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Mid-Prairie’s football players took to the practice field this past week for the school’s annual football camp. The camp took place August 3 through 6 under the direction of head coach …
By Paul Bowker |
8/7/20 02:27 PM
Named to River Valley Elite Team for second consecutive year
2020 pitching record: 5-0, 0.91 ERA
Four-year record: 22-8
Hitting: .400 BA, 31 runs scored, 17 RBIs
8/6/20 05:06 PM
Andy Greiner, the 2020 River Valley Conference Coach of the Year, has resigned as head coach of the Mijd-Prairie High School baseball team.
Greiner submitted his resignation this past …
By Paul D. Bowker |
8/3/20 03:07 PM
The chatter from the Mid-Prairie dugout echoed around the ballpark in Tipton.
Here was a team that had won just one game all season long.
The Golden Hawks had to play their Class 3A softball …
By Paul D. Bowker |
7/30/20 12:08 PM
It’s back to the drawing board for Mid-Prairie administrators.
At the tail end of a three-hour meeting Monday night, Mid-Prairie school board members balked at the administration’s …
Hitting: Home run and 4 RBIs in 7-5 Class 2A tournament win over West Liberty.
For the Week: Four hits in five at-bats, 8 RBIs, 2 HRs, .800 BA.
7/22/20 12:29 PM
Due to COVID-19 pandemic closing schools, the State Speech competition scheduled for Saturday, March 14, in Grinnell, will now be held in schools on Friday, July 17.
As of July 1, …
7/15/20 03:15 PM
Bridget Fisher of the Mid-Prairie FFA chapter was recently presented with a plaque and chapter scholarship check of $1,500 for her first place award for her story on the Hammen Family Farm of rural …
7/15/20 03:13 PM
Speaking to board members Monday, Mid-Prairie Superintendent Mark Schneider affirmed his intention to begin school on Monday, Aug. 24, though he said the situation was still fluid and changes could …
By John Butters |
7/15/20 01:01 PM
The Golden Hawks baseball team posted another strong week, going 3-1 and moving to a 9-3 overall record.
Mid-Prairie sits atop the River Valley South standings with a 7-1 record.
7/8/20 02:44 PM
After not having been able to gather in school since before spring break, the Mid-Prairie High School class of 2020 were together one last time on Sunday to receive their diplomas.
After starting the season with a 10-0, 5-inning win against Northeast on June 15, the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks finished the week with a 2-2 record.
Mid-Prairie’s Friday game at North Cedar …
6/24/20 02:32 PM
Lilou Beachy, a sophomore at Mid-Prairie High School, participated in the inaugural Future Problem Solving International Virtual Conference from June 1-9.
She was selected for the scenario writing …
6/24/20 12:40 PM
Mid-Prairie administrators are recommending a slight adjustment to the district’s 2020-21 calendar.
At Monday’s school board meeting, Superintendent Mark Schneider said that …
Mid-Prairie school board member Jeremy Gugel fills boxes with food at Saturday’s final pop-up food pantry at the Kalona city shop. Volunteers handed out 158 boxes of food – nearly 5,000 …
Following nearly three months of continued publicity, Mid-Prairie’s newest social media star, Busy Bear, is stepping out of the limelight.
The giant teddy bear started as Superintendent Mark …
By Kalen McCain |
6/17/20 01:58 PM
Mid-Prairie school administrators have begun work on the state-mandated “return to learn” program that must be submitted by July 1.
At Monday’s school board meeting, …
When students left school on the afternoon of Friday, March 13, they were looking forward to a week off for spring break. No one knew that it would be the last day of in-person school for the rest of …
As the school year ends, free student lunch programs provided during remote classes are winding down after serving approximately 2,300 meals at Lone Tree, more than 20,000 at Highland and nearly …
By Kalen McCain |
6/11/20 12:24 PM
There will be no prom at Mid-Prairie High School this year.
In a June 3 email to parents and students, Principal Jay Strickland announced the prom cancellation.
“Obviously, this was not …