Additional Charges Filed Against Zachary Douglas

A Braymer School District Science Teacher already charged with alleged first-degree sexual misconduct, sexual misconduct involving a child under 15, and four counts of furnishing pornographic material or attempting to furnish pornographic material to a minor now faces additional charges.   Twenty-nine-year-old Zachary Wayman Douglas of Utica made his appearance for a bond hearing Thursday morning and the judge found “No […]

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Braymer Teacher In Custody For Alleged Sexual Misconduct

A Braymer School District Science Teacher is in custody and charges of alleged first-degree sexual misconduct, sexual misconduct involving a child under 15, and four counts of furnishing pornographic material or attempting to furnish pornographic material to a minor have been filed.  Twenty-nine-year-old Zachary Wayman Douglas of Utica was arrested Friday after Calwell County Deputies investigated the complaint received Thursday. […]

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Local Teacher Selected As One Of 100 ‘Norwegian’s Giving Joy’ Winner

A 4th Grade Special Education Teacher at Dewey School was nominated for and was selected as one of the Norwegian Cruise Lines 100 winners in their “Norwegian’s Giving Joy” event.  The program was open to US and Canadian teachers who were nominated by their peers.  Natalie Holcer was selected for the cruise and talked about finding out about the nomination. […]

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Dinner Honors Teacher of the Year and Beacon Award Winners

Chillicothe R-II School District’s Teacher of the Year and Beacon Award winners and candidates were honored at a dinner for the Chillicothe Education Foundation.  Superintendent Dan Wiebers says this is a great opportunity to recognize those individuals The Dinner is also a fundraiser for the Foundation and Chair Ed Douglas says it is an important event. He says in addition […]

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Former Cameron Teacher Indicted On Child Porn Charge

A former Cameron teacher was indicted by a federal grand jury for alleged using three minor victims to produce child pornography.  Thirty-nine year old William Derek Williams was charged in a four-count indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Kansas City. Williams formerly was a high school language arts teacher and more recently a part-time high school multimedia teacher […]

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Dewey School Teacher Honored

A Teacher at Chillicothe’s Dewey Elementary School has been named as one of the ten winning teachers in the 2018 “Dream Big, Do Good” contest, sponsored by a southwest Missouri amusement tourist attraction. Sophie Chambers won $1,000 for classroom and learning enhancements. Chambers was one of ten Teachers from Missouri and Arkansas that received the honor, and the only one […]

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