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A-W represented at National History Day competition

Posted July 16, 2014 at 9:43 pm

Akron-Westfield students presented their projects at National History Day competition in Washington D.C. Over 2,900 students from all 50 states and eight international schools met at the University of Maryland in College Park to present their year-long academic projects. This year the competition was the largest ever.

Akron-Westfield students Dominic Trobaugh, Max Anderson, Brynn Van Eldik, Jordan Neubrand, Aaron Hartman, and Nash Lininger attended the Nationals competition presenting their group performance about the Kindertransport, and their group documentary on the Vietnam Anti-War Protests.

The students presented very well, earning a superior and excellent rating. Val Philips, teacher, and Pam Anderson, mentor, attended with the students as well as several parents. Special thanks to Michelle Lininger who assisted in chaperoning the students,

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    Cheerleaders Announced for A-W

    Congratulations to the students chosen as the 2014-2015 Akron-Westfield Westerner Cheerleaders.

    The football cheerleaders are Bailey Matthews, Jessen Wood, Elizabeth Bohlke, Becky Roberson, Khallie McLaughlin, and Brei Moffatt.

    The basketball cheerleaders are Natalie Harvey, Josie Green, Mckenna Kutz, Jessica Delgado, Elizabeth Bohlke, and Justyne Rabey.

    The wrestling cheerleaders are Marlenne Arreola, Jessen Wood, Maddie Hemmelrick, Makayla Swancutt, and Kaberly Coyle.

    A Final Thank You

    by: Eliza Kjar,

    student reporter

    Before we leave for good, on behalf of the Desktop Publishing class, we would like to say thank you to Mr. Thonstad for all of his help putting the yearbook together this year and for altogether putting up with us for so long.

    We would also like to give a huge amount of thanks to the Akron Hometowner for letting us publish our articles in the

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    Senior Spotlight


    by: Taylor Jaster

    John Wolthuizen was born on March 1, 1996, in Orange City, Iowa, to Jeff and Lisa Wolthuizen.

    John goes by John, or his nickname “Red Blur.”

    The Red Blur has three siblings: Jesa, Ben, and Christian.

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