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May 27, 2014
2014 West Fargo High graduates
Abdigas A. Abdi, Ashley D. Ackerman, Anisa A. Aden, Rukia I Aden, Yuba R. Adhikari, Ahmed M. Ahmed, Hodan A. Ahmed, Fatuma A. Aimad, Alaki O. Ajang, Ali M. Al Saegh, Zuheer M. Al-Abase, Kyle J. Alexander, Abdinasir H. Ali, Chandler J. Anderson, Kayla A. Anderson, Nathan M. Arel, Daniel...
May 27, 2014 - 9:08pm
2014 Community High School graduates
West Fargo Community High School graduation will take place Thursday, May 29, at 7:30 p.m. in the West Fargo High School Theater at 801 9th St. E. The 2014 graduates are: * Helen Charlene Arnold * Brandon Leonard Batsch * Cassandra Lee Bergan * Brianna June Carsen * Tyler...
May 27, 2014 - 9:07pm
Crawford graduates from Southwestern
West Fargo alum Stephen Crawford recently earned a Bachelor of Science degree in strategic leadership from Southwestern College in Winfield, Kan. Commencement was held on May 4. Southwestern College is a private institution granting undergraduate and graduate degrees and is affiliated...
May 27, 2014 - 8:52pm
Stigen named Advisor of the Year
Nancy Stigen, an accounting instructor at Minnesota State Community and Technical College, was named the National Advisor of the Year for the Business Professionals of America . Stigen has been teaching at MSCTC for 24 years, and has been a BPA advisor for the past 23 years. To be...
May 27, 2014 - 4:30pm
May 20, 2014
High School Hall of Fame seeks nominations
The West Fargo High School Hall of Fame Committee is seeking nominations for potential 2014 inductees into the West Fargo High School Hall of Fame. The committee is encouraging community members to nominate deserving candidates for one of three categories: alumni, community member,...
May 20, 2014 - 4:26pm
Hahn presented at Celebration of Scholars
Diane Hahn of West Fargo recently presented research at the fourth annual Celebration of Scholars at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis. She presented “Exploring Poetry and Song” and “Strengthening the Electorate by Improving the Role of Student Government in United States Colleges.” She...
May 20, 2014 - 4:22pm
May 6, 2014
STEM program going strong after five years
After five years in the district, West Fargo’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Math program — more commonly known as STEM — continues to increase its presence in area schools. The STEM program is an optional line of coursework — with students deciding to take part when...
May 6, 2014 - 2:54pm
April 23, 2014
Students advance to national skills competition
West Fargo High School students from the Recreational Engines and Building Trades program competed at the 2014 SkillsUSA competition held at North Dakota State College Science on April 13 – 15. Students from across the state competed in leadership and skills competitions and had...
April 23, 2014 - 11:40am
April 15, 2014
Western State Bank awards ‘Pays for A’s’ scholarships
Derek Schreiner of Harwood and Austin Fraase of West Fargo were selected as the Western Pays for A’s $250 savings scholarships winners for the first semester of the 2013-2014 school year. “Western is dedicated to supporting the communities we serve, especially our local schools,”...
April 15, 2014 - 2:36pm
Hahn attends national research conference
Diane Hahn of West Fargo was among 29 students from Carthage College (Kenosha, Wis.) who presented their work at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research. The conference was held April 3-5 at the University of Kentucky. Hahn presented research on the topic, “Strengthening...
April 15, 2014 - 2:33pm
Nettum named Community High student of month
Dillon Nettum has been named Community High School Student of the Month for March. This is Nettum’s first year at Community High School. He says he enjoys Community because it gives students a chance to work individually and to learn about themselves. After graduating in December...
April 15, 2014 - 2:31pm
Students attend FBLA leadership conference
Members of the West Fargo High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter attended the North Dakota FBLA State Leadership Conference in Grand Forks, March 30 – April 1. Over 50 FBLA chapters from across the state participated in this conference, where approximately...
April 15, 2014 - 2:28pm
April 8, 2014
WF kindergarten registration upcoming
All parents of 2014-2015 kindergarten students are asked to attend “Round-Up” or pre-registration between 3 and 7 p.m. on April 14 or April 15. This is an open house format to fill out paperwork and should only take about 10 to 15 minutes. Staff will be available to answer any...
April 8, 2014 - 3:17pm
Post prom, post grad parties seek help
The West Fargo Post Prom Post Grad Party Committee has been planning for the two parties to provide students a safe and fun party alternative, and is seeking help. Those interested in being a part of the planning can join the committees by attending a meeting at 7 p.m. on April 14...
April 8, 2014 - 3:14pm
April 1, 2014
School, city, mayor and park board have open seats in upcoming election
Prospective candidates interested in serving on the city’s park board, commission, school board or as mayor must collect 300 petition signatures by Friday to be considered for the race. Along with the seat of mayor– which incumbent Rich Mattern hopes to be elected to for his...
April 1, 2014 - 1:23pm