Disturbance at WHS: Juvenile with knife removed from school

WORTHINGTON - A juvenile with a knife was removed from the Worthington High School Friday morning, according to information released by Worthington Police Chief Troy Appel.

September 16 news

WORTHINGTON -- Worthington High School Class of 1981 will have a 35-year reunion get-together from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Long Branch, downtown Worthington.

SLAYTON - Murray County Central math teacher Brenda Whitehead has been named one of four Educators of Excellence for Greater Minnesota by the Minnesota Rural Education Association. The state is divided into four geographic zones, and Whitehead was awarded the honor for the southern part of Minnesota.

Parade Marshal and Honorary Turkey named for King Turkey Day

WORTHINGTON - During the Thursday night King Turkey Day Mixer, the Parade Marshal was named, as was the Honorary Turkey. A framed print of this year's button was auctioned off,raising $400, and a good time was had, despite the rainy weather.

September 15 news

WORTHINGTON - Worthington School District 518 is hosting a series of open house events at each of their facilities net week during the school day that will include an opportunity to see what happens during the school day, complete with tours and a chance to say 'hello' to staff and students.

WORTHINGTON -- Volunteers are needed to help re-side the Pioneer Village fire hall beginning at 8 a.m. Sept. 24. The siding for the project has been donated in memory of former fire chief Jim Pearson.

Early birds capture the medallion

WORTHINGTON - Congratulations to Dalton and Dominic Larson of Worthington, who found the King Turkey Day medallion Tuesday morning before heading to school for the day with help from their mom Jessica.