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Seniors Enjoy Class Trip

This past November 8-11, the senior class of Southwest MN Christian High School participated in their first annual trip to Washington D.C. All told 23 of us traveled by plane to enjoy the sights and sounds that our nation’s capital

PAS Scene of Mock Drill

By Jill Fennema –  On Saturday, Dec. 1, emergency response workers from around the area participated in a mock drill at the Pipestone Area High School. The drill simulated an active shooter and an explosion in a school setting. This

Retires from Drooger’s

Lila Bleyenburg (center) is retiring from Drooger’s Food Center. According to her employer, she has been a model employee for the past 40 years. She started working for Village Market, the name of the store before it became Drooger’s Food

Shared Blessings

Live kidney donor feels saved by grace; returns favor by saving his pastor – By Lori Sorenson, Rock County Star Herald –  Pastor Billy Skaggs told his Living Rock Church congregation last summer that his kidney was failing. He was on

Employees Honored

Edgebrook Care Center has recognized four extraordinary people this year for their Champion Awards program. The awards program looks for both staff and volunteers that fulfill the mission of sharing God’s love in word and deed each day and go

SCHOOL NEWS from Edgerton Christian Elementary

Edgerton Christian Elementary has completed 12 weeks of school as we approach this Thanksgiving Break! We have had a great start with much learning and fun along the way. In this week’s school news, you’ll see a few snapshots of

Busy As A Bee

Beekeepers prepare for winter – As farmers are finishing up their corn harvest and preparing for the long, cold winter, local beekeepers are also working to prepare their colonies for the brutal weather that is all too common in our

Academic Achievement

Chynna Berning, a senior volleyball player at EHS, received the Minnesota Volleyball Academic All State Award. Congratulations Chynna!

School News from ECES Kingdom Kids Preschool

We’ve had a great start to our year! We have ten friends in our threes class (T, Th) and fifteen friends in our fours class (M, W, F) so our room is busy. We started the year in both classes

Open House Door Prize Winners

Last week was Holiday Open House in Edgerton. Main Street merchants hold this open house each year at the beginning of November to welcome shoppers into their stores for the beginning of the holiday shopping season. This year, each business