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Hawkeye Point preparing for Highpointer’s Club Convention

July 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIBLEY, Iowa — What a difference six years can make. 

It was six years ago that the Merill and Donna Sterler family decided to keep Iowa’s highest point open to the public. That desire was met when the family donated 1.6 acres of land to …continue reading on dglobe.com

Good eats, sweet treats

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIBLEY, Iowa — Under sunny skies and cool breezes, children were busy putting golf balls through a mini-golf course as 4-H’ers paraded around with friendly canines in preparation for an afternoon dog show Wednesday during the first day of the Osc…continue reading on dglobe.com

Luek, Pretzer get FFA honorary state degree

June 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

Hettinger ag instructor Larry Luek and Scranton teacher John Pretzer were two of 16 citizens who earned the honorary state degree from the North Dakota FFA Association at the organization’s convention in Fargo on June 2-6. 
The honor is besto…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Iowa Governor and Lt. Governor visit Hawkeye Point

June 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIBLEY, Iowa — Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds visited Hawkeye Point Thursday as part of their 99-county tour of the state. 

Branstad had committed to visiting the state’s highest elevation following a presentation by m…continue reading on dglobe.com

Two Mitchell FFA teams earn state wins

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

Behind the strength of three seniors on each team, two teams representing the Mitchell High School Future Farmers of America chapter took first place at the State FFA Convention in Brookings earlier this week.

Teams in the career development categ…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Two Mitchell FFA teams earn state wins

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

Behind the strength of three seniors on each team, two teams representing the Mitchell High School Future Farmers of America chapter took first place at the State FFA Convention in Brookings earlier this week.

Teams in the career development categ…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

FFA honors presented Monday night

March 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Jacob Weg and John Martin earned top honors during the Worthington High School FFA Chapter’s 76th annual banquet Monday evening. Weg earned the chapter’s Star in Ag Placement award for his work at the family’s Blue & White D…continue reading on dglobe.com

Charting the course with FFA

March 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — As Worthington High School FFA members gather this evening for their annual chapter banquet, they will have a special guest among them.
Arvid Nickel, 92, is a charter member of the Worthington FFA Chapter, which organized in 1939 whe…continue reading on dglobe.com

Charting the course with FFA

March 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — As Worthington High School FFA members gather this evening for their annual chapter banquet, they will have a special guest among them.
Arvid Nickel, 92, is a charter member of the Worthington FFA Chapter, which organized in 1939 whe…continue reading on dglobe.com

As Minnesota FFA President, Fulda’s Pagel enjoys busy year

January 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

FULDA — All freshmen have to adjust to college life, learning to juggle their studies, other obligations and social life. For Mallory Pagel of Fulda, her freshman year at the University of Minnesota has included an additional responsibility — ser…continue reading on dglobe.com