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Ugly sweaters make for better holidays

Posted by on December 5, 2014 with 0 Comments

by Kennedy Hoke Ugly Christmas sweaters were fashionable today as students and staff wore them to help raise money for UT families in need.  Sponsored once again by Blaze Restoration, the Ugly Sweater Contest attracted around 250 contestants.  Blaze Restoration presented a check to UTHS for $2250.00 to make Christmas a little bit easier for some […]

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Final exam schedule available

Posted by on December 5, 2014 with 0 Comments

FIRST SEMESTER FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE Thursday, December 18, 2014 1    8:00 – 9:20 2    9:25 – 10:45 3    10:50 – 12:10 The cafeteria will not be serving lunch to students or staff. Breakfast items will be available in the morning as usual. Buses will leave at 12:17 Friday, December 19, 2014 4 […]

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NHS goes from screams to jeans

Posted by on December 5, 2014 with 0 Comments

by Kayci Hines National Honor Society’s Teens for Jeans fundraiser is starting soon! Donations will begin very soon through February. According to junior Julia Harris, donations are starting early this year, because of how well the fundraiser went last year. To donate, all you have to do is bring in jeans of any size, color, […]

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Rivera-Watts and Riege off to state

Posted by on November 7, 2014 with 0 Comments

UTHS held their traditional “Walk Through the Halls” this morning, Friday, November 7, 2014, at the beginning of second hour to honor our participants at the IHSA State Cross Country Meet, Deijah Rivera-Watts and Kyle Riege.  The state meet will be held this Saturday at Detweiler Park in Peoria.  The girls race will be at […]

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First quarter Deere awards presented

Posted by on October 28, 2014 with 0 Comments

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 marked the first quarter Deere Harvester/UTHS Business and Education Partnership Special Recognition Awards Ceremony. Ten seniors and a staff member were recognized for their contributions to the UTHS school community by Deere Harvester’s manager of labor relations Mr. Stacey McCoy and UTHS superintendent Dr. Jay Morrow. The staff member was maintenance employee […]

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Review: “You Can’t Take it with You”

Posted by on September 30, 2014 with 0 Comments

by Grace Downey The play “You Can’t Take it with You”  ran from September 17-19 in the UTHS auditorium. The casting was done very well and the students who were fantastic in the roles they played.  Experienced Panther Players Callen Brown and Matthew Gray were especially good in their respective roles.  The level of acting experience […]

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Massa, McDanel crowned king and queen for 2014

Posted by on September 26, 2014 with 0 Comments
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Zambrano wins car

Posted by on September 24, 2014 with 0 Comments
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Homecoming court announced; voting online

Posted by on September 23, 2014 with 0 Comments

The 2014 UTHS Homecoming court was announced this past week, and voting for the king and queen continues through 3:00 p.m.  tomorrow, Wednesday, September 24,  at for students and faculty. The 2014 Homecoming Court members are (in alphabetical order): Emma Atwood Esmeralda Bernal Austin Blair Lexi Bolin Baylee Burklund Alyssa Diaz Eric Diaz Jordan Hart Dakota […]

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Homecoming week is (once) upon us

Posted by on September 19, 2014 with 0 Comments

Homecoming 2014 is officially here this coming Monday, September 22,  as an entire week’s worth of events kick off.  The “Once Upon a Homecoming” theme will honor some of everyone’s favorite movies and movie characters, especially those from Disney. Keep up to date all week long with stories here on, and daily photo albums […]

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