Highland News Leader

Alhambra news for the week of Jan. 14

Alhambra School News

MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) testing will begin next week. Grades 1 and 2 will test from Jan. 19-22, and kindergarten will test from Jan. 25-29.

Six Flags “Read to Succeed” program has begun. Students are urged to read a total of 6 hours (360) minutes on or before Feb. 19. Parents need to keep a log of time read. Any student meeting the criteria is eligible for a free Six Flags ticket.

A total of 53 students achieved perfect attendance for the second quarter of school. There were 32 students with perfect attendance for the entire first semester.

The next PTO meeting will be held Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 6:30 p.m. at Alhambra Primary. The PTO received a check for the Box Tops that were turned in. The check was for $1,006.70.

There will be no school on Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.

Salem United Church of Christ

The 156th Annual Meeting will be held Jan. 31,following the 10 a.m. worship service.

Saturday, Jan. 30 is the date for the 68th annual Sausage Supper. Serving will be from 2:30 to 8 p.m. Early sausage sales will be on Thursday, Jan. 28 from noon to 6 p.m., and on Saturday, Jan. 30 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Special Occasions


Belated happy anniversary wishes to the following couples that celebrate on January7, Michael and Valerie Nicoson and on January, 11 Greg and Dawn Reinhardt and Earl and Doris Klenke.

Happy anniversary wishes on Jan. 16, Ken and June Ramsland and on Jan. 25, Vernon and Judy Blom


Belated birthday wishes to the following on Jan. 1, Lorena Gray, Josh Schlechte, Donny Seest; Jan. 3, Lisa Reinhardt, Krista Mansholt, Amanda Brase and Brendan Ohren; Jan. 4, Eva Babic, Tim Stille and Scott Trauernicht, Jan. 5, Theresa Reinhardt and Carlie Lutes; Jan. 6, Barb Randle, Deanna Dauderman, Amber Koch and Reagan Adolph; Jan.7, Gene Lotter and Michael Nicoson; Jan. 8, John Reinacher and Sandy Mullen; Jan. 9, Craig Henschen, Allison Semanisin, Mindy Cruthis, Ian Grandame; Jan. 10, Lorene Uhe, Linda Uhe, Rick Allen, Diana Donohoo and Jared Abert; Jan. 11, Gerri Dennison, Bill Prott, Neal Parker and Caitlyn Burton; Jan. 12, Lisa Paur, Ronna Renken and Kyle Frank; Jan. 13, Kay Koch, Dianne Price and Joni Sanders; Jan. 14, Roger Reilson, Natalie Rinderer, A.J. Abert,Logan Schlechte and Alice Dickerson.

Happy birthday on Jan. 15 to Jeff Gibbons, Tom Eyman, Ryan Boxell, Shyana Reckman and John Beaver; Jan. 16, Ryan Wirz; Jan. 17, Kenneth Suhre, Tanya Carroll, and Carol Morales; Jan. 18, Julann Hastings, Ed Layher, Jerry Reckman, Barbara Dugan, Joseph McGee, Justin Gibbons and Amy Dittrich; Jan. 19, Craig Nihiser, Greg Nihiser, Lauren Bolen and Jim Mize; Jan. 20, Jordan Tillerson, Anita Mollet, Bryan Wernle and Linda Hooks; Jan. 21, Trent Otto.

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