectional round. The Eagles, who qualified ...



Jones, McLean in county clerk's race  The Republic-Times

Local voters will head to Monroe County polls from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday to cast their votes in contested races for Monroe County Clerk, U.S. Representative ...



Kuykendall motion for sentence reduction dismissed  The Republic-Times

Sora Kuykendall, formerly Jordan Kuykendall, was in a Monroe County courtroom Wednesday morning to appear in front of Judge Heinz Rudolf regarding a ...



Franke arrested just days after release  The Republic-Times

A 19-year-old Columbia man who was placed on probation last week and ordered to wear an electronic monitoring device that prevents him from contact with ...



McKendree Sweeps Division I Opponents Southern Illinois and Saint Louis  Swimming World Magazine

(O'FALLON, Ill., Oct. 20) – The McKendree University swimming and diving program hosted four teams in a meet on Saturday afternoon. The men's team swam ...



Student may face charges after making threats against Collinsville Middle School  Belleville News-Democrat

Collinsville Middle School administrators said a threat was made against the school late Tuesday night via social media. In a post on the Collinsville School ...



CHS, WHS girls bowling squads advance to sectional  The Republic-Times

The Waterloo and Columbia high school girls varsity bowling squads each placed high enough at their respective regionals on Saturday to advance to the ...



CHS students hailed as heroes  The Republic-Times

Three Columbia High School students were out on the golf course at Norwood Hills Country Club in St. Louis on an unseasonably warm January day when they ...



VIDEO: CHS Varsity Ultimate Frisbee Team Wins State Championship, Heads for Nationals  The Village Green

The CHS Varsity Ultimate Frisbee team (ranked #1 in the state and #10 nationally) beat Westfield (#2 in NJ and #11 nationally) in the NJ High School State ...



Eagles, 'Dogs to meet on volleyball court  The Republic-Times

The Columbia volleyball team is back to its winning ways, taking five matches last week to claim the Marissa Invitational Tournament title. This week, the team ...



Keep your eyes on these lucky 13 high school football stars  Belleville News-Democrat

sports news Following are 13 of the top high school football players who compete in iHSA conferences and as independents near Belleville, Illinois in southern ...



SOMSD 2020 Leaders: 'Intentional Integration' Involves More Than Simply Placing Children  The Village Green

Facing starkly disproportionate integration numbers across its elementary schools, the South Orange-Maplewood School District is working to integrate those ...



Students enjoy sights and sounds of Broadway  The Republic-Times

A total of 17 local students were given the opportunity of a lifetime when they traveled in March to New York City for a Broadway student summit. Initiated by the ...



HHS makes top 100 schools in Illinois second year in a row  Belleville News-Democrat

For the second year in a row, Highland High School has been ranked in the top 100 schools in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report. "Not bragging, but no other ...



Battle football ready to renew rivalry with Rock Bridge  Columbia Missourian

With a head-to-head record that sits at 2-2 between the Spartans and the Bruins, Battle looks to pull ahead of Rock Bridge in the all-time record when the teams ...



Kuykendall seeks reduction in murder sentence  The Republic-Times

A status hearing was held last Wednesday morning at the Monroe County Courthouse regarding Jordan Kuykendall, who is serving a 40-year sentence at ...



Plew crowned Queen; Halleran is Little Miss  The Republic-Times

As if a request were put in for the perfect weather to usher in the Monroe County Fair, Mother Nature delivered with cool temperatures and fair breezes for the ...



High school spring sports schedules and scores — Live!  Belleville News-Democrat

Find live local high school sports coverage for all southern Illinois games including up-to-the-minute scores, schedules and more. Stay connected with Belleville ...



One of the metro-east’s most successful volleyball coaches resigns  Belleville News-Democrat

Kelly Landgraf, who guided the Columbia Eagles volleyball program to a 163-23-1 record over the last five seasons and 225 wins overall, has resigned as ...



All-Metro girls cross country runner of the year: Schwartz singing a happy tune at Waterloo  STLtoday.com

WATERLOO • Jenna Schwartz still gets the jitters. The Waterloo High senior cross country standout can't seem to shake the butterflies that continually appear ...



A Columbia Democrat is fundraising for a 2018 run in Illinois' 12th Congressional District  The Southern

COLUMBIA — A Marine veteran and government contractor who, along with his wife built a chain of cafes in Armenia founded on the principle of sustainable ...



Man charged with felony stalking is returned to jail days after being released  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

COLUMBIA, IL. - A 19-year-old man charged with felony stalking is back behind bars just days after being released from jail. According to Chris Hitzmann, the ...



Sophia Bonaldi | Athlete of the Week  The Republic-Times

By Republic-Times on December 21, 2018 at 6:51 pm. Pin It. Sophia Bonaldi. The Republic-Times Athlete of the Week is Columbia High School girls basketball ...



Eagles set sights on exciting season  The Republic-Times

All the ingredients are in place for the Columbia High School boys basketball squad to have success this season. Now, all the Eagles need to do is play.



Citizens demand change along Route 3 in Illinois where a mom of 6 was killed  KSDK

A group called "Citizens Demanding Change on Illinois Route 3" have come forward to talk about the dangers of the roadway.



Kuykendall case back in Monroe County court  The Republic-Times

A status hearing was held Wednesday morning in the Monroe County Courthouse regarding Jordan Kuykendall, who is serving a 40-year sentence at Menard ...



Columbia vs. Oberlin girls basketball: Feb. 21 tournament game preview  The Morning Journal

What: D-III North Ridgeville District sectional semifinal. When: 7 p.m., Feb. 21. Where: Columbia High School, 14168 W. River Road, Columbia Station.



Dedication drives CHS grad to walk on at Arkansas  The Republic-Times

A former Columbia High School hoops standout is having the time of his life at the University of Arkansas as a freshman walk-on. Jonathan Holmes, who ...



Columbia man to seek Democratic nomination in 12th District  Belleville News-Democrat

David Bequette, 37, of Columbia announced he will run as a Democrat in Illinois' 12th District, a seat now held by U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro.



Mascoutah's Cozzi crowned MVC champion; Triad breaks six-year drought with MVC title  STLtoday.com

ELSAH • Mascoutah High senior Casmir Cozzi could have lost his voice after the race cheering for everyone. He could have run out of energy with the number of ...



Highland captures MVC team title; Schwartz cruises to third consecutive conference championship  STLtoday.com

ELSAH • Just by being near each other, Highland sophomores Julia Loeh and Jessica Borror had an unending reservoir of energy from which to draw.



Waterloo and Columbia Cheer | Teams of the Week  The Republic-Times

The Waterloo High School varsity and junior varsity, Waterloo Junior High School and Columbia High School varsity cheerleaders are this week's ...



It’s Lent, which means it’s fish fry time. Here’s where to find them in the metro-east.  Belleville News-Democrat

Events throughout the metro-east and Southern Illinois in this week's What's Happening calendar of events.



CHS Boys Bowling | Team of the Week  The Republic-Times

The Columbia High School boys bowling team is this week's Republic-Times Team of the Week. The Eagles finished with a team score of 6,449 to place second ...



American Legion Baseball kicks off its 53rd year in Highland  Belleville News-Democrat

Sports News: American Legion Post 439 in Highland, IL will field three baseball teams this summer — one senior and two junior teams — in Southern Illinois ...



Illinois Class 7A quarterfinal:Mount Carmel 29, East St. Louis 19  STLtoday.com

East St. Louis running back Treven Swingler (10) breaks a tackle against Mt.Carmel's Daniel Morales (21) in a 7A quarterfinal state playoff game at Gatley ...



Eagles eager for more after winning first state title  STLtoday.com

COLUMBIA, ILL. • The motto for Columbia's boys soccer team last year was “unfinished business.”



Langhans leaving Columbia with lasting memories  The Republic-Times

For 56 years, Ron Langhans has been serving the Columbia community. Whether as the owner of Ron's Pharmacy — now Khoury Pharmacy — or as a school ...



Monroe County education news: Columbia marching band takes top honors  SuburbanJournals

Teacher honored for excellence. Sandra K. Malsberger, a first-grade teacher at Millstadt Primary Center, in the Millstadt School District, was honored Nov.



Class of 2006 athletes reunite  AdVantage News

Ten years ago, Tasha Dailey was one of the top high school goalkeepers in the country. Dailey, whose maiden name is Dittamore, helped the Granite City girls' ...



Two local swimmers make state  The Republic-Times

Two local swimmers qualified for state by virtue of successful performances Saturday at the IHSA Springfield Sectional. Columbia High School sophomore ...



Rising trend of e-cig use causes concern  The Republic-Times

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced last Wednesday actions it described as “historic” related to the sale and marketing of electronic cigarettes to ...



Mudge-Galli | Engagement  The Republic-Times

Carly Mudge and Jarren Galli of Columbia announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kevin and Judy Mudge of ...



O'Donnell is new CHS baseball coach  The Republic-Times

Columbia High School has a new but familiar varsity baseball coach. Neal O'Donnell, who has been with the program for the past nine seasons, will enter his ...



Here's how schools keep students on track while they wait for delayed state test results  Belleville News-Democrat

As schools prepare to give their students a state-mandated science test for the third time, some local educators say there's still a lot they don't know about the ...



Class 4A Belleville West Regional, first round: O'Fallon 46, Belleville East 44  STLtoday.com

Khalifah Muhammad of Belleville East takes a shot as Caleb Burton and Shaun Riley of O'Fallon defend during the Class 4A Collinsville Regional on Monday, ...



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