2011-2012 School registration dates and fees

Registration to pay school fees for all grades will be held on Thursday, July 28 and Monday, August 1. School fees (except for required miscellaneous class fees) will be collected for the 2011-2012 school year at these times. The hours for registering on both days are noon-7:00 p.m. ...

Graduation Awards and Honors presented to UHS Seniors

Union High School held its Graduation Awards and Honors night on May 18, at the high school auditorium. Many deserving seniors received scholarships and honors. Those presented with awards were:Erica BarzLa Porte City Lions Club*Community FoundationAmerican Lutheran Women*Best of ClassNational ...

Honor Roll

High School Quarter Four Honor RollA Honor RollShayla Kopriva, Elizabeth Robinson, Shara Schafer, Mitchell Boerm, Kailey Kladivo, Erica Podhajsky, Brendon Boerm, Josie Youel, Samantha Zobel, Lillian Howard, Asma Nsiri, Anthony Palumbo, Shannon Sutart, Allison Zobel, Jonathan Koob, Colin ...

Gladbrook-Reinbeck School Board

By Marcy KnaackCorrespondentThursday evening the Gladbrook-Reinbeck School Board approved the elementary and high school handbooks. The high school handbook set guidelines on Internet policy and 1:1 laptops. Students will be required to keep their laptops in their lockers with a lock on them ...

Elementary Awards

Mrs. Lidgetts 1st grade AwardsOutstanding AttendanceJules Breakenridge, Kaitlyn Calderwood, Gabe Kopriva, Logan Rausch.Counts and writes by 1s, 2s, 5s, and 10s to 100Addie Bradley, Jules Breakenridge, Kaitlyn Calderwood, Camden Clausen, Andi Dvorak, Adam Greiner, Rachelle Heichel, Gabe Kopriva, ...

North Tama Mixed Chorus

The North Tama Mixed Chorus received a Division I rating at State Large Group Contest on May 6 in Earlham.Photo provided

This week at the movies

RioWhen Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with this bird of his dreams. Rated G and will run for 96 minutes.

Larsons welcome home son

Tom and Alexis Larson of Arvada, Colo., would like to announce the birth of their son, Jakob David on March 21. Jakob weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19 inches long. Jakob's proud grandparents are Mark and Janet Larson of Traer and Michael and Ana Adams of Coshocton, Ohio.


The winner of the chair from Staker Furniture and Interiors anniversary sale give away was John Kvidera. Not John Kopriva as printed in the last issue of the Traer Star-Clipper.

Sunrise celebrates the Royal Wedding

On April 29, 2011 at 2:00 PM Sunrise Hill Care & Rehab Care Center hosted a Royal Wedding Reception. We shared information about Prince William and Kate Middleton with those in attendance from Sunrise Hill, Assisted Living Suites, Sunrise Terrace. We toasted to their health and long ...