Chillicothe R-2 School District

Chillicothe High School Players to present “The Big Town Where We Live: A Salute to Chillicothe”

The Chillicothe High School Players present “The Big Town Where We Live: A Salute to Chillicothe” this weekend. The play will be performed at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center of Chillicothe Saturday night at 7 o’clock and Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock. Communication Arts teacher Lisa Rule wrote and directed the play. She says […]

Laura Ingalls Wilder (left), Rose Wilder Lane (right) Wilder: Public Domain / Lane: Public Domain

Audio: Missouri author, Laura Ingalls Wilder, has name stripped from award over racial characterizations

(Missourinet) – A legendary author from southwest Missouri had her name stripped from a major children’s book award Saturday. Laura Ingalls Wilder, who lived in Mansfield for more than sixty years, is the author of the famous Little House on the Prairie novels. The Mansfield Library Center’s Nancee Dahms-Stinson says Wilder’s books still fly off […]