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Kearney High School Agriculture Teacher Selected for NAAE Ideas Unlimited Educator Award

Erica McBee NAAE Educator Award

NEW ORLEANS – Erica McBee, agricultural educator at Kearney High School in Kearney, Missouri, is one of only six individuals nationwide who received the National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE) Ideas Unlimited Award at the NAAE annual convention in New Orleans on November 21. During the school year, students are …

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Northland Schools Called for Royals Celebration

Kearney Earlier today we made the announcement that school would be in session as originally scheduled for November 3, 2015, but due to the variety of challenges that has created, including student attendance concerns and a shortage of staff substitutes, the Kearney School District is cancelling classes on Tuesday, November …

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Kearney High School Student, Kody Jones, Named Commended Student in 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program

Kearney High School senior Kody Jones has been named a Commended Student in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Commended students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the …

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Kearney High School and Platte County High School have teamed up to begin a rivalry game called the “Highway 92 Showdown”. This event puts a twist on the typical high school rivalry by allowing the teams to join together to fight for a good cause. It started with an idea …

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Kearney Missouri Superintendent Bill Nicely Challenges Teachers to Reach the “Kids You Know”

Dr. Bill Nicely Kearney Missouri School District

The Northland News was invited by the Kearney School District to attend the district’s convocation on Monday, August 17, 2015. Dr. Bill Nicely, Kearney Schools Superintendent, opened the event with a thirty minute presentation on the “Kids You Know” and how the staff could help them attain success as they transition …

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Baby Steps Toward a Revitalization of Downtown Kearney Missouri

Kearney Downtown Revitalization Group Map

The Northland News was invited by Kearney Missouri Chamber of Commerce President Debbie Holt to attend a presentation by Shawna Searcy and Jenny Hayes on the Kearney Missouri Downtown Revitalization Group (KDRG). Hayes began the presentation by giving some background on the program. The KDRG started in the Fall of …

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Clay County, Missouri High School Baseball Players Selected to Academic All-State Team

clay county missouri sports baseball

Congratulations are in order for Clay County, Missouri high school baseball players because they were selected for the Class 5 Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association 2015 Academic All-State Team. From Winnetonka High School in the North Kansas City School District the following four students were selected: Austin Sayre Ronnie Winnington …

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