Chillicothe R-II Teacher of the Year and Beacon Award Winners

The 2018 Chillicothe R-II School District’s Teacher of the Year and Beacon Award winners were announced Friday afternoon before their peers. The Beacon Award is presented to a member of the support staff at the Chillicothe Schools.  Each building nominates one person and a winner is selected from the nominations.  This year’s Beacon Award Winner is Middle School Secretary Jeanette […]

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Hornets Football Players Earn District and MEC Honors

Several Chillicothe Hornets football players were named to the All District and All Midland Empire Conference teams. Isaac Washburn – All District Offensive Lineman 1st team All MEC Offensive Lineman and 2nd team all MEC Defensive Lineman. Dawson Wheeler – All District Linebacker, 1st team All MEC Linebacker. Lavery Jones – All District Defensive Back, 2nd Team All MEC Defensive […]

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Hornet Cross Country Team Honored at Banquet

Chillicothe High School’s Hornets and Lady Hornets Cross Country teams were honored at their annual banquet Thursday Night. It was bittersweet for Head Coach Tim Riekena, who is retiring after serving 12 years as the head coach. Riekena reflects on his final season as Coach. Awards handed out included All Conference Honors to Hayden Simmer and Kadence Shipers.  Most Improved […]

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Six Hornets Soccer Players Tabbed All MEC

Six Chillicothe Hornets Soccer players have been named All Conference. Brennan Munson is named a first team Midfielder and Jacob Chapman a first team Defender. Mason Baxter is a second team Forward. Chace Corbin is an honorable mention Forward, Ethan Corbin and Brendon Nelson are both honorable mention Defenders. Chillicothe finished with a 3-3 MEC record this year. Maryville and St Pius X both finished […]

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CHS Volleyball Team Shut Out of 1st Team Honors

The Chillicothe Lady Hornets were the only Midland Empire Conference Volleyball team that was shut out in the First Team Conference recognition. Chillicothe tied Savannah for seventh place in the standings with a 1-6 MEC record. The Lady Hornets Volleyball team did have three players receive Honorable Mention All Conference. Those three players were Elli Ross, Kennedie Kieffer and Maya […]

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