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Carroll and Ar-We-Va students took a variety of roads to success in the Iowa High School Speech Association State Individual Events Contest. There was poetry about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, an after-dinner speech by a highly enthusiastic soccer mom, portrayal of a beloved Sesame S…

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From the opening “There’s No Business Like Show Business” from “Annie Get Your Gun” to the finale “All in This Together” from “High School Musical,” Kuemper Catholic High School’s musical this weekend features hits spanning a century of Broadway history.

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The nearly 140 projects by 253 students in Kuemper Catholic High School’s recent science fair gave visitors insight into an array of topics and questions.

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Four entries from Carroll High School and two from Carroll Middle School are advancing to the State Junior/Senior History Day Contest.

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Trix, Chex, Cheerios, Corn Flakes, Sugar Pops, Lucky Charms and others are not only good for breakfast or a snack, they also nourish an important life lesson. And they put some snap, crackle, pop of entertainment into the day when you use boxes of the cereal as a dominoes course running thro…

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The Carroll Chamber of Commerce announced three recipients of the Carroll County Agricultural Scholarship in the amount of $250 each.

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Tim Tracy, director of Kuemper Catholic High School spring musicals since 1989, put extra emphasis on fun for this year’s performance, celebrating the return to stage after the coronavirus pandemic forced cancellation last year shortly before the show dates.

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Kuemper Catholic School is seeking volunteers — including individuals, small groups and church groups — to help with the packaging of rice meals for the people of Honduras between 1:30 and 8 p.m. this Wednesday in the high school gym.

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Seven entries from Carroll/Ar-We-Va and three from Kuemper Catholic were selected all-state in Iowa High School Speech Association Individual Events competition.

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LAKE CITY: Two South Central Calhoun performers received straight-I (excellent) ratings in an Iowa High School Speech Association State Individual Events Contest.

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Kuemper Catholic performers received 13 I (excellent) and four II (good) ratings in a recent Iowa High School Speech Association State Individual Events Contest.

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Two Carroll High School teams competed in the virtual regional mock trial competition on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 2 and 3. Team Black and Team Orange, made up of ninth-through-12th-grade students, competed. Team Black advanced to the preliminary round held on Wednesday, March 10, and end…

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The Carroll Community School District has prepared a budget for the upcoming fiscal year that will keep residents’ tax bills for the school district almost steady.

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In support of the 37th-annual Friends of Kuemper Ball fundraising campaign for Kuemper Catholic School System, Carroll Mayor Eric Jensen has proclaimed March 21-27 Red and Gold Week.

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Many college students in the near future will have the convenience of carrying their before- or after-class exercise gear in a bag that buckles right onto their backpacks instead of having to carry a separate drawstring tote or duffel bag.

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From chapel renovation to a new field house, from student tuition assistance to teacher salary enhancements, from fine-arts experiences to a stronger academic-counseling program, the decision 35 years ago to launch the Kuemper Catholic School Foundation has paid off many ways.

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MANNING: IKM-Manning collected 11 I (excellent) ratings in the Iowa High School Speech Association District Individual Events Contest on Saturday, Feb. 27, at Denison High School.

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LAKE CITY: Two South Central Calhoun entries in improvisational acting and one in storytelling received I (excellent) ratings in the Iowa High School Speech Association District Individual Events Contest on Saturday at Manson Northwest Webster High School in Manson.

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LAKE VIEW: East Sac County students received four I (excellent) ratings in the Iowa High School Speech Association District Individual Events Contest on Saturday.

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Carroll Middle School student Deplieth Jioklow, 11, died Saturday for reasons that weren't immediately clear.

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Twenty students from Carroll High School received I (excellent) ratings in an Iowa High School Speech Association District Individual Events Contest on Saturday at Manson Northwest Webster High School in Manson.

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Kuemper Catholic High School brought home 17 I (excellent) ratings from the Iowa High School Speech Association District Individual Events Contest on Saturday at Manson Northwest Webster High School in Manson.

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Performing a piece that puts a playful twist on the story of creation, Carroll High School senior Mishy King and sophomores Joewie Heithoff and Will Teggatz received all-state honors in Iowa High School Speech Association Large Group Contest.

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Kuemper Catholic Schools Week celebrated Catholic Schools Week, Jan. 31-Feb. 6, with an array of activities, including dress-up days, beach ball volleyball tournament, a talent show, trivia contest, popcorn and movie day, and much more.

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When Carroll Middle School nurse Ann McCartan heard that the principal had called an all-staff meeting after school, she was certain something serious was happening.

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COON RAPIDS: Coon Rapids-Bayard fifth-grader Carlie Mason swept first-place honors both in her school and at the district level in the annual American Legion Flag Essay Contest.

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Three of Kuemper’s four entries in the Iowa High School Speech Association Large Group State Contest in Fort Dodge received I (excellent) ratings.

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Six IKM-Manning entries brought home I (excellent) ratings participating in the Iowa High School Speech Association Large Group State Contest on Saturday at Denison.

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Carroll High School took 12 entries to the Iowa High School Speech Association Large Group State Contest on Saturday in Fort Dodge, and 10 received I (excellent) ratings.

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The deadline for filing an open enrollment application for the 2021–22 school year is March 1. For students entering school for the first time as kindergartners, the deadline is Sept. 1.

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On the home page of his campaign website, freshman State Sen. Craig Williams, R-Manning, declared for the last year that he’d fight for the school-choice legislation he voted for Thursday in the capitol.