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EBFHS Jazz Seniors

On Thursday April 8th, the Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont H.S. Jazz Band I placed 6th in class 2A competition at the Iowa Jazz Championships in Des Moines. This is the twenty-eighth year in a row that the E.B.F.H.S. Jazz Band has qualified for the Iowa Jazz Championships. Two students were honored by the judges with Outstanding […]

EBF Students Shine at Solo Contest

Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Community School District

On Saturday April 5th, Students from Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont High School performed at the State Solo and Ensemble Contest at Colfax Mingo High School. The EBF students earned 11 Division I Ratings and 13 Division II ratings. Those students earning division I ratings (superior) were: Jessica Jones, Flute & Piccolo solos, Riley Arnold; alto sax […]

Oskaloosa Boys Track & Field Results Grinnell Indoor

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Oskaloosa Boys Track Coach Mike Sterner talked about the team effort. “Our boys gave great efforts in setting their first season marks at Grinnell College on Friday. The coaches are very excited for the many good things we have seen to start the season.” Sterner added the following highlights; Spencer DeJong winning the 1600, and […]

Oskaloosa Girls Track & Field Results Grinnell Indoor

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Oskaloosa Girls Track & Field Results Grinnell Indoor The Oskaloosa Girls Track had 15 personal records in the first meet of the year. Oskaloosa Girls Track & Field Results Meet: 3-14-14 LHC Indoor @ Grinnell Place Event Name(s) Time/ Distance PR/ SB Winning Mark 1 Tie High Jump Shalandra Shilling 5-0 PR 1 Long Jump […]

Oskaloosa Middle School Jazz Band Wins Districts

Front Row: Brandon Salevsky, Zackary Salevsky, Lydia Denniston, Greg Ewart

2nd Row: Jack Dawson, Leah Wilcox, Sydney Katko, John Krecji, Jacob Spears, Zach Shuey

3rd Row: Carson Milledge, Spencer Little, Chance Bodart, Jared Maas, Maggie Fitzpatrick, John Edgren, Aaron Vos, Breanni Winegar

Not Pictured: Ali Brown, Jensen DeJong, Joshua Hartl, Emma Raymond,

Korey Shepard

(submitted photo)

The Oskaloosa Middle School Jazz Band received 1st place in the Middle School Band Small Class at the Southeast Iowa Bandmasters Association District Jazz Festival on Saturday, March 8th in Iowa City. The Oskaloosa MS Jazz Band was followed by Solon I/II, Ft. Madison, Mt. Pleasant, Davis County, Washington I/II, West Branch, and Grinnell. Outstanding […]

Oskaloosa FFA Chapter Update

Future Farmers of America (FFA)

by Jordan Bemis The Oskaloosa FFA Chapter held their monthly meeting at 7:00 p.m. on March 10, 2014 in the Oskaloosa High School Ag Room. In this meeting we talked about the contests we competed in on the 1st of March and also elected officers for the 2014-2015 year. The Parliamentary Procedure team consisting of […]


E.B.F. District Jazz Champions

On Saturday, March 8th, the Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont High School Jazz Band placed 1st in class 2A at the South East Iowa Bandmasters Association District Jazz Contest in Iowa City. The 1st and 2nd place bands from each class qualify for the Iowa Jazz Championships, which is held in Des Moines on April 8th. This […]

Junior Varsity Champs‏ At Regional National History Bowl

Junior Varsity Champs‏ At Regional National History Bowl (submitted photo)

Oskaloosa sent a Junior Varsity team to the Regional National History Bowl that was held in Sigourney, IA on Saturday. It was the first time that Oskaloosa had competed in this event. High school government teacher Jeff Lorentzen and his student teacher Shelby Chisholm recruited players and prepared for the event. Teams can have a […]

OHS Robotics Club Advance To Super Regionals

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On Saturday, February 22nd, Oskaloosa High School’s Robotics Club competed in the First Tech Challenge state competition in Coralville, Iowa. After competing against 48 other robotics teams from across the state, Team 4443- The Sock Monkeys, were one of three teams to win the championship match. As a result of being apart of the winning […]

Osky Boys Season Ends in Loss to Chargers

Oskaloosa Indians

by Matt Saville Monday night the Oskaloosa boy’s basketball team headed to Chariton to face the Chargers in the first round of the playoffs. It was simple…you win, you move on; lose and your season comes to a sudden end. Osky had nothing to lose and everything to gain as they came in with a […]

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