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September 9, 2013
Talking it over: Exciting start to school year
The new school year is off to an exciting start as students and staff begin the year in their brand new ‘digs.’ It is wonderful to see the progress made over the last few months and what a beautiful, almost new, school we now have. The classrooms are nice and big and have great...
September 9, 2013 - 11:28am
August 28, 2013
Hancock School Board readies for new year School construction project remains on schedule
By Sue Dieter Construction is nearly done at the Hancock Public School and members of the school board are likewise gearing up for the 2013-2014 school year. On Monday, board members heard that the school will be ready for students on the first day of classes, which is Sept. 3....
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August 28, 2013 - 10:31am
Talking it over: 22 years of reporting
Every Aug. 1, I observe an important anniversary. Not my wedding anniversary or even the anniversary of my birth but rather the milestone of another year as editor of this newspaper. This year I passed the twenty-second year mark. Unbelievable! As I reflect on those years, I am astounded...
August 28, 2013 - 10:27am
August 15, 2013
Street repair work approved in Hancock
There is just enough summer left for work to be done on some of the city streets. At their meeting on Monday night, the Hancock city council members approved cracksealing and sealcoating for several streets. Basically, they were told that most of the streets in town look good, but...
August 15, 2013 - 9:53am
Help needed to move back into Hancock classrooms
The remodel and build process started at the end of May with Hancock Public School students helping to move equipment, furniture, books, and other materials out of the high school and 1960s addition of the school. This process took two days. Without their help this process would have...
August 15, 2013 - 9:51am
Buddies sponsors Dragon Boat team
The Starbuck Dragon boat competition last Saturday included a team from Hancock which was sponsored by Buddies. The team of twenty men and women did well in the competition finishing in seventh place out of 26 teams.
August 15, 2013 - 9:50am
Talking it over: Appreciate the efforts
The County Fair is over and I hope you enjoyed it as much as I did. There are so many great things to do at the fair, go on rides, eat, look at exhibits, eat, watch the free entertainment, eat, attend grandstand events and of course, eat again. You may have gotten the idea of what...
August 15, 2013 - 9:45am
August 14, 2013
Orientation, open houses set at Hancock School
Seventh grade orientation at the Hancock school will take place on Monday, Aug. 26 at 5 p.m. in the media center at the School. The elementary open house date will be Wednesday, Aug. 28. Pre-K will meet at 4 p.m., kindergarten at 4:30 p.m., first grade at 5 p.m., second grade at...
August 14, 2013 - 1:23pm
Talking it over: Two time the fun
Last week my husband and I spent three days with our twin granddaughters who are two years old. This was the first time we had the twins alone at our home and at first I was a bit apprehensive as to whether they would get homesick or not. We met our son half-way on Wednesday night...
August 14, 2013 - 1:20pm
July 15, 2013
Swenson resigns as city clerk
The Hancock City Council will hold a special meeting on Monday, July 15 at 7 p.m. to accept the resignation of city clerk Andrea Swenson. Swenson has accepted another position. The council members will then decide how to proceed with filling the position.
July 15, 2013 - 9:41am
July 11, 2013
Alexis Staples named Little Miss Hancock
Alexis Staples was named the 2013 Little Miss Hancock. Morgan Kisgen was first runner-up and Ellie Krusemark was second runner-up. Annette Kratz of the Cutting Edge presented a gift to DeLaynie Naig for being named Miss Congeniality. The girls answered on-stage questions, described...
July 11, 2013 - 11:03am
Closed session takes up most of Hancock city council meeting
The Hancock City Council members opened their meeting Monday night at 7 p.m. At 7:05 Mayor Bruce Malo announced that the meeting would be closed for a special meeting regarding employee evaluation. One hour later the meeting was re-opened to the public with the announcement that the...
July 11, 2013 - 10:59am
Talking it over: A wonderful Fourth
I hope you all enjoyed the July Fourth weekend as much as I did. It was filled with good fun, great food, fabulous weather and lots of opportunities for family and friends to gather. The weekend began for many of us with the Little Miss Hancock program on Wednesday night and then...
July 11, 2013 - 10:56am
July 3, 2013
Mars Candy founder has ties to Hancock
In a tiny cemetery on the west edge of Lake Emily, there is a gravesite for Charley M. Mars. The son of S.S. and E. A. Mars, Charley died just one month short of his sixth birthday. The cause of death is unknown, but this gravesite is proof of something much more monumental: the birthplace...
July 3, 2013 - 9:44am
Full schedule of events for July 4 weekend in Hancock
“How sweet it is” is the theme of this year’s Hancock July 4 parade and celebration. The majority of events will take place on Thursday, July 4 with just a few things during the weekend. On Wednesday, July 3 there will be a street dance at Inn Like Flinn’s starting at 8...
July 3, 2013 - 9:39am