The Messenger

The Messenger

Board weighs budget options

Persephone Means and Katie Bauer, Staff Writers

April 25, 2015

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Iola USD 257 is not immune to the hardships created for Kansas schools by education cuts at the state level, and with news of more than $500,000 in spending cuts on the horizon for the district, the halls at IHS have been filled...

Iola students show off their ag skills

By Brynna Hollins, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

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Senior Colton Heffern and junior Caitlin Dreher traveled to the Western National Roundup in Denver last month and came home with two top awards and other recognition. The two IHS students competed in the quiz bowl, livestock...

Scholars Bowl is headed to state

By Andrew Waldman, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

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On Jan. 31, the IHS Scholars Bowl team of Jonathan Tidd, Clara Wicoff, Clarie Moran, Garrett Prall, Sarah Gonzalez and Andrew Waldman traveled to Washburn University for Quest, a televised quiz bowl competition. Although the team...

Stressed? Help is on the way

By Persephone Means, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

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Have you ever been so stressed you just want to smash your face into a desk? Don’t fear; you’re not alone. Every day, people deal with a healthy amount of stress, and students at Iola High School are no exception. The spectrum...

IHS Wi-Fi gets a signal boost

By Brock Ver Hoeven, Staff Writer

December 18, 2014

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Recently around the school, you may have noticed that your phone or tablet has a Wi-Fi signal choice called “USD 257 Guest.” With the help of the school’s Safe and Supportive Schools (S3) grant, the technology department...

Not-so-Dead Week

Not-so-Dead Week

November 17, 2014

News