Nearly 200 delegates from the Iowa Association of School Board’s (IASB) member school boards and area education agency (AEA) boards gathered at Delegate Assembly on Nov. 17 to conduct the …
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Policy revisions, mileage reimbursements, potential wage increases for staff and updating a phone system occupied the Washington County Board of Health at its Thursday, November 18 regular …
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The 7th and 8th graders from Pathway Christian School recently toured the Lewelling Quaker Museum in Salem, IA as part of their studies on the Underground Railroad in Iowa.
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Photo Galleries

Photos: Lone Tree basketball scrimmage night

Lone Tree's  boys and girls basketball teams held a "canned goods" scrimmage doubleheader on November 16. The benefit asked spectators to donate a canned good. Click through the photos for a …
Hillcrest Academy Presents "Mom's Gift"
Hillcrest Academy presented “Mom’s Gift” on Nov. 5-7, starring Hannah Chalupa, Ivana Ebersole, Gabe Burns, Julia Boller, Samara Jimenez, Jacob Smith Derksen and Julia Ortiz-Luna.
"Meet Me in St. Louis"
Mid-Prairie students presented “Meet me in St. Louis” on Nov. 5-7, directed by Natalie Silbaugh and Christine Meader, with the Vocal Director, Collette McClellen.
Trick or Treat!
Photos from Trick or Treating this past weekend  in Kalona and Wellman.
Photos: 2A state cross country championships
The Mid-Prairie girls tied a state record for all classes with their fifth straight 2A cross country championship on Saturday. With her second win, Danielle Hostetler gave the Golden Hawks a sixth …
Mid-Prairie's season ends at No. 1 West Marshall
The sounds defined the battle. When West Marshall running back Preston Pope, the leading rusher in Class 2A, got the ball in last Friday night’s playoff game against Mid-Prairie, he was …
Photos: 1A state qualifier
Cross country runners from Highland High School, Hillcrest Academy and Lone Tree High School chased after state championship berths in the Class 1A state qualifier held October 21 at the Iowa City …
Junior guard Amara Jones is one of two returning starters for Mid-Prairie this season. She led the Golden Hawks with 21 points in an OT victory.
The pace could be dizzying. So grab a seat belt, buckle up and prepare for a hair-raising ride. The Mid-Prairie girls basketball team lost post player Phelan Hostetler and 3-point shooter Myah …
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After Hillcrest Academy had fallen behind by 18 points in its season opener last Friday, Ravens senior Esther Hughes figured it was go time. The Ravens had not scored a point in the third quarter …
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Hillcrest Academy senior Esther Hughes moves the ball against Tri-County in the Ravens' season-opening game on November 19. Hughes scored 26 points.
Last year was a learning experience for the young Highland girls basketball team.  And most of the learning was done during losses.  The Huskie sophomores and juniors still have more …
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