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HHS FFAers feted at state
HHS FFAers feted at state

HHS FFAers feted at state

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These members of the Hillsboro FFA chapter attended the recent state FFA convention in Manhattan: back row (from left), Alex Nuss Lora Andrews, Amanda Bartel, Caleb Barkman, Sierra Langley, David Winter, Jacob Fish, Kelsie Penner, Briana Loewen, Sarah Unruh, Alex Jost and Jacob Edwards. Click image to enlarge.

Members of the Hillsboro High School FFA Chapter recently attended the state FFA convention on the campus of Kansas State University in Manhattan.

Throughout the convention, the Hillsboro FFA received recognition.

Lora Andrews placed fifth in Web-page design for the Web page she created for the HHS chapter. It may be accessed from the school district?s home page (www.usd410.org).

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HHS CDs expected by next week

CDs featuring the Hillsboro High School ensemble Spirit-N-Celebration Men as well as performances from S-N-C Night On The House should be arriving next week, according to Lynn Just, director of vocal music. ?The company printing the cases and CDs has been having technical difficulties, and apologizes for the long wait,? Just said. ?When the CDs have arrived, members of SNC […]

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Hoffmans earn ‘I’ rating at state

Goessel High School freshman Kristen Hoffman received a ?I? rating at the state piano competition sponsored by the Kansas State High School Activities Association and held at Wichita State University. She is a piano student of Cynthia Goerzen of Goessel.

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Hillsboro Middle School lists honor roll for 4th quarter

Hillsboro Middle School has released its honor rolls for the fourth quarter of the 2006-07 school year.

To be named to the high honor roll, a student needs a grade-point average between 4.0 and 3.7. For those students at the high-school level, an asterisk (*) denotes a 4.0 GPA.

To be named to the honor roll, a GPA of 3.69 to 3.2 is required.

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Leiker appointed first TC adult, grad studies dean
Leiker appointed first TC adult, grad studies dean

Leiker appointed first TC adult, grad studies dean

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Tona Leiker.

Tona Leiker has been appointed as the inaugural dean of Tabor College School of Adult and Graduate Studies, according to Lawrence Ressler, vice president of academics and student development.

?Tona brings many elements critical for success as the first dean of the School of Adult and Graduate Studies Education,?

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Tabor to start community chorale

The Tabor College Music Department plans to launch a Tabor College Community Chorale this fall.

Tabor students, campus faculty and staff, and interested Hillsboro and Marion County residents will form the group.

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Recognized for service
Recognized for service

Recognized for service

USD410Service.jpg Click image to enlarge. During the USD 410 Board of Education?s Monday meeting, five staff members were honored for their service to the district and in the field of education. (Free Press photos by Aleen Ratzlaff)

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Uncertainty permeates post lawsuit board meeting

With a pending lawsuit over the bond election and the imminent transition of leadership, an aura of uncertainty seemed to permeate Monday evening?s meeting for Unified School District 410?s Board of Educa?tion.

The board voted to issue an 11-month contract to Doug Huxman to serve as superintendent beginning Aug. 1.

Because Superintendent Gordon Mohn will retire effective June 30, the board also approved a one-month contract for Dale Honeck in that capacity.

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Hillsboro High names students to honor rolls

Hillsboro High School has released its honor rolls for the second semester of the 2006-07 school year.

To be named to the high honor roll, a student needs a grade-point
average between 4.0 and 3.7. For those students at the high-school
level, an asterisk (*) denotes a 4.0 GPA.

To be named to the honor roll, a GPA of 3.69 to 3.2 is required.

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Marion schools release 4th-quarter honor rolls

Marion High School and Marion Middle School have released their
respective honor rolls for the fourth quarter of the 2006-07 school
year.

To be named to the high honor roll, a student needs a grade-point
average between 4.0 and 3.75. An asterisk (*) denotes a 4.0 GPA.

To be named to the regular honor roll, a GPA of 3.74 and 3.5 is required.

To be named to the honorable mention honor roll, students need a GPA between 3.49 and 3.0.

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