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Week of Oct. 24-28

TUESDAY, Oct. 25 - Chicken patty on a bun, baked beans, Drake fries, cole slaw, pears, bread slice, milk variety.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 26 - Pepperoni pizza, romaine lettuce with ham, cheese and croutons, rosy applesauce, fruit snacks, bread slice, milk variety.

THURSDAY, Oct. 27 - Shrimp, mashed potatoes with butter, green beans, fresh oranges, pink ribbon cake, bread slice, milk variety.

FRIDAY, Oct. 28 - Italian dunkers, garlic cheesy bread, carrot sticks and broccoli with dressing, peaches, bread slice, milk variety.

Scholarships available

Scholarships available in the high school office:

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota Scholarship: Seniors who are sons, daughters, grandsons, or granddaughters of a veteran. Deadline is March 15.

American Legion Auxiliary Past Presidents Health Care Scholarship: Seniors going into any health care field. Deadline is March 15.

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship for Non-Traditional Students: Non-traditional students who are a member of The American Legion Auxiliary or Sons of the American Legion. Deadline is March 1.

American Legion Auxiliary Children of Warriors National President Scholarship: Seniors who are daughters, stepdaughters, sons, stepsons, grandsons, granddaughters, great-grandsons of veterans who served in the Armed Forces during eligible dates.

American Legion Auxiliary spirit of Youth Scholarship -- for Junior Members: Seniors and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Deadline is March 1.

Farm Credit Service Scholarship: Seniors who are from an actively farming or ranching family OR planning to pursue an agricultural. Deadline is March 1.

Heart Research Scholarship: Minnesota seniors, college freshman, sophomores, or juniors with an interest in the health science area.

Apply online at Deadline is Nov. 18.

St. Thomas Science, Mathematics and Engineering Scholarships: Seniors applying to St. Thomas. Deadline is Dec. 1.

AXA Achievement Scholarship: Seniors who are active in their community, have led a project that benefits others and overcome personal challenges. Apply online Deadline is Dec. 15.

Horatio Alger Scholarship: Seniors we are pursuing a bachelor's degree at an accredited institution, have critical financial need, involved in co-curriculars and have a minimum GPA of 2.0. Deadline is Oct. 30.

AXA Achievement Community Scholarship: Seniors who show ambition and drive, respect for self, family and community and ability to succeed in college. Download an application at Deadline is Feb. 1.

Important dates

Oct. 25: 10 a.m. Marines

Oct. 26: EXPLORE test eighth graders

Nov. 2: 9 a.m. Representative from U of M - Morris

Nov. 3: ASVAB

Nov. 4: End of first quarter

Nov. 4-6: Fall Play

Nov. 8: 11 a.m. Representative from Mayville State

Nov. 16: PLAN test 10th graders

Nov. 21: 8:30 a.m. Representative from Dickinson State University

Nov. 29: 10 a.m. Representative from Bemidji State University

Community Ed classes

Small Willow Basket will be held Oct. 26 at 6:30 p.m. The fee is $20.

Wednesday Night Volleyball is from 7-9 p.m. The fee is $3 per night.



Week of Oct. 24-28

MONDAY, Oct. 24 - Chicken enchiladas, black beans and rice, mixed fruit, sandwich, milk.

TUESDAY, Oct. 25 - Build your own sandwich, chips, juice, orange wedges, milk.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 26 - Cheeseburger mac, green beans, sandwich, grapes, milk.

THURSDAY, Oct. 27 - Grilled cheese, tomato soup, pears, milk.

FRIDAY, Oct. 28 - Breakfast sandwich, juice, applesauce, milk.



Week of Oct. 24-28

MONDAY, Oct. 24 -Pizza hotdish, French bread, green beans, banana, milk.

TUESDAY, Oct. 25 - Chicken nuggets, French fries, California blend vegetables, French bread, peaches, milk.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 26 - Bacon cheeseburger, criss cut fries, baked beans, pears, milk.

THURSDAY, Oct. 27 - hamburger gravy over mashed potatoes, corn, dinner roll, pineapple, milk.

FRIDAY, Oct. 28 - Chili, cheese slice, crackers, cinnamon roll, applesauce, milk.

Community Ed

Giggles and Ghosts will be held Oct. 18 from 3:15-5 p.m. in the FACS room. The fee is $5.

After School 4-H is held the second Thursday of each month from 3:30-4:45 p.m. in the commons area.

Bone Builders will be held Mondays and Thursdays from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in the Old School Center gym. This is free.

About Students

The following local students are members of the Bemidji State University Wind Ensemble:

Blackduck: Cathy Frenzel, trumpet, freshman, music teacher certification.

Pennington: Axel Ross, percussion, sophomore, music liberal arts.