Popkes earns degree
Nancy Popkes, Ellsworth, has earned her Master of Science degree in nursing/education online from Western Governors University.
SDSU announces Fall 2018 graduates
Several area students met the requirements for a degree and/or certificate program following the Fall 2018...
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.
Six Rock County 4-H senior members were selected as recipients for the 2019 4-H scholarships.
Recipients, 4-H club, sponsor scholarship, and parents are as follows:
•Michael Kinsinger; Magnolia Juniors; Teal’s Market and Reisch scholarships; son of Shawn and Teresa Kinsinger, Luverne.
The Rock County 4-H Executive Committee selected five seniors to receive the 2017 4-H Scholarships.
Moriah Flanagan from Garretson High School will receive scholarships from sponsors Teal’s Market and the Marcel Reisch Scholarship Fund. She is a member of the Springdell 4-H Club.
It’s healthy for children to be involved in activities, but not all families can afford them.
That’s why the Luverne Child Guide Program is accepting donations for a scholarship program to help all young people have the same access to educational and developmental outcomes.
“The program helps...
After 16-year-old Chris Ashby was killed in an auto accident July 5, 2006, his parents, Barb and Gene Ashby, established a scholarship in his honor.
The first Christopher Martin Ashby Memorial Scholarship was awarded the following spring in honor of their only child.
In 2008, the year Chris would...
UNL names Luverne grad Superior Scholar
The University of Nebraska, Lincoln, has awarded Erica Marshall, Luverne, the title of Superior Scholar for graduating in the top three percent of her college’s senior class. She is a senior in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
The Rock County 4-H Executive Committee has selected recipients of the 2016 4-H scholarships. Seven 4-H scholarships are being awarded this year. Sponsors include Glen’s Food Center and the Marcel Reisch Scholarship Fund.
Ryleigh Beers will receive the 4-H scholarship sponsored by Glen’s Food...
College of St. Mary, Omaha, announces Fall 2015 dean’s list
The College of St. Mary in Omaha, Nebraska, has named Anna Tofteland, Luverne, to the Fall 2015 dean’s list. To qualify, students must earn at least 12 graded credits and at least a 3.5 grade point average.
Tofteland is a sophomore...
SDSU awards scholarships to
Andrea Severtson, Kenneth, will receive the Yellow and Blue Scholarship for the academic year at South Dakota State University, Brookings.
The scholarship is part of the Jackrabbit Guarantee which awards a minimum $1,000 academic scholarship to incoming...