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Free rocket available to new Cub Scout members

Cub Scouting is a fun, outdoor advancement program that positively affects every area of a boy’s life from responsibility, leadership, confidence to social skills. A Cub Scout representative will be at local elementary schools Thursday, Sept. 18 from 7 to 8 p.m. Boys enrolled in Cub Scouts by Sept. 18 will receive a free model rocket to build and launch. More information is available at

Changes ahead for the Winsted Police Department staff

WINSTED, MN – One item on the agenda for the Tuesday, Sept. 16 Winsted City Council meeting is to accept the resignation of police officer Dan Pohl as a full-time officer, and appoint him as a part-time officer.

A second item is to appoint Michael Henrich as a part-time police officer.

The council meeting will start at 6 p.m. in the council chambers of Winsted City Hall. A work session will take place at 5 p.m. in the Lewis Room of city hall.

Look for more information in the Monday, Sept. 22 edition of the Herald Journal.

Holy Trinity High School – Homecoming Schedule

WINSTED, MN – Below is a schedule for Holy Trinity High School’s homecoming week, Sunday, Sept. 21 through Friday, Sept. 26. Look for photos in upcoming editions of the Herald Journal.

Sept. 21 (Sun.) 6:30 Pin Dodgeball Tournament for grades 7-12 Parents & alumni invited to watch and/or participate!! Doors open at 6:00-games begin at 6:30

Sept. 22 (Mon.) Theme: Pajama day/sweats day Activities: Girls’ Hushbutton Day Class challenge in gym at 12:30 4:00 JVFB @ Buffalo Lake/Hector 4:30 JHFB @ LP vs GFW

Sept. 23 (Tues.) Theme: Class Color Day—Srs-Black; Jrs.-Blue; 10th—Red 9th—Pink; 8th—Green; 7th—Orange; Faculty–Purple Schedule II—5 class periods—drop 6th, 7th & 8th hours Activities: Senior Class vs. Faculty in volleyball- 12:12-1:00 pm Decorate halls 1:00-2:55; Hall Judging 3:15 p.m. 4:15 JHVB @ Maple Lake 4:15/5:30/7:00 VB @ New Life

Sept. 24 (Wed.) Theme: CRAZY Day—hair/hat/clothes/makeup/costume Activities: Boys’ Hushbutton Day Class Challenge in gym at 12:30 4:30-7:30 pm BBQ dinner Sponsored by the Junior Class 7:30 pm Coronation in the Gym

Sept. 25 (Thurs.) Theme: Dress-up Day—8:15 Mass Activities: 4:15 CC Meet @ HLWW 4:15 JHFB @ HLWW 4:30 JHVB @ Buffalo Lake/Hector 5:30/7:00 VB @ LP vs. Fair Charter

Sept. 26 (Fri.) Theme: School Spirit Day (Wear Purple & White or Maroon) Activities: 12:30 – 3:00 Class Challenges Class Lip syncs will begin around 1:30 7:00 Football vs. United South Central Rebels @ LP Homecoming Dance: Dance begins after game and lasts until midnight 10:30 PM Grand March (approx.)

Holy Trinity High School Sept. 15 announcements

WINSTED, MN – Lunch for Today: Chicken Noodle Soup, Ham Sandwiches, Cooked Carrots, Fruit Lunch Servers for the week: Zoe Edlund and Matthew Fasching

3:30- FB practice

3:30 – CC practice

4:00 – JHVB – HLP – St. Joe’s

5:45/5:45/7:30 – VB –A – Kimball – bus leaves at 3:25

6:00 – JVFB – A – NYA – bus leaves at 4:45

Those going to the food shelf tomorrow morning are reminded to be at school by 7:40am to leave at 7:45. Be sure to check with your teachers today to get any work you might miss tomorrow.

The 7th graders will have their class retreat tomorrow in the church basement. Please go over to the church after the 1st the first bell. Table leaders should check with teachers today to get any work they will miss tomorrow. Please keep the 7th graders in your prayers for a good retreat.

We will have advisory this Wednesday. Classes should be finalizing your hall decorating plans and who will be bringing what supplies. Any tape used in hallways must be the blue tape. A reminder that your lyrics for your lip sync must be turned into Mrs. Kahle by this Friday, Sept. by 9:00am for approval. 19th Student council members are selling homecoming buttons so if you would like one check with a student council member. They are only $2.00 so buy a button and show your school spirit. Also members need to find a chaperone for the dance and get the name to Katie Albers by this Friday. There is a sign-up sheet at the office for anyone who plans on bringing a guest to the Homecoming Dance next Friday. You will not need to sign up any kids from Lester as this is a combined HT/Lester dance. If your guest does not go to either one of these schools you must sign them up. The dance will be in the gym and concessions and pizza will be available that evening. Cost of the dance is $4.00, $3.00 if you have a homecoming button. bell rings. Those serving as table leaders should also go over after graders in your prayers for a good retreat.

Messages: Brian Janus, Collin Gray

Holy Trinity High School Sept. 12 announcements

WINSTED, MN – Congratulations to our newly chosen 7th grade student council representatives: Ryan Hoffmann, Zoe Edlund, and Lilly Dietrich. Thank you for stepping up and wanting to be part of the student council and to be leaders of your class and our school.

Student council reps will be doing Pin Dodgeball sign-ups today during religion classes.
We hope to have a great turn out on Sunday night, Sept. 21. All students are encouraged to
participate and kick-off our homecoming in style.

There will be a student council meeting during lunch hour today just to receive your
homecoming buttons. Thanks goes out to Katlyn Pokornwoski for designing this year’s button.

All students are encouraged to buy a button and show your school spirit. If you wear your
button to the Homecoming dance you will get $1.00 off the admission price.

Lunch for Today: Waffle Sticks, Strawberries, Cheese Sticks, Celery & Carrot Sticks

7:00 – FB – A – Blooming Prairie – bus will leave at 1:50 – players excused at 1:40

The fan bus will leave Holy Trinity at 4:00 – please be here by 3:50.
Just a reminder that our first marathon tally rally turn in day will be this Tuesday, Sept, 16th make sure to get out this weekend and get those pledges. All students are expected to do their part.

The athletic code for the front security door is 6500# sign if you need to get in for a practice or game if the door is locked.

Those going to the food shelf next Tuesday as well as those helping with the 7th grade retreat are reminded to get your permission slips turned in to Mrs. Kahle today. Be sure to check with your teachers for any homework you might miss on those days.

Lyrics for the lip sync are due to Mrs. Kahle no later than next Friday-but the sooner the better so you can get started on your routines. Also, council members be sure to get the name of your chaperone to Katie Albers by next week Friday as well.

Messages: Madison Guggemos

Sports schedule for Friday, Sept. 12

Football: HLWW at Maple Lake; 7 p.m.

Football: LP/HT at Blooming Prairie; 7 p.m.

Football: Norwood Young America at LHS; 7 p.m.

Football: Sibley East at W-M; 7 p.m.