Elwood freshmen learn the ways of high school through mentoring program
About half the 112 incoming freshmen at Elwood Jr./Sr. High School got a jump on their friends recently by attending a freshman orientation session. Joan Mercer, an English teacher who helped organize the the orientation, said the mentor program, which has been in place for several years, has been effective in new students make the high school transition.
Elwood schools seek election change
Elwood Community Schools is seeking to change the process for the way that members of the school board will be elected starting with the November election.
July 25, 2014
South Madison superintendent contract OK'd
South Madison Community Schools officials Thursday unanimously ratified a new three-year contract for Superintendent Joe Buck, and approved textbook fees for middle and high school students.
Foreign exchange program builds lasting friendships
Paulina Berger returned to her hometown in Olpe, Germany on Friday, but she left something important behind: part of her heart. The 16-year-old spent a year living with three host families in Anderson as part of the Rotary Youth Exchange program.
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Work underway to restore ISU's Normal Hall
The sounds of heavy equipment, impact drills and even a large wrecking ball are evidence of a renovation underway at Normal Hall, Indiana State University's oldest academic building.
July 20, 20141 Photo
HHS class of '66 seeks classmates
The Highland High School Class of '66 will host its 48th class reunion on Aug. 23. Contact information is needed for several classmates.