Question of the Week

Posted December 1, 2016 at 6:00 am

By: Ean Beavers

This week students and staff were asked “If you could have any skill what would it be?”

Junior Michael VanderMeulen said, “to be outspoken, so others can understand me better.”

Kain Otten, a freshman laughed, “to be better at boarding.”

Kane Lininger, a senior, exclaimed “to be an entrepreneur so I can be rich!”

Danika Smith, a junior, said, “be better to speaking front of people and to not be nervous.”

Study hall monitor Mrs. Laurie Liebetrau answered, “to be able to play a large number instruments.”

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    Senior Spotlight

    Madison

    Hemmelrick

    By: Natalie Harvey

    Madison Hemmelrick, daughter of Troy and Kari Hemmelrick, was born on January 7, 1999, in Sioux City, Iowa. Maddie has 2 siblings Levi and Lane.

    Three activities she is involved in are Dance (team manager), wrestling cheerleader, and her favorite sport of volleyball.

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    Senior Spotlight

    Skyler

    Briggs

    By: Natalie Harvey

    Skyler Briggs, son of Derek and Nikki, was born May 25, 1999, at St. Luke’s in Sioux City. He has two younger siblings, Jader and Dexter.

    His two nicknames are Corndog and Skyman.

    Three school activities that “Corndog” is involved are

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    Senior Spotlight

    Aaron

    Allard

    By: Kaberly Coyle

    Aaron James Allard, son of Tim and LaRae Allard, was born on August 18, 1998. Aaron has four siblings, Andrew, Austin, Adam, and Arik.

    Some of the activities that he has been involved in are football, baseball, and speech.

    Aaron’s favorite

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    Senior Spotlight

    Ann

    Hedlund

    By: Natalie Harvey

    Ann Hedlund is the daughter of Troy and Deb Hedlund. She was born on February 15, 1999. Ann has three older siblings, Mitchell, Dana, and Kortney.

    Her favorite high school activities are softball, basketball, volleyball, and golf, with volleyball being her favorite sport.

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    MS Boys BB beat WS

    By: Josie Green

    On Tuesday, November 15, both the 7th and 8th grade boys basketball teams traveled to West Sioux and beat the Falcons.

    Leading scorers for the 7th graders were Haden McMahon with six points and Landyn Vossberg with four points.

    Leading the 8th grade in scoring were Sam Mullinix with sixteen points, Carter Anderson with nine points, Rivers Moffatt with six points

    Large Group Speech groups announced

    Akron-Westfield has selected their Large Group Speech groups.

    10th-12th Grade Teams:

    Choral Reading: Aaron Allard, Austin Allard, Max Anderson, Kiana Appley, Skyler Briggs, Jessica Delgado, Quentin Hoffer, Jillian Hyer, Emmy Knuth, McKenna Kutz, Nash Lininger, Daniel Martinsen, Jordan Neubrand, Autumn Stowe, and Makayla Swancutt.

    Reader’s Theatre: Charlie Anderson, Jordan Neubrand, Nick Schnell, Makayla Swancutt, and Cameron Wahlberg.

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    Senior Spotlight

    Riley

    Dennison

    By: Natalie Harvey

    Riley Dennison is the son of Brenda Combs (Jason Combs) and John Dennison. He was born April 2, 1998, in Sioux City. He also has 2 siblings Colton and Makenna.

    Three activities “Riles” has been involved in are golf, basketball, and his favorite sport, baseball.

    Riley’s

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    Senior Spotlight

    Jessica

    Delgado

    By: Josie Green

    Jessica Delgado, the daughter of Daisy Delgado (Wayne Horsley) and David Delgado, was born on March 3, 1999, at St. Luke’s Hospital.

    While in high school “Jess” has been involved in dance, cheer, and speech.

    Her favorite pastimes include watching movies with her friends, going shopping, and

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    Question of the Week

    By: Maggie Brown

    This week students and staff were asked “What are you doing for thanksgiving?”

    Mrs. Amy Walkingstick answered, “Going to Oklahoma to spend time with family.”

    Grace Martinsen said, “Going to Wisconsin to see family.”

    Mrs. Paulsen said, “Staying home and making turkey and pie.”

    Mrs. Armstrong said, “Cooking for

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School Archived

    Yearbooks

    The 2016-2017 A-W school yearbooks can be pre-ordered for $40. Payment can be via PaySchools (on the A-W

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