CHS College Fair

The annual Career and College Fair is Thursday at the Chillicothe High School.  Cindy Baker from the High School says it is an opportunity for Juniors, Seniors, and their parents to visit with representatives from schools and the military. Baker encourages those attending to register or an app that will help with gathering information about the schools. While this is […]

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Kirsten Dunn Signs LOI To Play Softball At Central Methodist University

The Chillicothe Lady Hornets Softball team had a player sign their letter of intent to play college softball on Wednesday. Kirsten Dunn, a senior infielder for the Lady Hornets, signed to Central Methodist University to officially become an Eagle. Dunn has been having a fantastic senior campaign, batting an extremely impressive .468 on the year. She leads the team with […]

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2022 CHS Seniors – Decision Day

The Chillicothe High School Class of 2022 celebrated Decision Day on Tuesday.  Decision Day celebrates seniors’ postsecondary plans to enroll in college, enter the military or go straight into the workforce.  It also helps kick-start a plan for seniors who have not yet decided. Cindy Baker from the High School says the program encourages seniors to finalize and follow through […]

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FAFSA Priority Deadline A Week Away

A priority deadline for financial aid applications is just a week away.  High School students and those returning to school and looking for financial assistance will need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA. Students are reminded to double-check the application before submitting it.  Several common errors can prevent the application from being processed correctly, leaving […]

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Some FAFSA Deadlines Are Near

High School students and those returning to school and looking for financial assistance will need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA.  To promote completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) the Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development (MDHEWD) is launching the Finish Your FAFSA campaign and hosting last-minute FAFSA Frenzy […]

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Dual Credit Scholarships Available

Missouri students enrolled in Dual Credit courses may qualify for new scholarships offered by the Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development (MDHEWD).  The new program is for high school juniors and seniors that meet the program eligibility. Awards will be prioritized based on financial need, determined by adjusted gross income from the most recent tax year. To be […]

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College Financial Aid – FAFSA

College-bound students needing financial aid are encouraged to complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid or “FAFSA.”  FAFSA Frenzy events are planned beginning this month and continue through January of 2021. Students should submit a FAFSA every year they plan to attend college. It is the primary form used to determine eligibility for most types of federal and state […]

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In-Person Classes Suspended

Some colleges in Missouri will suspend in-person classes due to concerns over COVID-19 or the Corona Virus.  This is affecting students attending local schools as well as bigger universities.  The schools are taking what has been called preventive and proactive measures to minimize the risk of exposure and the spread of COVID-19 through the reduction in mass assembly on campus. […]

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Two Hornets Sign Baseball College Letters

Two Chillicothe Seniors have recently signed letters of intent to play college baseball after graduation. Hornets pitcher Jaden Winder will attend University of Central Missouri next season. Winder says he liked what he saw and heard about the Mules organization. The Mules have won 2 NCAA Division 2 baseball titles in numerous tournament appearances and have sent several players into […]

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