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Highland and Canton varsity basketball teams faced each other in their annual game which was played at Highland on Jan. 9. The Press-News Journal...


Highland High School Pink Night
The annual “Pink Night” hosted by the Highland Lady Cougars will take place February 2 during the varsity basketball games against Centralia. T-shirts will be sold to...
Canton Cheerleaders
The Canton Cheerleaders performs a spirited cheer before the home crowd during the basketball games at Canton homecoming activities.


Canton Homecoming
The 2018 Canton Homecoming Court. Pictured are: Alyssa Cochran (2016-17 Queen), Brody Smith, Shelby Turgeon (Junior attendants), Koy Smith,...


Highland to host Josh Houchins Night
Highland High School will host a night dedicated to the late Josh Houcins, former WGEM Sports Center radio talk show host, and also Highland High School and Culver...
Homecoming King and Queen
Olivia Jarvis and Matthew Froman were crowned Queen and King at Canton's homecoming on Jan. 12.


The 2018 Highland Varsity Basketball Tournament was played Jan. 1 through Jan. 6. The Highland Girls took second place in the Highland Tournament...


2018 Highland Basketball Tournament
The 2018 Highland Varsity Basketball Tournament was played Jan. 1 through Jan. 6. Canton boys took home third place against Kirksville with a 63-58...


Highland Tournament Pictures
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State Trophy Record Year in Local Sports


Highland Tournament Begins
The Annual Highland High School Varsity basketball tournament kicked off January 1 with the Highland Lady Cougars facing Kirksville. The Lady Cougars defeated Kirksville...
Lady Cougars Attend Luttrull game
The Highland Lady Cougars basketball team, with head coach Melia Niemann, recently traveled as a team to Macomb Ill., to watch former Highland...


Highland Tournament
The Annual Highland High School Varsity basketball tournament will kick off Monday January 1at 3 p.m. with the Highland Lady Cougars facing Kirksville. Canton Lady Tigers...
Canton Basketball
The Canton Tigers won over Unity 55 to 47 in a game played Dec. 14. The Canton Girls team was defeated by Unity 64-59.


Canton Senior Night
Canton R-V honored the senior basketball players, managers and cheerleaders during a recent home game. Pictured are: front row (l-r): Katie Gaus,...