Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 30 Jan 2015 06:15:07 EDTFri, 30 Jan 2015 06:15:07 EDT For Tots For Tots, a new program from Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency, sends parents prompts to help foster literacy at an early age.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTSt. Eds to hold Kindergarten Roundup Edmond Catholic School will hold Kindergarten Roundup on Feb. 4 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. This event will be for students entering kindergarten in Fall 2015 and their parents.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTFDSH A Cappella Choir receives award Dodge Senior High's A Cappella Choir earned first runner-up for best concert choir and the award for best alto section at the 28th annual Onalaska Classic Choral Competition in Wisconsin.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTArea students make GVU President's List area students have been named to the President's List at Grand View University, Des Moines, for the 2014 fall semester. President's List honorees must earn a grade point average of 4.0 while carrying at least 12 hours of classes.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTFD gets first middle school maker's space in Iowa Dodge Middle School is getting a maker's space. The Fort Dodge Alumni Association donated $7,000 to the school Thursday for the creative activities station. According to Sondra Holmstrom, alumni board member, it's a first for Iowa.Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT