Isabel Crue of St. Joseph has been selected to represent Minnesota in the National competition for the title of “America’s Pre-Teen.” In addition to being named Little Miss Pre-Teen Minnesota, Crue won other awards in her age division including spokesmodel, portfolio and actress. Crue, 12, attended Kennedy Community School through the fifth grade. This past year, she attended St. John’s Preparatory
Home Instead Senior Care has named Barb Hoffman its 2019 North American CareGiver of the Year. The award is the highest accolade for the organization’s more than 65,000 CareGivers throughout North America. Hoffman, of Waite Park, has been a Home Instead CareGiver for eight years. Waite Park Home Instead Senior Care serves Sartell, St. Stephen and St. Joseph. Hoffman was
Amber Klein, daughter of Denise and Brian Klein of St. Joseph, is studying in London during spring semester 2019 through the Center for Global Education at the College of St. Benedict St. John’s University. Klein is a junior communication major at CSB. While in London, the students study a wide array of disciplines in liberal arts, including subjects such as
Tiana Wood of Sartell was named to the fall semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota Morris. To be eligible, students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.666 or higher while taking 12 or more credits. Six Sartell students were awarded degrees at Minnesota State University Mankato spring graduation on May 11. The students are Hannah Lakmann, bachelor’s degree, family
Jonathan Notch from Sartell took third place in competition for heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration students at a statewide competition. He was one of several St. Cloud Technical & Community College students who competed in the SkillsUSA State Competition. Brooke Walters of Sartell was one of the Central Minnesota female high school athletes who received an Athena Award on May 1.
Jamison Penticuff, a seventh-grader at Kennedy Community School, was a winner at the Minnesota Music Teachers Association’s preliminary music contest at the College of St. Benedict in January. He also won at the state finals at the University of Minnesota in March. He will perform at an Honors Concert at the Minneapolis Convention Center on June 1. He will be