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Bulldogs still have salt if you are interested

The Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity Bulldogs football and boys basketball teams completed their softener salt fundraiser last week.

However, they still have some salt left and for sale.

If you were missed when the boys went door-to-door and would like to purchase some salt, contact either Joe Scoblic at the Lester Prairie School, or Kelli Machemehl at (320) 224-4368.

Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 23

Volleyball: Litchfield at HLWW; 7:30 p.m.

Volleyball: LP/HT at New Life Academy; 7 p.m.

Volleyball: W-M at Glencoe-Silver Lake; 7 p.m.

Volleyball: LHS at Maple Lake; 7 p.m.

Boys Soccer: W-M/LHS at Rockford; 5 p.m.

Girls Soccer: LHS at Hutchinson; 7 p.m.

Girls Soccer: W-M at Rockford; 7 p.m.

LP Community Chest/United Way Drive underway

Lester Prairie residents should receive a chance to support the Lester Prairie Community Chest and United Way of McLeod County inserted in their mailboxes. Donations will support organizations and program needs in Lester Prairie. Donations will also be accepted at First Community Bank, Lester Prairie.

Hog roast at St. Paul Sunday, Sept. 28

The annual hog roast at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Lester Prairie will be Sunday, Sept. 28 serving in the church basement from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The menu includes pork, mashed potatoes, gravy, baked beans, carrot sticks, dinner roll, dessert, and a beverage. Tickets are $9 for ages 12 to adult, $5 for ages 5-11, and ages 4 and under are free. Tickets will be sold at the door.

Rich Pauly joins energy sales team at Mid-County Coop

SPONSORED POST – Dassel resident Rich Pauly is excited to put his 30 years of experience in the fuels and energy industry to work at Mid-County Coop in Cologne.

Rich Pauly joins Mid-County Coop in Cologne

Rich Pauly joins Mid-County Coop in Cologne

Rich grew up in Chaska, and graduated from Chaska High School. He started working for the family business, Minnesota Valley Oil in Carver with his father, Arlan Pauly, in the 1980s. Mid-County Coop purchased the company in 2000.

Throughout the years, Rich has been involved in the sales and transport of bulk and consumer fuels. He joined Mid-County Coop in August 2014, and is looking forward to being part of the energy sales team.
When he’s not at work, Rich enjoys spending time with his family. His hobbies include hunting and other outdoor activities.

Mid-County Coop was founded in 1935 as a petroleum product supplier for Carver County. The company has experienced significant growth through the years, and now operates a convenience store, complete agronomy division, energy department with fuels, lubricants, and propane delivery service; and an auto, truck and tire center.

To learn more about Mid-County Coop, go to or call 888-466-3700.

Lester Prairie school bulletin Monday, Sept. 22

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin
Sept. 22, 2014
Menu: Hot Dog or Cheese Wrap or Cereal Bar & Yogurt & Cheese Stick, Baked Beans, Broccoli, Lettuce
Salad, Peaches and Pears, Milk
Cross Country results from Milaca:
Boys’ Team 26 of 31 teams, Todd Johnson was top boy runner
Girls’ Team 27 of 29, Emilee Berry was top girl runner
Congratulations to the Homecoming Candidates and Attendants:
10th grade: Adam Heigl Kaitlyn Stibal
11th grade: Trenton Schmidt Karlea Kyllo
12th grade MC’s: Mitchell Roth Becca Roush
12th grade Queen: Ellen Hentges Gracie Nelson Melissa Will
12th grade King: Jazz Baird Frankie Lopez Caleb Sebora
Coronation will take place TONIGHT at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday’s spirit day will be Cowboy day, this is a change from what the posters originally stated.
Pep Fest 7th hour
Students should be released from class at 2:25 on Friday, Sept. 26. Pep band members will need to be excused
earlier to get ready to play as students come in.
Homecoming Parade
The Lester Prairie Bulldog Booster Club is hosting a Homecoming parade on Friday, September 26, 2014
starting at 5:45 p.m. at the Lester Prairie School. The parade route will begin at the High School and proceed
up to the football field. The football game will follow at 7:00 p.m. We are inviting Grades 6-12 and the other
various school organizations and athletic tams to participate in the parade by either entering a float or walking
in the parade. The Booster Club will provide each “class” float entry with a gift of $25 to be put into your class
treasury account. The floats will be judged, with a Subway party sub party being awarded to the class (Grades
6-12) who design the first place float. We ask that all parade participants be up at the school no later than 5:20
p.m. so we are ready to go when the football players are rady to go down to the field. You will be provided
with the parade line-up upon arrival at the school; look for Cheryl Bayerl.
Homecoming Dance
Dance will be at Holy Trinity, will begin after the game, and will go until 12 AM. Cost is $4 at the door, or $3
with a donation of a non-perishable food item (presale only). Tickets will be sold during homecoming week
before school from 7:50-8:10 AM in the lobby. You may also sign up for the activities shuttle at that time,
which will take students from the field to HT for the dance and back to LP by 12:10 AM. Any student from out
of town who wishes to attend the dance MUST be signed up by the person who invited them in the office. They
also must fill out the emergency contact form, and this MUST be turned in by Thursday 9/26 after school. We
will post a list of confirmed out of town guests on the glass window of the office on Friday, so please confirm
that all paperwork is in order and your guest is on the list. Anyone not on the list will NOT be admitted. If you
are interested in the free activity shuttle from the field after the game to HT for the dance, please sign up in the
office. If you plan on riding the bus over to HT but not back to LP, we need a parent note from home. The bus
will return to LP at 12:10 AM.
Monday: Dressy Top/PJ Bottom Day (Picture Day)
Lunch Challenge: Double Bubble
Hallway Decorating Contest Judging at 3 PM
Coronation at 7:30 PM
Tuesday: ** CHANGE** “Cowboy Day” ** CHANGE**
Lunch Challenge: M&M Challenge
Wednesday: Class Color Day
Lunch Challenge: Food Roulette
Bulldog Challenge at 2 PM
Class Colors:
Seniors: Black, Juniors: Red, Sophomores: Green, Freshmen: Blue, 8th Grade: White, 7th Grade: Pink,
6th Grade: Purple, Staff: Orange Olweus Shirts
Thursday: Neon Day
Lunch Challenge: Chocolate Unicorn
Friday: Bulldog Spirit Day
Lunch Challenge: Blind Feeders
Pep Fest at 2:30
Booster Club Homecoming Parade
Homecoming Game
Homecoming Dance following game at HT
The senior high band will be playing for the homecoming coronation TONIGHT at 7:30pm. Please be in the
gym ready to play by 7:15pm.
There will be pep band for the girls volleyball game on Thursday, Sept. 25th. Please be on the stage by 6:25pm.
There will be pep band for the football game on Friday, September 26th. Please be at the field by 6:25pm
The Lester Prairie Lions will be serving the pre-game meal at the homecoming game next Friday night. They
will start serving at 5:30 p.m. and continue until game time. The menu will be barbecues, bars,
chips, and pop. Please come and join us after the parade!
The Safety Patrol will be meeting to talk about Homecoming on Wednesday after school. Please come to Ms.
Kraemer’s Room at 3 p.m. to help decorate posters and get ready for the parade.
Spanish I students: Don’t forget you have a unit test tomorrow. Please study!
If anyone got missed and would like to purchase softener salt and have it delivered to your home, we do have
some extras. Please contact Kelli Machemehl at 320-224-4368 if interested. Thanks!
Attention Behind The Wheel students: You will need to take a “Practice Driving Log” from the file folder
outside of Mr. Bjork’s door. Copy your driving time from the form Mr. Bjork mailed you this summer onto this
new form. The exam stations may not accept the old form. This is for any student who will finish Behind The
Wheel AFTER Jan. 1st. See Mr. Bjork if you have questions.
ATTENTION JUNIOR CLASS: There are still quite a few people who have not paid their class dues. $10 is
due to Taylor Kriz ASAP in order to participate in Homecoming events, thank you!!!
Attention 6th graders: Your class dues is $5.00 and is due by September 22. Please pay in the office, get a
receipt from Mrs. Fiecke, and bring that receipt to Mrs. Scoblic, room 178. Thank you!!
9th graders: Your dues are past due at this point! Please get them paid as soon as possible. Only about 1/2 of
you have paid.
Any 7-12 graders wishing to signup for the zero hour weight lifting should sign up in Mr. Scoblics room. The
time is 7:00 to 7:45 am. You can receive up to a total of 2 elective credits for doing it. 1/2 credit per semester.
EXTRA YEARBOOKS were sent with our shipment and are available for sale. Price $60. Contact Mrs.
DeBruyckere or the school office if you are interested in purchasing one.
Homework Help goes from 3:00-5:00 on Mondays and Wednesdays. Students in Homework Help should have
work to complete.
The senior high band will be selling Butterbraids until September 24th. Please see any 9-12 band student or
Mrs. Helland to place an order. Thanks!
Join Lester Prairie School
During National Teen Driver Safety Week, our high school is participating in Celebrate My Drive® and
we’d like to invite your support! Lester Prairie School is participating in the program because teen
driver safety is important to us and our school will have a chance to win 1 of 90 $25,000 grants or 1 of
10 $100,000 grants from State Farm®! We could also win 1 of 2 hometown concert events by The
Band Perry!
But we need your help.
You can make a safe driving commitment once a day, every day, between October 15 and 24, 2014 if
over the age of 14. The more safe driving commitments we make, the better our school’s chance of
winning $100,000 and hosting a concert. It’s simple:
 Log onto
 Indicate you want to support Lester Prairie School
 Commit to drive safely!
You can also invite your friends and family to get involved or share on Facebook —
Thanks for your support! Remember, 2N2®: 2 eyes on the road, 2 hands on the wheel.
Monday, Sep 22, 2014
Time Event Details 3:00pm-
Volleyball – 7-8 Practice Holy Trinity Gym
Football – Practice 9-12 Lester Prairie High School
Volleyball – 9-12 practice Lester Prairie Gym
4:00pm Football: JV Game Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity vs. Buffalo Lake-Hector @ Buffalo High School
Bus: HT 2:00 / LP 2:15
4:30pm Football:Boys Junior High Game GFW vs. Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity @ Lester Prairie Bulldog 6:30pm-
CE – GED/ELL Classes Computer Lab
Room 115
7:30pm Homecoming – Coronation Lester Prairie Gym
Please release the JV football players at 2:00 today.
Reminder, there is open gym on Sundays from 1:00-2:30. The gym is open to anyone. Students in 6th grade
and below must be accompanied by an adult. Cost: $1 students $2 adults