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Speech stars head to state contest
Published April 13, 2016 at 3:47 pm
Spring Fling is Saturday
Published April 13, 2016 at 3:46 pm
The Milaca Early Childhood Spring Fling will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. Friday, April 15 in the Milaca Elementary School Cafeteria. Bring your dancing shoes and help Milaca Early Childhood celebrate the Week of the Young Child. A fun night is planned with dancing, spring activities and snacks to...
Superintendent will sing and dance in Cambridge
Published April 7, 2016 at 8:20 pm
Milaca Public Schools Superintendent Tim Truebenbach will take the stage this weekend in a Play Inc. performance of “My Fair Lady” in Cambridge. There will be three performances at the Hardy Performing Arts Center on April 8-10. In the play, phonetics expert Henry Higgins vows to transform...
Milaca 5th grader enjoys his slice of Pi
Published April 6, 2016 at 8:20 pm
A Milaca fifth-grader is among the best in the world at memorizing numbers. Dominic Santa Lucia ranked 122nd in the nation on the Pi World Ranking List. In just a few days, he memorized 240 digits of the number pi and recited them from memory. Dominic’s mother, Cathleen Santa Lucia, said her son...
Faith Christian hosting free play
Published April 6, 2016 at 8:20 pm
Faith Christian School will present the musical “It’s Cool in the Furnace” this Friday evening at 7 o’clock in the school gym. The public is invited to attend this free event.
School Board Briefs
Published April 3, 2016 at 8:20 pm
Below are summaries of news that occurred during the March 21, 2016 meeting of the Milaca School Board. They were compiled by Ashley Haynes. Revised budget The school board approved the revised budget for 2016-2017. There were few major changes in the budget plan. There will be a $560,740 expense...
Peanut butter and the future…
Published April 1, 2016 at 8:20 pm
Mrs. Burroughs’ 9th grade Teacher Advisement homeroom enjoyed a peanut butter and jelly sandwich bar to snack on during the extended “Ramp Up Readiness” day. These days are set aside to help Milaca High School students to prepare to attain a post secondary degree or credentials and explore...
Love is…. the theme of Pearl’s poster contest
Published March 25, 2016 at 8:20 pm
The winners from the Pearl Crisis Center poster contest from Milaca High School are: Tonina Deloch, 11th grade; Franny, 9th grade; Audrey Buturian-Larson, 11th grade; Lily Truebenbach, 11th grade. Princeton High School had one participant, Larkin Walter, 12th grade. The theme for this year’s...
Moeschlin first in Great Speeches at Milaca meet
Published March 19, 2016 at 8:20 pm
Milaca hosted its 32nd annual speech meet Saturday. The Milaca team took home a second place team trophy and a champion in Great Speeches by Ellen Moeschlin. Second place in Drama was awarded to Aurora Binsfeld, and third place in Duo to Lily Truebenbach and Audrey Buturian Larson. Fifth place in...
Milaca PTO Carnival
Published March 18, 2016 at 8:20 pm
At the Milaca PTO Carnival on March 11, kids enjoyed hunting for treasure in a pool of shredded paper. Attendees had the opportunity to win other prizes at games including ring toss, bean bag toss, dice and a duck pond. Kids and adults alike enjoyed mini NASCAR races, carnival games, a bounce...