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Scrapbook from Nam: 1960 WHS graduate shares memories of war in book

February 1, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. It’s been 45 years since Art De Groot served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam. Despite the passage of time, the memories of what he experienced and witnessed there are still vivid.
After many years of debating the wisdom of doing so, Art wrote down those memories and recently published a book, “Bu Ku Kilo: One Vietnam Vet’s Reflections.” Continue Reading

Essay winner inspired by Ghana native making a difference

September 11, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Worthington native to be featured on WCCO next week
ST. PAUL Worthington native Lance DeGroot is in the midst of his final year in the Masters in Business Administration (MBA) program at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul and, while it seems he is destined for a career in business, it turns out he’s a pretty good writer as well. Continue Reading