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Clear Lake student diagnosed with pertussis



Wednesday, 23 May 2012 11:21

County, school advise parents

    The Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health has investigated nine cases of pertussis over the past week, including one in Clear Lake.
    School officials were alerted to a Clear Creek Elementary School student diagnosed with pertussis (whooping cough) last week.  School Nurse Julie Livingston said the


Ventura awards diplomas



Wednesday, 16 May 2012 11:29

    The following honors and awards were presented to Ventura High School graduates at Commencement ceremonies Sunday, May 13:
    KIMT Scholastic All-Stars: Kaitlyn Chizek, Kyle Lundgren.
    Globe Gazette Star Class: Art, Breannah Noland; Language & Technology, Alex Young; Math, Science & Music, Kaitlyn Chizek; Social Science, Chase Smith; Female Athlete, Mandi Thoe; Male Athlete, Joel Watson.


Random Rocks of Kindness



Wednesday, 16 May 2012 11:27

by Michelle Watson
    Amy Palmer has found a unique way to incorporate a hobby with spreading some cheer and fun.  Palmer is using her talent of mosaicing to create “Random Rocks of Kindess.”
    “I’ve become addicted to Pinterest (an online idea board).  I combined a few different ideas I found there,” said Palmer. 


School Board approves hires



Wednesday, 16 May 2012 11:25

Improvements at Lions Field, Stillman Auditorium discussed

    The Clear Lake School Board approved the hiring of four full-time employees Monday night.
    Bart Smith, who has served the district as a para educator has been named as a full-time physical education instructor at the high school.  Smith also moved up from assistant coach to head girls basketball coach at CLHS for the 2011-12 season.  Joining Smith as a new staff member at the high school will be Lori Riley, named as a full-time high school guidance counselor.  Current guidance counselor Cathy Spotts asked and was granted part-time status.


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