Lay-off proves beneficial for baseball

Vic McDowell, The Circuit Benedictine baseball swept Hannibal-LaGrange 5-2 and 15-9 Tuesday Feb. 23 in their first home stand of the season. Curtis Marchand took the hill for game one against the Trojans. The senior right-hander scattered seven hits and allowed two runs, one earned, over six innings to get the win. Sophomore Ben Underhill […]

Softball struggles in CBE Meltdown

Casey Splane, The Circuit Benedictine Softball dropped three of its four games this past weekend at the CBC Meltdown hosted by Central Baptist College in Arkansas. The Lady Ravens opened the first day of double headers with a 1-1 split, losing their opening game to Hannibal-LaGrange 4-2 and then earning a 5-0 win over Bethel […]

Shankman featured in Magnificat

Sarah Smeltzer, The Circuit On March 14, 2013, John Shankman got on the back of a truck to go joyriding with his friends. This resulted in a car accident leaving him fighting for his life. After the accident, he was left with traumatic brain injury, which causes him to be completely disabled. “He now lives […]

New hotel generates excitement

Lauren Williams, The Circuit A new development project is hailed as a major step forward for economic development in Atchison by city officials. Main Street Hotel is set for construction this fall at the 4th and 5th Street public parking lot downtown. City Manager Trey Cocking outlined the economic benefits the new hotel will bring […]