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Dayton gives State of the State address

April 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minnesota is in good shape, Gov. Mark Dayton declared Wednesday night, taking some of the credit while saying more work remains.

Among his hopes as the 2014 legislative session winds down is paying more for public works projects than …continue reading on dglobe.com

Dickinson-New England speech team excels at state meet

April 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson-New England speech time finished its season on a high note at the Class A state speech meet Saturday, April 12, in Jamestown.
Eighteen members saw their dedication pay off by qualifying for the state meet, and five placed in the top ei…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Talk about success: Trojan speech team achieves at meets

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A first-place finish in the small school division capped the Worthington High School (WHS) Trojan Speech Team’s appearance last Saturday at the Mankato East Fiesta Speech Tournament.
It was the team’s third competition of the 201…continue reading on dglobe.com

Talk about success: Trojan speech team achieves at meets

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A first-place finish in the small school division capped the Worthington High School (WHS) Trojan Speech Team’s appearance last Saturday at the Mankato East Fiesta Speech Tournament.
It was the team’s third competition of the 201…continue reading on dglobe.com

UND student plays guitar and sings to cancer patients

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — With a fleece blanket across his lap, Darrell Jensen listened intently as the woman seated near him sang and played the John Denver hit “Take Me Home, Country Roads” on her guitar.
He smiled. Through the expansive window behind h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND student plays guitar and sings to cancer patients

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — With a fleece blanket across his lap, Darrell Jensen listened intently as the woman seated near him sang and played the John Denver hit “Take Me Home, Country Roads” on her guitar.
He smiled. Through the expansive window behind h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Author: Famed King speech almost didn’t include ‘I Have a Dream’

August 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

PALO ALTO, Calif. – Clarence Jones was sitting 50 feet behind his boss, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on the brilliant, sunny day in 1963 when King delivered the speech that would forever change the course of race relations in the United States. Continue Reading

WHS graduation speech: Never stop learning

May 31, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Congratulations on making it to graduation day, Class of 2013! Some of us were hit pretty hard with senioritis, and it seemed like we would never make it to this day. Continue Reading

Rep. Kevin Cramer’s speech linking abortion, school shootings draws national attention

May 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A commencement speech by U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer this month linking legalized abortion with school shootings has attracted the attention of an Internet media outlet. Continue Reading

Adrian student wins state speech championship

April 25, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

ADRIAN “I think that is the single best performance I have given in four years of speech,” said Adrian High School Senior Nick Lorang after giving the performance that won him the Minnesota state championship in Great Speeches. Continue Reading