High school students who were recently awarded the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship include Brandon Quam, Eagan High School; Nathan Tysk, Simley High School; and Alexandra Vujovich, South St. Paul High School.
On June 13, U.S. Rep. and retired USMC Col. John Kline presented six St. Thomas Academy cadets with the Commandant's Award for Leadership. This new award recognizes cadets who best exemplify proactive leadership at a schoolwide level.
Bluegrass in the Village, a new event, will be offered from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, July 8, at Dakota City Heritage Village at the Dakota County Fairgrounds in Farmington. Four bands will perform and village buildings will open.
One of the most exciting finishes to watch in athletics is a close finish. It makes little difference if it is a team effort or an individual sport. If the final outcome is not known for sure until the last second, it can be what we often call a heart stopper.