District 233 begins search for principal

September 24, 2021 - 21:35

The District 233 school board agreed to hire BWP & Associates consulting firm to begin the process of finding the next principal for Homewood-Flossmoor High School. The expectation is to have the board select that person by the end of the first semester.

Superintendent Von Mansfield said now “is the ideal timeline …The first window (for hires) is November/February in terms of prime candidates, so we’re on target for that.”

H-F loses to Bradley Bourbonnais

September 24, 2021 - 21:33

The Homewood-Flossmoor High School girls volleyball team lost to Bradley Bourbonnais on Thursday. 25-21, 21-25, 22-25.

H-F is 7-8, 1-2 on the season.

Bianca Anderson: 15 kills.
Jasmine Heyward: 10 kills.
Emma Dierenger: 32 assists.

Information from Bob St. Leger, head girls volleyball coach

State officials offer advice on Halloween safety

September 23, 2021 - 21:16

Haunted house season is returning to Illinois with all its spooky sounds, creepy corridors and shrieks of surprise. But the doors don’t open without a permit to operate.

“We know people across the state are excited to visit their favorite haunted house again, and we’re going to make sure that night out is safe,” said Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL) Director Michael Kleinik.

Grace will help school staff deal with pandemic stress

September 22, 2021 - 23:30
The commentary below represents the ideas, observations and opinions of the author.

Working within the constraints of personnel shortages puts stress on everyone including those who are doing extra duty so that we can function in the way we both want and need to. Quite frankly our talented staff needs some grace.


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