Missourian In Education News Quiz Week #6
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Congratulations to Gracia Mehrhoff, a 6th-grade student in Miranda Straatmann’s class at Marthasville Elementary School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Gracia wins a $15 gift certificate to Imo’s Pizza in Washington and Union, our sponsor for this Missourian In Education News Quiz.
This year's Run to Read will be held Saturday, Oct. 8. Just a few days remain to receive a free 2016 Run to Read T-shirt. Registration for the event can be made right up to Oct. 8, but only those who pre-register by Sunday will receive T-shirts.
Congratulations to Brooklin R., a 5th-grade student in Abby Warden’s class at New Haven Elementary School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Brooklin wins a $10 gift card to Sugarfire Smoke House in Washington, our sponsor for this Missourian In Education News Quiz.
Reading and running enthusiasts, lace up your sneakers and prepare to join Newsbee on Saturday, Oct. 8 for the 11th annual Run to Read. The event will begin and end at the Washington Public Library.
Eight years ago, when Rich Wilson came in ninth out of 11 people to complete the 2008 Vendée Globe solo, nonstop, around-the-world sailing race, he became only the second American in history to finish it.
Anyone who attended The Missourian’s Run to Read event a few years ago to hear children’s author/illustrator Meghan McCarthy’s presentation may remember her talking a little about how crazy the 1904 Olympic Marathon held in St. Louis was. She was in the middle of doing research for a book ab…
Family Reading Night, an annual free community celebration of reading, will be held at Washington Middle School on Friday, Feb. 26. This is the 16th year for the reading event, sponsored by The Missourian, Washington School District and Washington Optimist Club.
Spelling bee champions from 39 area schools will compete in The Missourian’s regional spelling competition, The Bee, on Saturday, April 23 at East Central College. This is the sixth year for The Bee, sponsored by hth companies.
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