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Students recently spent two days learning about the importance of the buddy system, being aware of their surroundings — and, if it comes down to it, how they can defend themselves from attackers during Kuemper Catholic’s self-defense training class.

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Kuemper Catholic Schools paid less this football season to rent the public school district’s stadium than the district did last year despite a recent school board vote that eliminated a 50-percent discount Kuemper previously had received.

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One by one, the students tossed striped, fuzzy, green, and even rainbow-colored socks into a plastic bags as they quickly calculated their total.

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Kuemper Catholic High School students have had a rollicking good time bringing a comic retelling of the Robin Hood legend to stage this week.

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Following are results of city and school board elections in Carroll County and surrounding counties. Results are unofficial until they are canvassed by county board of supervisors. Write-in votes in some cities still are being tallied.

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Members of the Carroll Tiger Booster Club were quick to question Carroll Community School Board candidate and Kuemper Catholic parent Onica Ulveling about her intentions and reasons for running for a spot on the Carroll School Board during the club’s meeting Wednesday night, during which a s…

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Four juniors from Carroll High School, including one who’s also a student at All Strings Attached Orchestra Studio in Carroll, have attained the highest individual honor available to Iowa high school musicians by being selected members of 2019 All-State groups.

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For a bit more than “one night, and one night only” — three, to be exact — Donna and the Dynamos and the other beloved characters of “Mamma Mia!” will take to the stage in Carroll, brought to life by the students at Carroll High School.

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At downtown restaurants and bars, two restrooms are open to the public: men’s and women’s.

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For Robin Hood, robbing from the rich to give to the poor may have been serious business. However, Kuemper Catholic High School students will be giving the tales of the Sherwood Forest hero a comedic twist when they present “Robin Hood and His Merry Men” on Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 7-…

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Whether it’s in their backpacks, pockets or lying on their desks — an increasing number of students have learned the trick to using their e-cigarettes at school.

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Jon Sampson, who is seeking re-election next month to his Carroll Community School District Board of Education seat, defended his handling of the school district’s new stadium — both in its branding with Carroll Tiger logos and colors and the increased fees the district charges Kuemper Catho…

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Carroll Community school leaders are set to settle a lawsuit with a former social worker who fell near the entrance of Adams Elementary School in 2016 and broke her ankle.

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Carroll Middle School students donated nearly $470 and several boxes of toys last week to Hailey’s Toys for Healing, a program at St. Anthony Regional Hospital that benefits child patients and is named for a 10-year-old Carroll girl who died last year from a rare lung disorder.

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Students lowered the protective goggles over their eyes as drills moved over pieces of plywood, spewing shavings of wood into the air.

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Sure, Wayne Chandlee ran a tight ship as Kuemper Catholic High School boys basketball coach.

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Middle school students scooted their chairs closer to the little desks as they crouched near their kindergarten buddies.

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After graduating from college, Brianne Hogenson went on to teach in Muscatine before moving to Council Bluffs, where she was able to experience teaching in a bigger school district and city.

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For 6.5 years, Cindy Johnson has strived to develop connections in the Carroll community.

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Carroll Community school leaders decided this week to end a 50-percent discount that Kuemper Catholic schools had received to rent the new athletic stadium, which has drawn the ire of Kuemper parents who pay property taxes to the public school district and who helped pass crucial votes to bu…