Friday, June 6, 2014

Exeter-Milligan Kindergarten Graduation

Exeter-Milligan hosted Kindergarten graduation on the last day of school, Tuesday, May 20th.  The Kindergarteners performed several musical numbers, received their awards and had their picture made.  After the program an reception was held in the cafeteria.  

Top picture: Singing “If You’re Happy and You Know it” and getting ready to shout “Hooray” are from the left Trevin Ronne, Selah Petersen, Kylie Oldehoeft and Avery Nichols.
Bottom picture: Exeter-Milligan Kindergarten are pictured front row from the left Trevin Ronne, Selah Petersen, Avery Nichols, Brett Kallhoff, Kaydence Haase, and Ronnie Babula.  Back row from the left are Tucker Svec, Kylie Oldehoeft, Teacher Judy Kassik, Logan Krupicka, Katherine Hale and Jonah Geiger. Alexis Saatman is not pictured.

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Throwback Thursday: Exeter Cheerleaders 1958

Gladys Gocke, Marilyn Loukota, Joyce Gewacke, Connie Farmer

Back row: Gladys Petersen, Caroline Gewacke, Karen Mogensen, Karen Petersen
Front row:
Kathy Murphy, Gayla  Fox, Caroline Johnson, Frances Horne

photos courtesy of Gladys Petersen

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Exeter-Milligan Teachers Retire

Exeter-Milligan school honored two retiring teachers this year, Audrey Betka-Mager and Bob Mahoney, with an Open House on Friday, May 16th.  Betka-Mager began teaching at Exeter in 1979, first as a substitute and then taught Home Economics.  After taking some years off to spend time raising her family, she returned as the elementary resource teacher.  Mahoney began teaching at Exeter in 1975 and during his career, he taught Fifth grade, and also math and social studies for fourth, fifth and sixth graders.  He finished his career teaching 3rd - 6th grade PE and also served as the Title I teacher at the Milligan campus.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Exeter/Exeter-Milligan Alumni Banquet

The Exeter Class of 1944 from the left are Jane (Becker) Kaiser, Bernard Zeleny, Daryl Taylor and Erma (Wasserbauer) Adamson.

The Exeter Class of 1944 from the left are Jane (Becker) Kaiser, Bernard Zeleny, Daryl Taylor and Erma (Wasserbauer) Adamson.

The Exeter Class of 1964 from the left are Paul Jensen, Jerry Manning, Alan Miller, Jane (Briggs) Kilburn, Helen (Petersen) Hild, Helen (Peschel) Park, Linda (Wellman) Nunns, Ruth Ann (Drommond) Ronne, Marilyn (Wells) Wahl, Janet (Taylor) Styskal, Terry Charf and Ralph (Butch) Jansen.

The Exeter Class of 1969 are pictured from the left, Kristie Briggs and Leo Marek.

The Exeter Class of 1984 from the left are Margie (Koca) Johnson, Scott Jensen and Cyndi (Johnson) Manning.

The Exeter-Milligan Class of 2004 hosted the alumni banquet and are pictured from the left, Shawn Slezak, Megan Jensen Crawford, Sharlene Kottas Harre, Jenny Horne Wittnebel, John Miller, Andy Mark, Zach Ehnes, Nate Michl and Shawn Slezak.

The Exeter-Milligan Class of 2014 was honored and welcomed into the alumni association.  Those able to attend are pictured from the left, Kimberlin Ruhl, Erica Yound, Cody Filipi, Deidre Stevens, Garrett Pribyl, Meredith Emshoff and Brooke Manning.

The Exeter Class of 1939 from the left are Yvonne (Jensen) Johnson, Joe Kolar and Vera Rauscher 

 The Exeter Class of 1959 from the left are Agnes (Ekeler) Anderson, Laura (Petersen)  Krupicka, Velma (Adams) Cain (holding the sign), Carol (Ethington) Starr, Erma (Luksik) Zumpfe and Janice Kucera.

The Exeter Class of 1974 are pictured from the left, Rick Hall, Marian Kahler, Brenda (Hoelscher) Manning, Margie (Manning) Hayes, and Kurt Oates