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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

Sibley-Ocheyedan School Board meets

July 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley-Ocheyedan School Board addressed two hot-button issues at Monday night’s meeting.

Opening the meeting was a public hearing to raise the instructional support levy from 7 percent to 10 percent. The board also discussed…continue reading on

Sibley-Ocheyedan graduate gets top FFA post

November 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Steven Brockshus, a 2011 graduate of Sibley-Ocheyedan High School, was elected the National FFA Central Region Vice President Saturday in the final session of the 86th annual convention in Louisville, Ky. More than 56,000 FFA memb…continue reading on

S-O youths expelled for bullying

November 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

SIBLEY, Iowa — Two eighth-grade football players facing charges of assault with sexual intent as a result of a bullying incident were expelled from school for the remainder of the semester during a Saturday closed-door meeting of the Sibley-Ocheyed…continue reading on

Author pens book inspired by area third-grader with cancer

October 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Erin Trester, Daily Globe

SIBLEY, Iowa — A author of children’s books has partially based her latest work on a third-grader at Sibley-Ocheyedan Elementary.

Julia Cook’s “The ‘Can’ in Cancer” is inspired in part by the story of …continue reading on

Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA’ers elected as top state officers

April 26, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Earll elected as Iowa president; Brockshus tapped as VP
SIBLEY, Iowa For the second consecutive year, a graduate of Sibley-Ocheyedan High School will lead the Iowa FFA Association as its president, and two of the school’s graduates will serve on the state officer team. Continue Reading

Silence is golden for Sibley-Ocheyedan’s Martinez

March 7, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Junior wins miming award at statewide speech meet
SIBLEY, Iowa Without saying a word, Sibley-Ocheyedan junior Alecia Martinez captured one of Iowa’s highest miming awards recently at the Iowa High School Speech Association Large Group All-State Speech Festival. Continue Reading

Sibley-Oceyedan FFA members talk Hawkeye Point with governor

February 4, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

SIBLEY, Iowa Fifteen members of the Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA braved icy roads and foggy weather Jan. 28 to travel to Des Moines, Iowa, for a meeting with Gov. Terry Branstad. Continue Reading

Brockshus elected Iowa state FFA President

April 25, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Sibley-Ocheyedan graduate Steven Brockshus was elected state FFA President and Josh Earll was elected State FFA Vice-President. They are two of the 9 elected officers to serve the 15,000-plus members of the Iowa FFA Association for this next year. Continue Reading

Tooting their own horns

September 26, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Area bands excel at Tri-State Band FestivalLUVERNE Students en route to the Tri-State Band Festival in Luverne on Saturday morning anticipated a soggy march ahead of them.
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