Quickly catching on to artistry of flag spinning and tossing, the performers in Kuemper Catholic High School’s new winter guard program have enjoyed immediate success.
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…
The Carroll Community School District on Thursday approved a budget for its upcoming fiscal year that will keep school property-tax rates fairly steady.
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.
Kuemper Catholic School students and volunteers combined efforts recently to package 311,904 meals in the Then Feed Just One program, which assists the severely impoverished nation of Honduras.
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…
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.
The senior members of Carroll High School’s National Honor Society chapter will have a chance this spring to make up for their lack of an in-person induction.
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.
Kuemper Catholic performers received 13 I (excellent) and four II (good) ratings in a recent Iowa High School Speech Association State Individual Events Contest.
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…
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.
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.
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.
LAKE VIEW: Construction projects expanding East Sac County Community School District buildings in Lake View and Sac City are expected to start in April, with completion eyed by the fall of 2022.
The Carroll Community School District has outlined plans for virtual snow days to avoid further school cancellations due to weather for the rest of the year.
St. Anthony Regional Hospital and St. Anthony Foundation are continuing to invest in the next generation of health care professionals through a new scholarship opportunity.
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.
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.
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.
LAKE VIEW: East Sac County students received four I (excellent) ratings in the Iowa High School Speech Association District Individual Events Contest on Saturday.
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.
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.
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.
LAKE CITY: Combining fright and comedy in their ghost story, “The Midnight Visitor,” proved to be a screaming success for three South Central Calhoun High School seniors.
Kim Miller’s workdays for Kuemper Catholic schools begin as early as 6 a.m., her cellphone ringing at home as teachers need her to find substitutes for the day.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Channing Nagl won the American Legion’s Flag Essay Contest at Carroll Middle School, and she went on to receive third place at the District level.
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.
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.
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.