Education Briefs

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: ...

ILCC names dual credit scholars

ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the recipients of the Iowa Lakes High School Dual Credit Scholarships. The 2017-18 area recipients are: Algona — Nick Mergen, Jase Rooney, Kala Zwiefel; Cylinder — Michelle Goodman; Early — Zach Roling; Emmetsburg ...

CCS preschool registration open for 2018-19 year

Community Christian School is now taking registrations for its 3-year-old preschool and free 4-year-old preschool for the 2018-19 school year. Space is limited and applications are taken on a first come, first-served basis. The Community Christian Preschool qualifies for the state ...

Weir receives Insurance Scholarship at ILCC

ESTHERVILLE — Ali Weir, of Emmetsburg, is the Iowa Lakes Community College recipient of the 2017-18 Hughes, Brennan & Wirtz Insurance Scholarship. The Hughes, Brennan & Wirtz Insurance Agency Scholarship was started in 2014. This scholarship is established to assist an Emmetsburg ...

HG Albee Music Scholarships awarded at Iowa Lakes

ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes Community College recently announced the recipients of the HG Albee Music Scholarships. The area 2017-18 recipients are: Ruthven— Sara Alexander; Graettinger — Donelle Kerr; Emmetsburg — Jordan Cole, Alli Enriquez, Dylie Weisbrod. The HG Albee Memorial ...

Schafer Memorial Scholarship awarded

EMMETSBURG — Zachary Brown, of West Bend, is the recipient of the 2017-18 Don and Kay Schafer Memorial Scholarship. The Don and Kay Schafer Memorial Scholarship was established at Iowa Lakes Community College by their family and friends. Don was a graduate of the West Bend High School and ...

Pocahontas 4-H scholarship applications due Feb. 1

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

Syverson Memorial Scholarship awarded

EMMETSBURG — Nate Harris, of Graettinger, is the recipient of the 2017-18 Duane Syverson Memorial Scholarship. In 2001, the Duane Syverson Memorial Scholarship was established at Iowa Lakes Community College. Syverson worked in the Estherville area for over 40 years as a mason doing concrete ...

Iowa Lakes Alumni scholarship awarded

EMMETSBURG — Since 1989 the Alumni and Friends Association has funded scholarships for Iowa Lakes Community College students. Requirements include full-time enrollment, child of alumni or returning alumni themselves (minimum two years out), minimum 30 Iowa Lakes credits earned as of the ...