The Rambler

Battle of the Books Places Fifth at State

Greg Topete, Contributor

May 17, 2019

Battle of the Books took fifth place at the State competition in Marshalltown Iowa. The competition required each teammate to study and understand the six to eight books in order to answer several questions about the books and t...

First Time Donors Win Award

Justin Reed, Contributor

April 30, 2019

Glenwood’s blood drive has attracted a record number of new donors to help give blood to people who need it. Because of this accomplishment, the  Red Cross awarded the school with the Rookie Promoter Award. “The award...

Eight Period Day Discussed Again

Isabella Milone, News Editor

April 25, 2019

Recently, the teacher members of the Building Leadership Team again discussed the possibility of shifting to an eight period day. Though it will not be put into place in the upcoming school year, in the eyes of teachers who ins...

School Year Shortened

Lillian Becker, Feature Editor

April 24, 2019

The last day of school will now be May 31 shaving four school days from the previous scheduled last day of June 6. Superintendent Devin Embray met with the Board of Education this past week to make this decision. The Board of Edu...

Bahr Committs to Attend Iowa State as Percussionist

Gregory Topete, Contributor

April 24, 2019

Glenwood Fine Arts will be sending another student to a Division 1 College band program in the Fall of 2019. Nick Bahr will be attending Iowa State University to study percussion performance, and he will be a member of the jazz...

Public Library Supports Art Community

Felix Cooper, Contributor

April 18, 2019

The Glenwood Public Library opened its doors last week to the many artists of GCHS. The library opened April 1 with art pieces sitting atop bookshelves spread all over the library. These pieces range from sculptures and pai...