Society

At the two North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) graduation ceremonies on Friday, May 6, nearly 750 graduates were recognized as earning nearly 900 degrees, diplomas and certificates during the 2021-22 academic year.    Several Honors and Awards were also presented. NIACC’S Class of 2022...
Local students were recently inducted into honor societies at NIACC. Inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa international honor society for two year colleges were Ross Fairbanks DeArmoun, Dedra R. Harris, Hannah Jae Obermeyer and Jaela Jill Parks, all of Northwood, and Kelsie Arlene Kinne, of...
Minnesota State University, Mankato awarded 2,797 degrees to 2,467 students at the end of the spring 2022 semester. Of those awarded were  Erika Hertel, BS, Elementary Education, CERT, Elementary Education STEM, Summa Cum Laude, of Northwood.
The Mason City Area Retired School Personnel Association awarded its annual Merit Awards to Marli Backhaus, a student at Northwood-Kensett High School, and Kennedy Schwiesow, a student at St. Ansgar High School, at their May 16 dinner meeting. This year's $500 award is given to applicants chosen...
There was a Vacation Bible School meeting on Tuesday evening, May 24, held at Bolan Trinity UMC.  Many of the crew leaders, volunteers, plus two pastors, came to receive information from VBS Coordinator Lori Willert regarding the "ZOOMERANG, Returning to the Value of Life!" theme for this year.  It...
National Nursing Home Week this year was from May 8-14. The residents at the Lutheran Retirement Home had many fun filled days. Each day had a different theme, with activities that went along with that theme. Monday was patriotic day, where residents and staff were able to decorate patriotic...
On Thursday evening the Bolan Trinity UM Women met at the Bolan Schoolhouse and Cultural Center for their monthly meeting with Lori Willert as the hostess.  One main item of discussion was the BE BOLD Grant application, and the projects they would like to take on.  They will also continue on the...
Scott and Lori Willert, Joe and Linda Nydegger and Reese Drenth, who resides in Ames, attended the University of Northern Iowa Commencement held at the McLeod Center in Cedar Falls on Saturday morning, May 14.  Kelsie Willert received her MA Degree in Public History.  Cole Willert also graduated...
Fourteen 20's Club members met on Monday, May 9, at the Olson Pavilion at 7 p.m. with hostess Sandy Hyde and co-hostess Sue Loken and Ellen Rineck. The theme for the evening was a Mardi Gras Dessert Party. Becky Hickman, president, called the meeting to order with Becky Tews, secretary, doing roll...
On Monday evening, May 2, Joe and Linda Nydegger attended the NRHEG (New Richland, Hartland, Ellendale, Geneva) 6-12 Band Pops Concert in New Richland, Minnesota.  Evelyn Nydegger, daughter of Larry and Michele, plays bass clarinet in the Jazz Band and the Concert Band. On Thursday evening Michele...

Pages

Northwood Anchor

PO Box 107
Northwood, IA 50459

Comment Here