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05/25/2017 - 10:11am
An annual rite of passage took place from one end of Mahaska County to the other Sunday afternoon. Seniors from North Mahaska, Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont and Oskaloosa crossed the stage, took possession of their sheepskin, turned the tassels atop their mortarboards and earned the title of alum. For some college awaits this them fall. Others will join the employment ranks. Others like Shaun...
05/25/2017 - 10:08am
The complete Class 1A state golf field is not complete, but North Mahaska knows they are in regardless. Despite facing a drizzle all day as the teams slogged across the Crestwood Hills Golf Course at Anita, the Warhawks shot a 331 to finish three strokes behind Coon Rapids-Bayard with a 329. “We had to wait for Milan (De- Jong) to finish to...
05/25/2017 - 10:06am
A May 15 open house was held to celebrate the school renovation. School patrons toured the school to see the changes to the science classrooms and lab, consumer science classroom, media center and the administrative offices.
05/18/2017 - 2:54pm
How does a teacher of 20 second grade students find her way to present before thousands of college professors? With one word – passion. Jamie Nelson has a passion for literacy and ensuring her students receive her best. It is that passion that led her to compete her Masters program and do a self-study of her practice. She completed her...
05/18/2017 - 2:49pm
Changes by the Iowa Department of Education and rules from the state’s athletic association have necessitated a different way for athletic boosters for schools to operate. North Mahaska became the most recent to become a separate entity from the school district it represents. The trend of separate entities has been growing in recent years....
05/18/2017 - 2:46pm
Break out those poodle skirts, black leather jackets and record of Elvis singing “Hound Dog.” The theme for this year’s New Sharon Spring Festival is the “The Fabulous Fifties!” Events will begin Friday night, June 9 and continue on Saturday, June 10. “Praise at the Park” will kick off the Festival on...
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