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Dalton "John" Hanenburg, a 2019 graduate of North Scott High School, has been awarded the F. William Beckwith Scholarship through the Iowa Grocers Education Foundation for the 2019-2020 academic year. Hanenburg was chosen for the $2,000 scholarship from an applicant pool of more than 400 students. There were 89 recipients who received scholarships totaling $160,600 this year. more
Mollie Hill, Grace Gephart, and Matea Kitchen are seventh-graders in North Scott Junior High. Their strong aptitude in math and science led teacher Erin Jenkins to recommend them to Tech Trek, an engaging camp for girls interested in hands-on science and technology. more
Emma Kruse and Reese Barnett have thought about starting a bakery business since they were in first grade. With the guidance of their teacher Vinnie Smith, they turned their dream into work. more
More than 50 North Scott teachers, aides and staff crowded the school board meeting room Monday to share fears about imminent health insurance cost increases. more
The Auxiliary Unit of the Larry M. Gronewold American Legion Post in Donahue has chosen Lauren Wall to attend this year’s Girls State session. Lauren will join girls from all over the state on the campus of Drake University in Des Moines. The weeklong session is a learning-by-doing government experience from local to state levels. more
Every year, the American Legion Auxiliary sends girls that have completed their junior year in high school to Girls State, an inspirational, educational, fun and life-changing experience for young women. The program’s objective is to develop leadership skills, confidence, and action-based understanding of the governmental process.  more
Life is good for Park View resident Peyton Reese. more
North Scott schools’ five-year building plan goes far beyond the YMCA fitness center and a regional agriculture education building that cover the lion’s share of the $19.1 million outline approved May 28 by the school board. more
It was a busy, but productive school year for North Scott Junior High musicians, as many were chosen to showcase their talents in a variety of honor bands over the course of the year. more
The Blue Grass American Legion Post 711 has selected three young men to attend this year’s Boys State, which will be held June 9-14 at Camp Dodge, in Johnston, Iowa. more
The North Scott School Board reached compensation agreements with about 150 teacher aides and other classified staff represented by the SEIU union and a separate group representing childcare employees. more
North Scott school administrators are introducing the concept of high-deductible health care insurance and health savings accounts as alternatives to share more health care costs with employees. more
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