Category Archives: Remember When

75 Years Ago September 1940

When the new teachers come to town, extend the glad hand of fellowship to them and make them feel at home.  Help them in any way and in turn they will be better able to help your children. Miss Emma Hager, of Sioux City, will be the new school nurse.  This is the first time…
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100 Years Ago September 1915

On Monday evening during the discharge of fireworks on the lake front, one of the bombs discharged sending sparks flying over the houses near the camp grounds and one of the sparks lighted on the roof of the H.P. Stevens home and set the roof on fire. The City Council met in regular session.  Protests…
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Freshman skit, 1997

The traditional freshman skit at the Homecoming rally in 1997 was highlighted by a cheer from (L-R): Dustin Bieber, Joe Scribbins, Brian McIntire, Ryan Molencamp and Matt Doebel.
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1990 CLHS queen candidates

Clear Lake High School named its Homecoming queen candidates they are front row (L-R): Hollie Hoffarth, Karla Lewerke, Nicolle Medina, Pam Wilwert and Jenny Katona.  Back row (L-R): Sara Wempen, Mindy Day, Heather Datema, Abbie Johnson and Shanie Beckner.  The queen will be named at a coronation ceremony Friday afternoon at E.B. Stilton Auditorium.
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VHS 1990 Royalty

The candidates for king and queen of Homecoming festivities at Ventura High School are front row (L-R): Julie Buchanan, Megan Coe and Shannon Quinn.  Back row (L-R): Shad Younge, Scott Hinrichs and Brad Eenhis.  The queen and king will be crowned at a pep assembly and coronation Friday in the high school gym at 2:10…
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25 Years Ago September 1990

The polls will open Tuesday, Sept. 11, to vote on the renewal of the 67 1/2 cent schoolhouse levy in Clear Lake, as well as elect a new school member.  David Hopper will run unopposed for the one seat to be filled. Standing at the airport Friday night amid the marching band, firetruck, police car…
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