Sports

Top Cat Trophy
The annual Top Cat Trophy, sponsored by the Press-News Journal was presented to the winning teams at the end of each game by Editor Rita Cox on...

Highland Basketball Tournament
The Annual Highland High School Basketball Tournament wrapped up on Jan.5 with the Highland Lady Cougars playing in the championship game against...

The Canton Lady Tigers faced Clark County in the first round of the annual Highland Tournament. Highland Tournament
The annual Highland Tournament began Dec. 29 with three girl’s games scheduled Clark County faced the Canton Lady Tigers. The Lady Tigers won the...

Top Cat Trophy
The annual Top Cat Trophy will be presented to the winner of the Highland and Canton basketball boys and girls games at Canton on Jan. 8. The Press-News Journal sponsors...
Front Row Left to Right:  Riley Marshall, Olivia Ford, Tegan Burbridge, Laken Hugenberg, Kenzie Guilfoyle, Emilie Gorrell .Back Row Left to Right:Coach Danille Baker, Manager Halli Otte, Lauren Frazier, Abby Jarvis, Raven Weathers, Brylin Pearl, Manager Allison Dawson, and Coach Sarah Mueller The Canton Tigers

Highland Tournament
The annual Highland Tournament begins Dec. 29 with three girl’s games scheduled. Scotland County takes on Knox County at 1 p.m. Palmyra is scheduled to play Kirksville at...
Highland Basketball
The Highland Lady Cougars are 7-0 going into the holiday break. Highland won over Pittsfield 61-38 on Dec. 19, with Merrell, Falagan, Johnson and Scott in double figures....
Bruce Brunk honored for service to community
The Durham Community Center’s Board recently honored Bruce Brunk for his outstanding work in keeping the Community Center’s grounds looking...

Hugenberg Signs With Culver-Stockton
Laken Hugenberg signed a letter of intent to play basketball for Culver-Stockton College. Dan Priebe read the following at the signing. Laken is...

Bryan Smith Highland Football Players Receive Honors
Several Highland football team members received all district and all conference honors. Elijah Mead, a junior is the son of Rick and Jenny...

Highland Basketball
Kaitlyn Benson now holds the school record for most career steals. Benson had seven steals Dec. 10 against Scotland. Highland Lady Cougars won the...

Canton Basketball
The Canton Tigers played the Clark County Indians on Dec. 6 and lost 48-42. The Lady Indians won over the Lady Tigers by a score of 64-39. Photos...

Highland Cheer
Highland students in third through sixth grade performed cheers during the home basketball game on Dec. 10.

Highland's Kennedy Flanagan receives Athlete of the Week award
Kennedy Flanagan was recently awarded Athlete of the Week by two regional media outlets.  WGEM Sportscenter and KIRX/KRXL/KTUF Jamco Awards both...

Highland's Kennedy Flanagan Breaks School Record
Highland’s Kennedy Flanagan broke the girl’s basketball school record, scoring 41 points during the first home game of the season against...