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  • HISTORIC HOOSIERS
    Brett Eppley
    Monday, May 02, 2016 3:02 PM
    Students in Cindy Traylor’s fourth-grade class at Southwestern Elementary School participated in an annual biography project Friday with reports about their chosen historic Hoosiers in a “wax museum” presentation.
  • One of a Kind
    Phyllis McLaughlin
    Saturday, April 30, 2016 10:03 AM
    This fall, Karlee Sherman won’t just be a student starting her freshman year at the University of Kentucky – she’ll be a scholar. Sherman recently found out that she is one of 350 students nationwide to receive the 2016 Dell Scholar Program scholarship from the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation.
  • Mock Crash comes with a Real Message
    Brett Eppley
    Friday, April 29, 2016 3:03 PM
    Carroll County High School hosted a mock crash Thursday afternoon to remind students that the freedom of driving also has its dangers.
  • UP ON THE ROOFTOP
    Brett Eppley
    Friday, April 29, 2016 3:02 PM
    Prince of Peace students exiled their principals to the school rooftops Thursday in celebration of student fundraising for a parish project.
  • 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
    Courier Staff Report
    Thursday, April 28, 2016 3:02 PM
    For its final show of the school year, the Shawe Memorial Junior-Senior High School drama department will present a show about a high-stakes competition.
  • EVENING WITH THE ARTS
    Courier Staff Report
    Thursday, April 28, 2016 3:01 PM
    Madison Consolidated High School’s Fine Arts Academy will host an evening with the arts from 7 to 9 p.m. today. The free event will be open to the public and feature live performances and a juried art show in the library.
  • Local students honored by John Paul Chapter of DAR
    Phyllis McLaughlin
    Wednesday, April 27, 2016 3:03 PM
    A Ryker’s Ridge fifth-grader will represent the John Paul Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution at the Indiana DAR State Conference in May.
  • Concert bands compete at ISSMA
    Wednesday, April 27, 2016 3:02 PM
    The Indiana State School Music Association held its state festival concert band contest this month and three Courierarea schools were in attendance over two weekends.
  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016 3:01 PM
    Courierarea schools competed in statewide 2016 Senior Academic Super Bowl events recently with teams in divisions two, three and four. Madison Consolidated High School, Southwestern High School, Shawe Memorial Junior-Senior High School and Switzerland County High School all had teams represented during competition on April 19.
  • Brawner is Lilly Endowment Community Scholar for 2016
    Tuesday, April 26, 2016 3:03 PM
    A Madison Consolidated High School senior has been named the recipient of a four-year, full-tuition scholarship as the Community Foundation of Madison and Jefferson County’s 2016 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar.
  • TCHS PROM COURT
    Tuesday, April 26, 2016 3:02 PM
    The Trimble County High School 2016 prom court has been announced ahead of Saturday’s prom at Hanover College.
  • Jordan Dean wins 2016 Custer Contest
    Phyllis McLaughlin
    Monday, April 25, 2016 3:03 PM
    With a thoughtful and heartfelt presentation of “The Glass Castle,” by Jeannette Walls, Madison Consolidated High School senior Jordan Dean took the top award Sunday in the 105th annual Custer Contest – touted by emcee Lee Strassell as “Madison’s finest tradition.”
  • Students research history of Smyrna Cemetery
    Monday, April 25, 2016 3:02 PM
    Students in Katie Moderau’s eighth-grade history class at Southwestern Middle School presented their findings Sunday after months of researching the Smyrna-Monroe Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
  • POPE JOHN CELEBRATES EARTH DAY
    Saturday, April 23, 2016 10:00 AM
    Students at Pope John Elementary XXIII prepared for Earth Day by learning about recycling. Kindergarten students of Jean Laskowski and Crystie Schultz learned the process of paper making by making their own paper.
  • My Fair Lady
    Courier Staff Report
    Thursday, April 21, 2016 3:03 PM
    The Trimble County High School Drama department is set to walk the streets of London as they take on a classic show that has been successful on stage and the big screen.
  • Custer  contestants take the stage Sunday
    Phyllis McLaughlin
    Thursday, April 21, 2016 3:02 PM
    Fitzgerald. Walls. Dahl. Orwell. O. Henry. Works by these classic writers were selected by five seniors participating in this year’s Custer Contest, set for 5 p.m. Sunday in the Opal E. Sherman Auditorium at Madison Consolidated High School.
  • Gray participates in Hoosier Science and Engineering Fair
    Tuesday, April 19, 2016 3:03 PM
    Southwestern Middle School student Elizabeth Gray participated in the 28th annual Hoosier Science and Engineering Fair on April 2 on the Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis campus.
  • SPRING CLEANING AT ST. PATRICK’S
    Tuesday, April 19, 2016 3:02 PM
    Shawe Memorial High School students did some spring cleaning Saturday as part of a community service project at St. Patrick’s cemetery across from the school.
  • CIVIL WAR
    Saturday, April 16, 2016 9:03 AM
    Carroll County students in grades four through eight were treated to a first-hand look at the lives of soldiers and civilians during the Civil War at a living history event Friday at Carrollton’s Point Park.
  • From Crafts to Calculus
    Saturday, April 16, 2016 9:02 AM
    Seventh-graders at Madison Junior High School learned about career opportunities from local artists, scientists and entrepreneurs during Career Day on Friday.


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