Hills-Beaver Creek

Courtney Fey (left), a student at Edgerton High School, is one of 16 high school students participating in the first Southwest Minnesota Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities. In a CEO showcase event Wednesday evening, May 15, in Luverne, Fey displayed her business, ScrunchOXOX, to visitors like Kristi Scholten from Hills.
Fifteen high school students displayed the results of a new yearlong program intended to prepare enterprising young people for careers in the business community. Southwest Minnesota Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities began in the fall of 2018 as a cooperative vocational education option for up...
Junior and Senior students participating in H-BC’s hydro-aquaponics project are (front, from left) Whitney Elbers, Luke LaRock, Easton Harnack, Grace Bundesen, Bailey Swan, Sidney Fick, Amber Bos, (back) Madison Spath, Sadie Fuerstenberg and Joslyn Birger. They’re pictured during a February gathering in the H-BC High School agriculture room.
Hills–Beaver Creek junior and senior agriculture students are studying aquaponics, a form of agriculture that combines raising fish in tanks (recirculating aquaculture) with soilless plant culture (hydroponics). Aquaponics is a sustainable method of raising both fish and vegetables indoors to...
Gov. Tim Walz signed legislation that allows school districts to count snow days as instructional time without loss of state funding. However many districts, including Luverne, are opting not to use the pass, since they will still be required to pay staff for the contracted school days. In Luverne’...
Nine teachers attended new teacher orientation last week for Luverne Public Schools. Pictured (front row, from left) are Becky Redetzke, Tiffany Veal, Dana Wolf, Susan Bullerman, Alicia Reker, (back) Jason Berghorst, Travis Bullerman, Bryan Snyders and Joseph Stearns.
Nineteen new teachers will be greeting students in the Star Herald coverage area when the 2017-18 school year gets underway Sept. 5. Luverne welcomed nine new instructors, with Ellsworth welcoming two, and Adrian five teachers and one new administrator (see separate story) during this week’s in-...
Luverne High School Honor Roll   Quarter 1 A Honor Roll Seniors: Arham Ahanaf, Griffin Ahrendt, Mariah Aukes, Madison Crabtree, Ariel DeBeer, Jeremiah Dooyema, Marissa Fick, Bergin Flom, Jenica Haas, Marisol Hartshorn, Hanna Honerman, Makayla Huisman, Zayna Hustoft, Christopher Jelken, Taylor Kern...
Luverne: The Luverne High School Class of 2016 will graduate at ceremonies beginning at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 22, in the Cardinal Gym at Luverne Elementary School. The public is welcome. Adrian: Adrian High School commencement will be at 7 p.m. Friday, May 20, in the Adrian High School gymnasium....
H-BC High School Honor Roll   Quarter 3 A Honor Roll Seniors: Tessa Klarenbeek, Trevor Paulsen, Stuart Plimpton, Thea Richards. Juniors: Alyssa Allen, Riley Boese, Jed Burgers, Courtney Kruger, Haley Leuthold, Logan Leuthold, Isaiah Vis. Sophomores: Trenton Bass, Grace Holthaus, Angela Martinyuk,...
The Hills-Beaver Creek Public School Education Foundation has been established to “enhance the educational experiences and opportunities for the students of Independent School District 671 and to facilitate greater student access to scholarships and higher education,” according to its mission...

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