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 Posted on September 14, 2014 at 12:27 pm

Elsberry R-II School District teachers Rebecca Shroyer, Jason Vandivort, Kyle Hagan, Emily Calvin and Andrew Perry take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge during the Fall Pep Rally. EHS Cheerleaders perform at the Fall Pep Rally held on Friday.

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  • Like Father, Like Son

     Posted on September 5, 2014 at 11:56 am

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    Elsberry’s Gavin Hill and his father Kevin played in the Gateway Junior PGA Father/Son Shamble at Tapawingo Country Club in Sunset Hills on Aug. 24. A shamble is played by combining elements of a scramble and elements of regular stroke play. Both team members hit from the tee box and then move their balls to the spot of the best ball. From this point, the hole is played out at

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  • Hill competes in Junior Gateway PGA

     Posted on August 28, 2014 at 9:45 am

    Gavin Hill Gateway PGA

    Elsberry’s Gavin Hill participated in the Junior Gateway PGA Event on July 14 at Glen Echo County Club in St. Louis. This is Hill’s second year to participate in the Junior Gateway PGA. This year he moved up to the 16-19 year old division. Glen Echo Country Club is the oldest 18-hole golf course west of the Mississippi and was designed by 1896 US Open Champ Jim Foulis. Hill shot

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  • Show-Me Games

     Posted on August 22, 2014 at 9:26 am

    Maryville Alumni

    The women’s team representing Maryville University in St. Louis received third place medals in the competitive division of the Show-Me State Games in Columbia at the end of July. Pictured in back (l-r):  Hillary Held, Kate Childs, Kim Douglas, Abby Deuthman, Erica Lorton, Kristy Frey and Kassiana Richardson. Front row (l-r):  Amber Buerck, Tanner Bencomo and Mikal Bencomo.

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  • Post #226 victorious in both American Legion All-Star Games

     Posted on August 7, 2014 at 9:31 am

    American Legion Baseball

    On July 26 the Elsberry American Legion Post #226 sent 17 of its best players to New Haven to compete in the A and AA All-Star Games. Jeff Keiser’s A team sent John Hogan, Blake Kendall and Steve Boedeker. Spencer Keiser was also selected from that team but was unavailable due to the fact that he was playing in the Show Me State Games at the time. Jason Howard’s A

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  • Elsberry sends six of its best to Capital One Bowl

     Posted on August 6, 2014 at 11:36 am

    Pictured above are six of Elsberry’s cheerleaders who qualified to perform at the Capital One Bowl in Jan. 2015. In the back row from left to right are Brittany O’Brien, Megan Henry and Alayna Conrad. In the front row from left to right are Hannah Barber, Krista Giannakis and Jasmine McCullough.

    For the Elsberry R-II High School Cheerleading Squad the 2014-2015 season has started off with two very important firsts. To begin with, this summer was the only one in which the school’s cheerleaders were able to afford to attend a camp. That has never happened before in the entire history of the program. Even more impressive is the fact that several members of the squad performed so well at camp

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  • Cross Country practice dates

     Posted on August 3, 2014 at 11:03 am


    Cross Country practice for the Elsberry High School students will start Monday, Aug. 4 at 6 p.m. at Sun Valley Golf Course. Middle School practice will start on Thursday, Aug. 14 at 6 p.m. at Sun Valley Golf Course. Once school begins practice will be held after schools at Sun Valley. All students are required to bring a current physical to practice.

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