News


PREPARING FOR DEPARTURE — Wright City R-II staff load buses with totes full of meals to be distributed across the district last Thursday. The school is working to deliver two meals a day to any child living in the district, ages 0 to 18. Derrick Forsythe photo.
04/03/2020 - 7:00am
With each passing day, the number of meals being distributed by county schools increases. It’s now been two weeks since officials made the decision to cancel classes for the rest of the year. Meanwhile, they vowed to make certain students still get...

Sports


SENIOR LEADERSHIP - Warrenton post player Miranda Nelson was among three seniors on this year’s team, which snapped a district title drought, advancing to the playoffs for the first time since 2017. The Warriors finished 16-11. Derrick Forsythe photo.
03/18/2020 - 10:11am
The Warrenton girls basketball season did not get off to a very hot start. At one point, the Lady Warriors were 2-5, battling through injuries and sickness nearly every day. “I think perseverance best describes our season,” Head Coach Greg Williams...

Obituaries

04/02/2020 - 7:02am
Private services will be held for Jamie Donell Mendez, 41, Wright City. Mr. Mendez passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020. He is survived by his mother, Wanda Adams; wife, Crystal Ball-Mendez; children, Chardonnay Hunter and David Mendez; many other...