Tina Barness of Ossian was recently named Minnesota Elementary School Counselor of the Year by the Minnesota School Counselor’s Association (MSCA). Barness is the daughter of the Rev. Wayne and Irmgard Ellingson; granddaughter of Thelma Ellingson of Decorah and Minna Hein of Mabel.
Over $40,000 in local scholarships were awarded to the graduating seniors of Fillmore Central during a special awards ceremony on Tuesday, May 19, at the high school.
With summer just around the corner it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Fillmore Central Schools will be providing free meals for children this summer!
Fillmore County Extension and area ag instructors will be holding youth tractor safety training again this year Monday, June 8, through Wednesday, June 10.
The awards program topped off the annual banquet of the Fillmore County 4-H Horse Project earlier this year at the Extension office in Preston.
The Mabel-Canton Music Department has announced the date of its spring music concerts.
The Mabel-Canton High School has released the honor roll for the third quarter of the 2014-2015 school year.
Fillmore Central High School has released the names of students earning a place on the third quarter honor rolls for the 2014-2015 school year. The students are listed below by class.
The Fillmore Central Band Department announces its upcoming concert on Monday, April 27, at 8 p.m. in the high school varsity gym in Harmony.
Rep. Tim Walz (D-Minn.) kicked off the 2015 Congressional Art Competition recently by inviting high school students from across Minnesota’s First District to submit their artwork for the contest.
Congratulations to the Fillmore Central High School band and choir for their recent "Superior" ratings at the Minnesota State High School League’s Large Group Music Contest. This year's festival was held at Fillmore Central High School on Tuesday, March 17.
In recognition of the Month of the Military Child and National Poetry Month in April, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) announced that he is hosting his fourth annual poetry contest for Minnesota students. The theme of this year's contest is "Celebrating the Veteran in My Life."
The Fillmore Central Elementary School will have its annual Kindergarten Round-up information meeting for parents and visitation for students on Tuesday, March 31, at 6:30 p.m. in the elementary gym in Preston. Attendees should use the elementary entrance.
The Mabel-Canton Elementary School in Mabel will have its annual kindergarten round-up informational meeting for parents and their child on Friday, March 20, at 9 a.m.