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May 8, 2012
Commencement event is Friday
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota West Community and Technical College will be organizing its 75th commencement ceremony 7 p.m. Friday at the gymnasium. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony in the commons. The 2012 commencement is open to the public.
May 8, 2012 - 9:41pm
May 20, 2011
Composing their futures
WORTHINGTON -- On a rainy but warm Friday night, a comfortably air-conditioned Worthington High School (WHS) gymnasium was the site of the school's 124th commencement ceremony, at which 137 seniors crossed the stage and bid a fond farewell to their high school careers before a standing-room-only...
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May 20, 2011 - 10:55pm
June 26, 2010
Column: New graduates will keep moving forward
WORTHINGTON -- Just think, 13 years ago we were "graduating" from kindergarten, imagining what it will be like to have a full day of school next year. Then we moved up in the ranks; we had our first crushes -- for some of us they still exist and we are just too shy to tell them. Moving...
opinion / columns / WHS
June 26, 2010 - 12:00am
June 12, 2010
Column: Parents, teachers give life's greatest lessons
WORTHINGTON -- Good evening fellow students, faculty, parents and friends. The big night is finally here. After 12 years of education, we can finally call ourselves high school graduates. It wasn't the easiest or most fun journey, but we made it. We started in elementary school where...
opinion / columns / education / WHS
June 12, 2010 - 12:00am
June 5, 2010
Column: A revolutionary feeling - freedom
WORTHINGTON -- Parents, grandparents, teachers, students, friends, but most importantly graduates; graduates of 2010, it is an honor to you all today. For the past 12 years, we have been bonded together in this small utopia we call "woo town." We have grown together, laughed together,...
opinion / columns / education / WHS
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
May 28, 2010
Hot night, cool WHS graduates
WORTHINGTON -- If the haberdashery displayed by the male graduates of the Worthington High School (WHS) Class of 2010 at the school's 123rd commencement ceremony last night is any indication, the 152 graduates are a diverse bunch indeed. A colorful array of ties in shades of red,...
news / WHS / education
May 28, 2010 - 10:54pm
May 27, 2010
Editorial: Honoring our high school grads
As of Wednesday afternoon, 152 students were poised to receive diplomas Friday night at Worthington High School's commencement ceremony. Several other high school graduations will be taking place around southwest Minnesota in the coming days; our neighbors to the south in northwest...
opinion / education / editorials / WHS
May 27, 2010 - 12:00am
May 14, 2010
Big night at Minnesota West
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May 14, 2010 - 9:51pm
The future is now, but memories will remain
WORTHINGTON -- Thirteen years ago, we were but lowly kindergartners, learning to tie our shoes and count to 100. As we moved up the ranks of schooling, we experienced our first crushes and our first permanent teeth. We started figuring out who are friends were. It was when we entered...
June 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Column: Mr. Rogers provides graduation inspiration
WORTHINGTON -- Good evening and welcome District 518 school board members, faculty, parents, friends and members of the Class of 2008. As we gather here this evening, I cannot help but reflect on the influential words of Mr. Fred Rogers. He once said, "I recently learned that in an...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Spirited seniors celebrate milestone
WORTHINGTON -- "Take my picture, take my picture," implored one soon-to-be Worthington High School (WHS) graduate of her father as two friends urged her to hurry up and take her place in line just prior to the start of the school's 121st commencement exercises. An anticipatory buzz...
news / WHS
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
May 12, 2008
Minnesota West graduation is Friday
WORTHINGTON -- Many students will graduate from the Worthington campus of Minnesota West Community and Technical College Friday. Amy Berg, Amanda Bullerman, Bryan Kramer, Rosemary Lewis, Dana Lindstrom, Clinton Metz, Morgan Roemeling and Phouvieng Sengsavang of Adrian; Matthew...
news / education
May 12, 2008 - 12:00am