Sounding of the Cannon to be held Wednesday, August 17th

The “Sounding of the Cannon” will be held on Wednesday, August 17th at Wentworth Military Academy and College. The traditional ceremony will be in the Memorial Chapel and begin at 9 a.m. The “Sounding of the Cannon” is a ceremony which was started at Wentworth 20 years ago by former Wentworth President, Colonel Jerry Brown […]

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Missouri Extends Tuition-Free College Offer to Private High School Students

“Until now, Missouri students had to attend a public high school to participate in the state’s A+ schools program,” The Kansas City Star reports. “But that will change Aug. 28 when new legislation takes effect that allows private and parochial high schools to become certified through the Missouri Board of Education as A+ schools. The legislation was […]

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Dining In

  A Dining In is a respectful formal event for all unit members, male and female; though some specialized mess nights can be officer or enlisted-only. The unit chaplain is usually invited for a word of prayer at the beginning and end of the night. A unit’s Dining-In consists of only the members of the […]

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Sounds of the Heart – Community Fundraising

The Wentworth Military Academy Color Guard recently provided support to the Sounds of the Heart concert that raises funds to provide defibrillators to the community. Major Ed Fiora, Senior Army Instructor at Wentworth said, “Their performance was excellent as usual. What made the evening spectacular for the local community is the cadets became part of […]

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Faculty and Staff Honored at Annual Worthington Teacher Appreciation Dinner

The annual Jim Worthington Teacher Appreciation Dinner was held Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at the Lexington Middle School. Each year the faculty and staff from the Lexington School District and Wentworth Military Academy and College join together to continue the tradition started in 1990 by Jim Worthington. It was his desire to honor and show appreciation […]

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