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  • Girls’ Cross Country Makes History at Hawkeye Ten Meet

    Girls’ Cross Country Makes History at Hawkeye Ten Meet

    Parson Covington, Contributor

    October 18, 2017

    The girls’ cross country team made history Thursday night in Clarinda. The running Rams swept the Hawkeye-Ten Conference titles, including both varsity and junior varsity titles. For the Lady Rams, this meant taking home a title for the first time since 1985: another addition to their historic season. The team title did not come easy for the girls. Both Glenwood and Denison-Schleswig totaled 56 points, leaving the tiebreaker to the team’s ...

    Junior Lacey Jackson was Glenwood's highest finisher, placing 7th at the conference meet.

    Photo by Magnus Bernsten

  • Teaming up to Improve Writing Skills

    Teaming up to Improve Writing Skills

    Lillian Becker, Contributor

    October 17, 2017

    Over 70 students met in the Glenwood High School cafeteria on October 6 to collaborate on ninth grade narratives for instructor Robin Hundt.  The eleventh grade AP English students met with the freshmen students to help them edit their narratives. These students met during seminar, and many had a great learning experience. Junior Cooper Silvius said, “ I think that editing the ninth graders’ essays helped me to know how to edit my own essay...

    Freshman Gavin Biermann receives help on his narrative essay from junior Brett Mower.

    Photo by Robin Hundt

  • Boys’ Cross Country Takes Hawkeye Ten Title for Second Straight Year

    Boys’ Cross Country Takes Hawkeye Ten Title for Second Straight Year

    Nick Stavas, Managing Editor

    October 17, 2017

    The boys’ cross country team had a fantastic night Thursday at the Hawkeye Ten Championship Meet. Junior runners Mason Parks and Parson Covington led the Rams to a conference title for the second straight season. Parks was the individual champion while Covington came in a close second place. Parks recorded a time of 17:59 to edge Covington by three seconds. The rest of Glenwood’s team placed in solid positions as well to aid the Rams to a victory. J...

    Junior Mason Parks was crowned 2017 Hawkeye Ten Champion after recording a time of 17:59 at Clarinda Thursday.

    Photo by Magnus Bernsten

  • Rams Punch Ticket to Postseason after Rout of Winterset

    Rams Punch Ticket to Postseason after Rout of Winterset

    Nick Stavas, Managing Editor

    October 16, 2017

    The Glenwood Rams (7-1, 5-1) are officially headed back to the postseason. A 28-0 blowout of the Winterset Huskies (5-3, 4-2) Friday night secured a runner-up spot in District 7 and punched Glenwood’s ticket to the Class 3A State Playoffs for the third consecutive year under Head Coach Cory Faust. Coming off three straight 20+ point victories, Faust called Friday’s win his team’s best overall performance of the season in a game that see...

    Junior tailback Noah Carter (32) racked up 219 yards and three scores in Glenwood's 28-0 trouncing of Winterset

    Photo by Ryan Schnurr

  • Students Wear Red to Combat Heart Disease

    Students Wear Red to Combat Heart Disease

    Gable Thompson, Contributor

    October 13, 2017

    To help prevent heart disease and raise awareness, Guidance Counselor Kathleen Loeffelbein has set up a week of activities called Red Out. Students attended an assembly on Tuesday and dressed in red for Tuesday’s volleyball game and Friday’s home football game. Heart disease is the number one cause of death in Iowa according to the American Heart Association. It is their job to help raise awareness about heart disease and help people make h...

    Senior volleyball players Jenny Myers, Caitlyn Cornick, Emily Todd and Sierra Stouder get students pumped up for the volleyball game at the Red Out assembly.

    Photo by Jackie Postlewaite

News

Teaming up to Improve Writing Skills

Teaming up to Improve Writing Skills

Lillian Becker, Contributor

Over 70 students met in the Glenwood High School cafeteria on October 6 to collaborate on ninth grade narratives for instructor Robin Hundt.  The eleventh grade AP English students met with the freshmen students to help t...

October 17, 2017No Comments

Marching Band Gears Up for Competition

Isabella Milone, Contributor

The Glenwood Marching Band dominated their competition, which took place at GCHS October 7. Eleven bands were in attendance, including 1A, 2A and 3A schools. Glenwood’s band took first place, outplaying and outscoring Harla...

October 13, 2017No Comments

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Feature

Reggie Stivers Cheers on the Rams for 25 Years

Reggie Stivers Cheers on the Rams for 25 Years

Emily Todd, Contributor

All the Ram Fans have seen him. He leads out every sport team and gets the crowd pumped up for the game. Reggie Stivers is possibly the biggest Ram fan in Glenwood. His entire life has revolved around sports. “Reggie was ...

October 16, 2017No Comments

  • Teacher Feature: Q&A with Instructor Joe Luther October 12, 2017
  • Glenwood Welcomes Newcomers October 9, 2017
  • D&D Students Search for Adventure September 21, 2017
  • Marching Band Hard At Work Preparing for Upcoming Performances September 20, 2017

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Sports

Girls’ Cross Country Makes History at Hawkeye Ten Meet

Girls’ Cross Country Makes History at Hawkeye Ten Meet

Parson Covington, Contributor

The girls’ cross country team made history Thursday night in Clarinda. The running Rams swept the Hawkeye-Ten Conference titles, including both varsity and junior varsity titles. For the Lady Rams, t...

October 18, 2017No Comments

Boys’ Cross Country Takes Hawkeye Ten Title for Second Straight Year

Boys’ Cross Country Takes Hawkeye Ten Title for Second Straight Year

October 17, 2017

Rams Punch Ticket to Postseason after Rout of Winterset

Rams Punch Ticket to Postseason after Rout of Winterset

October 16, 2017

Volleyball Notches Two Upsets at Lewis Central Tournament

Volleyball Notches Two Upsets at Lewis Central Tournament

October 16, 2017

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Opinion

Opinion: It is Time to Flush Politics Out of Sports

Opinion: It is Time to Flush Politics Out of Sports

Nick Stavas, Managing Editor

A story has developed over the last couple of weeks and has quickly become a major controversy on many different levels. Two weeks ago, President Donald Trump tweeted backlash a...

October 4, 2017

Opinion: Creston KKK Image Provokes Battle Between Morals and Law

September 15, 2017

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Announcements

Fall Play

Isabella Milone

The fall play entitled "The Coalition of Radically Altered People," will be coming to the GHS Auditorium on November 2 and 4 at 7:00 PM. Tickets cost $5 for adults and $4...

October 18, 2017

Upcoming College Visits

October 16, 2017

Yearbook needs senior photos

October 10, 2017

Babysitters needed for the Ramily Event

October 9, 2017

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