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Mustangs mascot a two-sport athlete
Ex-NFL quarterback tells WF team it’s all about having fun
Football team ready to tackle special season
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Flight Lines: Lanky shorebird a delight to find anywhere
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August 19, 2014
The Packer Weekly: French realizes potential through JROTC
Col. Douglas Trenda of the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) program saluted junior Jacee French as she received her medal during the year-end awards ceremony. French was straight-faced returning the salute, but as she turned away, she cracked a smile at her accomplishment. French...
August 19, 2014 - 4:05pm
July 30, 2014
West Fargo School District hires technology specialists
West Fargo School District has hired Trent Leitheiser and Danette Brown as technology specialists. Leitheiser has been an elementary teacher since 2003 and at Harwood Elementary School since 2004. He has a master’s degree in education from Valley City State University with an...
July 30, 2014 - 1:46pm
Medical club prepares students for future
Staring down at a table and nervously glancing up at the screen every time he hears a new name, West Fargo High School senior Ali Al Saegh waits for his category to be called. His eyes stick to the screen. He is unsure of the process because it is his first year competing in Health...
July 30, 2014 - 1:31pm
July 23, 2014
WF High School grads begin Teach for America this fall
Diane Hahn and Levi Bachmeier have several things is common. Both are 2010 West Fargo High School graduates. They just finished college. Their next two years will be spent teaching low-income students in rural and urban schools. They have joined Teach for America, a national non-profit...
July 23, 2014 - 3:20pm
July 15, 2014
Scholars (July 16)
Reierson makes LRSC dean’s list A West Fargo student was named to the Lake Region State College dean’s list for spring 2014. Taran John Reierson earned the distinction. Students who maintained a 4.00 grade point average are named to the President’s list. Students who...
July 15, 2014 - 2:29pm
Badges and books: Officer honored for role at Cheney
West Fargo police Officer Todd Pearson is being recognized for his role as school resource officer at the community’s Cheney Middle School. Pearson has been presented the Regional Exceptional Service Award by the National Association of School Resource Officers for Region 8, consisting...
July 15, 2014 - 1:56pm
June 24, 2014
Scholars (June 25)
Maertens makes Drake dean’s list James Maertens of West Fargo was named to the Drake University dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester. Students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.5 or above to earn this honor. Drake University is a midsized, highly selective private...
June 24, 2014 - 2:54pm
June 18, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Director to begin new legacy at Sheyenne
With the split between Sheyenne High School and West Fargo High School becoming more evident, sacrifices are being made to accommodate both schools. One loss for the students and staff of West Fargo is teacher and director Adam Pankow. Pankow decided to leave West Fargo and start...
June 18, 2014 - 3:39pm
Scholars (June 18)
Hahn on dean’s list at Wisconsin school Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis., named Diane Hahn of West Fargo to its dean’s list for academic excellence during the spring 2014 semester. Dean’s list honors are accorded Carthage students who achieve a 3.5 grade-point average while...
June 18, 2014 - 3:21pm
June 10, 2014
Holland earns scholarship
Michael Holland, son of Tim and Elly Holland, West Fargo, received a $2,000 North Dakota State University Honor Award and a $1,000 Freshman Academic Scholarship. Holland will enter NDSU in the fall and plans to major in mechanical engineering. In high school, Holland was active...
June 10, 2014 - 5:05pm
Weiderholt earns scholarship
Sara Weiderholt, daughter of Dave and LaDonna Weiderholt from West Fargo, received a $2,000 North Dakota State University Honor Award in the amount of $2,000 and a $1,000 Freshman Academic Scholarship. Weiderholt will enter NDSU in the fall and plans to major in microbiology. In...
June 10, 2014 - 5:03pm
Follman earns $10,00 scholarship
Tyler Follman, son of Ken and Kristin Follman, of Horace, received the North Dakota State University Presidential Honor Scholarship in the amount of $10,000 and a $500 NDSU Eagles Scholarship. Follman will enter NDSU in the fall and plans to major in biological sciences and botany. In...
June 10, 2014 - 5:02pm
West Fargo students make MSCTC president’s list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 783 students to its president’s list for the 2014 spring semester. To earn this award for scholastic achievement, a student must complete 12 or more college-level credits for the semester with a grade-point average of 3.5...
June 10, 2014 - 5:01pm
Cookman receives $500 scholarship
West Fargo native Nathan Cookman, who will be a freshman in the fall at North Dakota State College of Science, was awarded a $500 scholarship from the Education Committee of the Associated General Contractors of North Dakota. Cookman will study diesel technology. The AGC is a...
June 10, 2014 - 4:48pm
West Fargo Area Scholarship Fund receives donation
Kevin Froeber, owner of Classic Vending, recently donated $500 in scholarship money to the West Fargo Area Scholarship Fund. This year’s recipient of the Classic Vending scholarship is Viet Nguyen. Classic Vending donates a portion of all proceeds from placed vending machines...
June 10, 2014 - 4:26pm