Prairie Rose Minnesota Community Fund grants and scholarships of more than $39,000 were awarded from 2020 disbursements.
The community board of directors met recently to conduct the annual disbursement of student scholarships and organization grants.
Eight scholarships totaling $6,250 were awarded...
Luverne-Adrian FFA Chapter members were recognized May 11 during the Luverne High School virtual awards night.
The chapter’s annual awards night was canceled due to the coronavirus concerns, and adviser Dennis Moritz presented only a small portion of the member awards at the school’s awards night....
The Luverne Area Community Foundation recently announced its year-end 2019 grant awards in the amount of $24,850.
Community health care grants included:
•Rock County Ag Society $300 for first aid stations.
•Luverne Backpack Program $5,000 for weekend nutrition needs for students.
The Luverne Area Community Foundation hosted its annual Friends of the Foundation Celebration of Philanthropy Monday, Nov. 25, in Take 16 Brewing Company, Luverne.
The event recognizes and celebrates businesses, nonprofits and individuals who benefit from and support the foundation’s mission of...
The Rock County 4-H organization hosted the 2019 awards and recognition night Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Luverne Elementary School commons.
This year’s theme was “Any Way You Cut It: 4-H is Top Choice.”
About 160 4-H members, parents, leaders and sponsors attended the event that recognized members...
Local residents initiated into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Two local residents were recently initiated into the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.
Calla Jarvie, Luverne, was initiated at Emporia State University.
Erik Tofteland, Luverne, was initiated at South Dakota State University, Brookings.
The Luverne-Adrian FFA Chapter members were honored March 25 during the group’s 2018-19 awards banquet in the Luverne Elementary School commons.
Twenty-two seniors and their parents were honored. They include:
•Greta Ahrendt, daughter of Brad and Angela Ahrendt.
Ellsworth Locker, located in Ellsworth, received ten awards at the 2019 Minnesota Meat Processers Convention in St. Cloud recently.
The annual event received entrants from Minnesota, South Dakota and North Dakota.
Brian and Kathy Chapa, owners of Ellsworth Locker, entered 26 different categories....
The Luverne Area Community Foundation is excited to announce its Spring 2017 Grant Awards in the amount of $27,526.
The following awards were granted:
•Sanford Luverne Medical $6,120 for a transvaginal probe.
•Luverne BackPack Program $5,000 for weekend nutrition needs for students...
Rock County 4-H conducted their annual Presentation Night on Thursday, July 7, with members participating in performing arts, demonstrations, foods review and club banner judging.
This year performances included piano, clarinet solos, a clarinet and guitar duet and a drum solo piece.