Category: School

Archer boys fall to Fayette, Jennings

A pair of games over the weekend went the wrong way for the Antwerp boys basketball team as the Archers fell to both Fort Jennings and Fayette last weekend. Against the Eagles, the Archers fell behind 11-2 after one quarter and were unable to recover as Fayette posted a 51-39 victory. The visitors from Fulton…

Paulding Falls to Raiders

The annual county game took place this year at Paulding High School between Wayne Trace and the Panthers for high school boys basketball. The varsity match took place after a very competitive JV game that came down to the final second where Paulding sophomore Evan Edwards tossed up a 3 point basket for the Panther…

Wayne Trace Spelling Bee Winner

Friday, December 1, Wayne Trace seventh and eighth grade students participated in their annual junior high spelling bee.  Eighth-grader Faith Meraz, last year’s reigning champion, took first place in the spelling bee, correctly spelling “grandiose” and then “atoll.”  Congratulations to both Faith as well as eighth-grade runner-up, Isaiah Pirani. Congratulations!

EAST ALLEN UNIVERSITY STUDENT RECEIVES HIGH HONORS AT STATE LEVEL

INTESOL (Indiana Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) Journal editors accepted original K-12 ELL student artwork for consideration for the cover of the Fall 2017 journal issue. Artwork of any medium such as sketching, painting, sculpture, collage, etc… were accepted from several students throughout the State of Indiana. The 2017 Fall journal cover…

Synergy does fall clean-up

Students from SYNERGY Learning Center recently spent time at Hiestand Woods Park in Van Wert, doing a fall clean-up, and putting picnic tables away for winter.  The students are:  Owen Denny (Wayne Trace), Michael Nash (Van Wert), Justin Roberts (Van Wert), Larry Stahl (Wayne Trace) James West (Lincolnview), Max Maroney (Crestview), Mr. Dan Kline (SYNERGY…

NSCC’s Medical Assisting AND Phlebotomy Technician Students Recognized in Ceremony

Nine students completing Northwest State Community College’s medical assisting associate degree or phlebotomy technician certificate program were recently recognized in a special ceremony held for the graduates. Both options lead to entry-level positions in the health care field, and students earning the phlebotomy technician certificate may choose to continue their education for an associate degree…

Fort Wayne Mad Ants INVADE the MAC Gym

Antwerp – The MAC Gym will be hosting the Fort Wayne Mad Ants professional basketball team on Tuesday, December 19, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. The Mad Ants are a member of the NBA G-league. Players and coaches from the Mad Ants will work on fundamentals with youth players of all ages during the hour.…

Rain forest Live @ Antwerp Elementary

On Monday, December 4, 2017, The Rainforest Live out of Wapakoneta visited Antwerp Elementary School to give students a rainforest experience through an educational assembly during the school day and a full-length show later that evening. Students were able to see and learn about monkeys, birds, snakes, lemurs, alligators, and sloths up close and personal.

Oakwood D.A.R.E. Graduation

On December 1, Paulding County D.A.R.E. program held a D.A.R.E. graduation for Oakwood Elementary 5th graders. Graduation is a time for the students to think back on what they have learned in D.A.R.E. and time to reward the kids for completing the 12-week program. At the end of the program, each student writes an essay.…

OAKWOOD ELEMENTARY STUDENTS READ TO EACH OTHER

Oakwood Elementary first grader, Alayna Elston is shown sharing a Christmas story with her classmates. She is a student in Mrs. Caroline Arend’s class. The students have some time each morning to read various books. Each morning a student is selected to share one of the books he/she read with their classmates in order to…

students recognized for winning poster contest

Fourth grade Antwerp Elementary students Brianna Dzib and Amelia Graham were recently recognized for winning the annual recycling poster contest sponsored by Paulding County Waste Management Education and Awareness (WMEA). Dzib won first place at Antwerp and earned $25 for her artwork. Graham was one of four county winners who will have her artwork displayed…