02/15/2017 - 1:58pm
Students took part in a “virtual field trip”
West Fork students were in for a special lesson using virtual reality headsets.
Deb Veersteg, a representative from the Area Education Agency, visited a number of different classrooms on Thursday, Feb. 9 to demostrate virtual reality to West Fork students and led the classes through a lesson...
02/14/2017 - 1:57pm
LAKE MILLS – Consider the weight of the situation for West Fork senior Jake Hansen.
With a pin of Lake Mills’ Cael Boehmer in the 138-pound district final at Lake Mills, Hansen became the Warhawks first four-time state wrestling qualifier in school history.
“It’s pretty special to accomplish that,” Hansen said....
02/08/2017 - 3:00pm
HyperStream exposes students to different technologies
Twice a month, West Fork students in fifth through eighth-grades participate in an after school club called HyperStream, led by tech teacher Jennifer Otten.
“HyperStream is a state program that exposes students to different types of...
02/08/2017 - 2:58pm
It is possible because of a donation by the Rockwell Lions Club
The Swaledale Fire Department has a new grass fire truck thanks to a donation from the Rockwell Lions Club.
The check, which was just over $6800, was presented in December to Swaledale Fire Department’s Public Information...
02/07/2017 - 2:10pm
EAGLE GROVE – A week of rest did Jarel Arbegast’s body good.
Sitting out the tough Top of Iowa Conference wrestling meet aided the West Fork 170-pound senior as he won the Class 1A sectional title at Eagle Grove along with teammate Jake Hansen, who is a four-time district qualifier.
“First off, it helped me rest my hips, gave...