Education Briefs

Investment in Ag Futures scholars named

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the recipients of the Investment in Ag Futures Scholarship. Kala Zwiefel, of Algona, was one of the recipients. This scholarship was established at Iowa Lakes Community College in 2010 as a result of industry partnerships and ...

Pocahontas 4-H Scholarship deadline Feb. 1

POCAHONTAS — Due to the generous support of the Pocahontas County 4-H Endowment, up to 10 $500 scholarships will be awarded to 4-H’ers who are in 12th grade and who will attend college in the fall of 2018. Applications are available at the office or online at ...

Palo Alto County Scholarship awarded

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the 2017-18 recipients of the Palo Alto County Scholarship. The 2017-18 area recipients are Dalton Connelly, Kindra Marges and Jackie Tonderum, all of Emmetsburg. The Palo Alto County Scholarship was established in 1999 at Iowa ...

Jackson is O’Round the Loch Run scholar

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the 2017-18 recipient of the O’Round the Loch Run Scholarship. The 2017-18 recipient is Katherine Jackson, of Emmetsburg. Since 2002, the annual O’Round the Loch Run has funded a scholarship at Iowa Lakes Community College. ...

Kahler Memorial Scholarship given

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the 2017-18 recipients of the Mary J. Kahler Memorial Scholarship. The 2017-18 area recipient is Philkeith Sagini, of Emmetsburg. Arthur Kahler, of Bancroft, established the Mary J. Kahler Memorial Scholarship at Iowa Lakes ...

Farm Credit Services scholarship awarded

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the 2017-18 recipients of the Farm Credit Services of America Scholarships. They are Levi Gardewine, of Rolfe; and Luke Nielsen, of Gilmore City. Established in 2009, the Farm Credit Services of America Scholarship demonstrates ...

Palo Alto Health Care scholars announced

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the 2017-18 recipients of the Palo Alto County Health Care Scholarship. The 2017-18 recipients are Kindra Marges and Sarah Simington, both of Emmetsburg. In 2008, Palo Alto County Health System of Emmetsburg established the Palo ...

Ruiz is Judith L. Johnson Music scholar

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the 2017-18 recipient of the Judith L. Johnson Music Scholarship. The 2017-18 recipient is Natalie Ruiz, of Emmetsburg. Established by the Johnson family in 2011 at Iowa Lakes Community College, the Judith L. Johnson Memorial ...

Albee Environmental Studies scholars named

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the 2017-18 recipients of the HG Albee Environmental Studies Scholarships. The 2017-18 area recipients are: Christopher Amdahl, Estherville; Rachel Meyer, Estherville; Luke Larson, Titonka; Madison Beenken, Titonka; and Noah ...

4-H/FFA beef weigh-in deadline is Saturday

POCAHONTAS — All market beef animals that will be exhibited at the 2018 Pocahontas County Fair will need to attend beef weigh-in Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the Dale Wenell farm, 11413 500th St., Albert City. Those needing market beef animals identified for the Iowa State Fair or ...

HG Albee Criminal Justice Scholarship awarded

EMMETSBURG — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the recipients of the HG Albee Criminal Justice Scholarship. The 2017-18 recipients from the area are: Joshua Petrich, Graettinger; and Brady Flint, Ruthven. The HG Albee Memorial Scholarship has benefited many Iowa Lakes ...

Thomas Lee Bortvit Scholarship awarded

EMMETSBURG — The 2017-18 recipient of the Thomas Lee Bortvit Memorial Scholarship is Joshua Petrich, of Graettinger. The Thomas Lee Bortvit Memorial Scholarship was created by his family and friends in honor of an honest, hardworking, responsible young man who always thought ...

Gene Leonard Memorial Scholarship awarded

EMMETSBURG — The Iowa Lakes Community College recently released the names of the Gene Leonard Memorial Scholarships. The 2017-18 area recipients are: Emmetsburg — Emily Berkland, Dalton Connelly, Grant Deitering, Shelby Loomis, Austin Noll; Graettinger — Ethan Boughey, Zach Girres, ...

Broadcasters Association Foundation Scholarship awarded

ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the recipients of the Iowa Broadcasters Association Foundation Scholarships. Ethan Boughey, of Graettinger, is a recipient. The Iowa Broadcasters Association Foundation funds annual scholarships to Iowa two-year or ...

HG Albee Arts and Science Scholarships awarded

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the recipients of the HG Albee Arts and Science Scholarships. The area 2017-18 recipients for Arts and Sciences are: Algona — Chase Rooney; Graettinger — Donelle Kerr and Jordan Thompson. The HG Albee Memorial Scholarship ...

HG Albee Engineering Technology Scholarship awarded

ESHTERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announce the 2017-18 recipients of the HG Albee Memorial Scholarships. Area recipients are Connor Moffitt and Brent Wesley, both of Emmetsburg. The HG Albee Memorial Scholarship has benefited many Iowa Lakes Community College students ...

Kossuth County Event Scholarship awarded

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announce the 2017-18 recipients of the Kossuth County Event Scholarship. The 2017-18 area recipients are: Algona — Jordan Eischeid, Nick Mergen, Jase Rooney, Kala Zwiefel; Titonka — Madison Beenken, Luke Larson; West Bend — Larae ...

HG Albee Aviation/Airport Management Scholarship awarded

ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the recipients of the HG Albee Aviation/Airport Management Scholarship. The 2017-18 area recipients for Aviation and Airport Management are: Christopher Gent, Fenton; and Mason Herrig, Emmetsburg. The HG Albee Memorial ...

Iowa Central Students in the Arts named

The following Iowa Central Community College students were recently selected as Students in the Arts. They are as follows: Vocal: Benjamin Chavers, Austin McNeeley, Shantell Rasty and Elizabeth Chavers. Instrumental: Samantha Cordero, Kylee Shannon, John Owens, Jessica Egesdal. Art: ...

Iowa Central Students in the Arts named

The following Iowa Central Community College students were recently selected as Students in the Arts. They are as follows: Vocal: Benjamin Chavers, Austin McNeeley, Shantell Rasty and Elizabeth Chavers. Instrumental: Samantha Cordero, Kylee Shannon, John Owens, Jessica Egesdal. Art: ...