CONGRATULATIONS to EMHS FCCLA State STAR competitors. Megan Waldron and Erica Yound - Silver MEdal, National Programs of Action - Speak for the Silent, Stand for the Broken. Meredith Emshoff - Silver Medal, Focus on Children - The Struggling Child, Hannah Horne - Silver Medal, Family Challenges and Issues - Who Helps Who?
Devin Sheffield of Exeter-Milligan High School sponsored by Wm Sullivan Post 218, Exeter, will join nearly 400 other high school juniors from across Nebraska participating in the American Legion Cornhusker Boys’ State, June 2-8, 2013 UNL.
Devin is the son of Paul and Karla Sheffield. He participates in Football, Basketball, golf, FFA and band. He is the Junior class president. Devin is also a member of the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church and participates in Lyons.
Jordyn Brandt of Exeter-Milligan High School attended the 29th Annual Sophomore Pilgrimage at the State Capitol on April 9th. She was sponsored by the Exeter G. F. W. C. 45 Sophomores attended representing 29 schools in 18 legislative districts. The students spent the day learning about our state government. First, the group met in the Warner Legislative Chamber where brief speeches were given by Gov. Dave Heineman, Attorney General Jon Bruning, State Auditor Mike Foley, Sec. of State John Gale, and State Treasurer Don Stenberg, describing the duties of their offices. They also learned about the duties of legislative pages and the process to apply to become a page. The students spent the remainder of the morning observing the State Legislature as they debated and voted on a bill. Lunch was served at the Governor's Mansion where the students were joined by their State Senators, and they had the opportunity to ask them questions. Following lunch, the students learned about the Supreme Court and the judicial system. The remainder of the afternoon was spent touring the Capitol.
Students in Mr. Dean Filipi’s construction class have been busy trying to wrap up their projects before the end of the year.
Garrett Pribyl and Alex Benorden are ready to take tickets at the ticket booth they built for the Milligan Q125 celebration.
Nolan White, Robert Harre and Preston Motis built a trailer.