Spotlight On Our Craft

The occasion of NDEA caused a one-week hiatus of our publications, including the “week in pictures” we featured here… the following images have surfaced since October 13… United Way’s Day of Caring The annual United Way Day of Caring event, held October 13 in our area, saw students at some schools put their service caps on…
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From An SRO… Preventing A Child’s Abduction

It’s the scenario we fear the most with our children.  And with the Halloween holiday just around the corner, the conversation is certainly appropriate. Have you had the talk with your trick-or-treater? October 22, 1989.  June 28, 1993.  November 22, 2003. Fargo and its surrounding communities are great places to raise children.  The air is…
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VFW National Student Essay Contests Underway

Do you have an aspiring middle or high school writer in your house? The national VFW organization, through its local posts, is holding two student essay contests this fall that pay out big to the national and state winners. The Patriot’s Pen essay contest program is open to students in grades 6-8. Its theme is “Are…
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DECA Fundraising At Applebee’s Locations Saturday

If you don’t have breakfast plans tomorrow morning, consider a trip to your neighborhood Applebee’s restaurant.  North Dakota’s DECA students from chapters in Fargo, West Fargo, Bismarck, Grand Forks, Jamestown and Minot are serving and bussing tables from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15. During this time, Applebee’s is offering a special $5.00…
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Spotlight On Our Craft

Images from around the District… Fourth and fifth grade classes at Lincoln Elementary each devoted a day this week to building friendships and a better understanding of self, and their relationships with one another. The “Day of Compassion,” an annual event, brings high school students (most of them Lincoln alumni) in to lead small-group and…
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