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Chrisman Junior High Boys’ basketball team quarantined, except for those vaccinated

The Chrisman School Board meeting held on December 13th began with correspondence from board member Jim Spesard, who spoke for all on behalf on the Junior High Basketball quarantine. Cheerleading coaches were not present. The Junior High boys were quarantined unless they are vaccinated, putting the season in jeopardy. John Rogers moved to approve previous…

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Edgar County CUSD#6 Return to School Safety Plan

Approved by the Board of Education: August 12, 2021 Summary CUSD #6 has prepared its plans and protocols based on guidance from the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE), the Illinois Department of Health (IDPH) and the Edgar County Public Health Department (ECPHD). U.S. Congress made emergency funds available to local school districts to prevent,…

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Chrisman Cafe strong after four years

Last May, the Chrisman Cafe celebrated four years in business. David and Donna Mattingly bought the building that previously was an insurance office. David tore out the inside of the building and reconstruction began. “We have several people come in on Wednesday just for the livers. Fish is a big thing on Friday Night. Our…

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Chrisman schools to ‘mask up’ or lose funding

The Chrisman School Board met on July 14th to prepare for the upcoming school year. Office staff returns to work on July 26th with registration on July 27th and 29th from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. New teacher orientation will take place in early August. The elementary school is currently searching for a 1 on…

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