OPINION: Helping a family in need
Here's your chance to help out a family in need. On Thursday, Feb. 8, Jenna Storm, wife of Kyle who is an EHS graduate, was diagnosed with Invasive Ductal Carcinoma and is currently undergoing aggressive chemo treatments. Every purchase of a #STORMTROOPER copper insulated 20 ounce tumbler or growler supports Jenna's family as they walk this journey through cancer treatments. To order, go to www.gfadvertising.com and click on the "Stormtrooper" link. Orders will be available for pickup approximately two weeks after the order due date which is Friday, April 20.
A tee-ball camp will be held in Ethan this summer. All 4- and 5-year-old boys and girls are welcome to attend this camp. The camp will consist of practices and a scrimmage. Tentative dates for the camp are May 6, May 20 and June 10. A glove is encouraged for this camp but not required. Contact Betsy Raymond, Kelly Termeer or Jen Klumb if you are interested in having your child participate. Sign-up sheets are due by April 23.
Music students in grades 5-8 attended the Armour Elementary Vocal contest on April 6. The results are as follows:
SOLOS: Superior Plus: Claire Mellegaard, Mariah Royston; Superior: Bayler Larson, Maddy Bartscher, Amelia McCully, Brody Riggs, Drake Gustafson, Zach Flanagan, Madi Raymond, Ashley Clauson, Aiden Riggs, Ella Pollreisz, Kayleigh Royston, William Kreth, Ashlyn Martin, Mykah Keller, Lean Klock, Avery Mueller; Excellent: Michael Freeman, Ryan Gerlach, Jaydyn Hengelfelt, Dollares Miller.
GROUPS: Superior: Ava Heitzman, Kayleigh Royston, Danaya Lee, Autumn Burns, Jaya Kurtenbach, Amelia McCully, Wyatt Sinkie, Kevin Ramos Hernandez, Tyler Voeltz, Brody Riggs, Trey Philbrick, Bayler Larson, Ava Heitzman, Kayleigh Royston, Danaya Lee, Autumn Burns, Jaya Kurtenbach, Sixth Grade; and Fifth Grade: Excellent: Wyatt Sinkie, Kevin Ramon Hernandez, Tyler Voeltz.
Today, April 16: Track meet at DWU.
Tuesday, April 17: SD/NE Track Challenge at Tyndall, 2 p.m.; Gold, Parker invite, Par-Mar Course, 9 a.m., Junior High at Scotland, JV at Tyndall; Ages 3-5 screenings and Preschool Registration.
Thursday, April 19: Junior High track meet at Platte, 2 p.m.
Friday, April 20: Greenway Relays at Mount Vernon, 2 p.m.
Saturday, April 21: High school prom; grand march at 8:30 p.m.; dance, 9 p.m. to midnight; after prom party at the school gym, midnight to 4 a.m.
Monday, April 23: Junior High track meet at Tyndall, 2:30 p.m.