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  • SCC senior Caitlin Stokes (center) is all smiles alongside Iowa Central Community College cheer coaches Mitch Murphy (left), Amanda Murphy (center, right) and Liza LoVan (far right) during Stokes’ signing ceremony with the Tritons held on Feb. 10 in Fort Dodge. [Provided photo]
    03/02/2021 - 12:42pm

  • SCC junior Josh Dietrich hugs it out with senior Brennan Holder, as the Titan faithful cheer in the background following the Titans’ 64-56 victory over Iowa Falls-Alden in the Class 2A-Substate 7 Championship, held this past Saturday at The Roundhouse in Marshalltown. The win punched SCC’s first IHSAA State Basketball Tournament ticket in school history. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    03/02/2021 - 12:34pm

  • Pictured above are the South Central Calhoun individual speech students who participated in the District Contest, held this past Saturday in Manson. From left to right are Maggie Simpson, Kennadie Machovec, Emma Englin, Nik Whipkey, Tristan Blair and Nathan Burley. [Provided photo]
    03/02/2021 - 12:19pm

  • The SCC Titan Choirs, spread out within the SCC High School Auditorium in Lake City, prepare for their upcoming live musical, set for 7:30 p.m. on Thursday. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    03/02/2021 - 12:15pm

  • DMACC freshman and SCC alumna Emma McKinney sends over a volley during a recent match between the Bears and Indian Hills Community College. [Photo courtesy of DMACC Athletics]
    03/02/2021 - 12:11pm

  • SCC senior Maggie Simpson (right) interacts with classmate Kennadie Machovec (left), while fellow senior Arieanna Grage (center) looks on during a scene within the short film “The Midnight Visitor,” which garnered an All-State award from the Iowa High School Speech Association on Feb. 23. [Screenshot by Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    03/02/2021 - 11:50am
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  • The Lanesboro Shelter House is on tap for more improvements, as the Community Foundation of Carroll County awarded Lanesboro $3,000 on Feb. 15. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    03/02/2021 - 11:19am
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  • Rockwell City wrestling legend Tom Hildreth (left) and wife Theresa Hildreth (right) display Tom’s Hall of Fame award before the final session of the IHSAA State Wrestling Championships, held this past Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    02/23/2021 - 11:09am

  • SCC junior wrestler Blake McAlister runs through Don Bosco’s Cade Tenold during the Class 1A 170 lbs. Championship Match, held this past Saturday evening at the IHSAA State Championships at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    02/23/2021 - 11:02am

  • Senator Joni Ernst receives a serve during a short round of ping-pong in her tour of Opportunity Living, which took place on Feb. 17 in Lake City. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    02/23/2021 - 10:52am

  • SCC junior forward Josh Dietrich wins the tip-off during the Titans’ 61-45 Class 2A-District 14 semifinal victory over South Hamilton held last Thursday at the SCC Middle School Gymnasium in Rockwell City. [Photo courtesy of Jeff Storjohann]
    02/23/2021 - 10:47am

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SCC senior Caitlin Stokes (center) is all smiles alongside Iowa Central Community College cheer coaches Mitch Murphy (left), Amanda Murphy (center, right) and Liza LoVan (far right) during Stokes’ signing ceremony with the Tritons held on Feb. 10 in Fort Dodge. [Provided photo]
03/02/2021 - 12:42pm
It can be safe to say that college cheerleading is a completely different realm than that of high school cheerleading. The stakes at competitions are higher, and it becomes a student-athlete’s full-fledged job. Their job, as well as that of the...

Opinion

03/04/2021 - 1:44pm
From My Desk Week 8 is ending here at the State House and with it is the end of funnel week. As you’ve read in the last two newsletters, funnel week is the deadline for bills to be passed out of Standing Committee. Bills that haven’t made it that...

Sports


SCC junior Josh Dietrich hugs it out with senior Brennan Holder, as the Titan faithful cheer in the background following the Titans’ 64-56 victory over Iowa Falls-Alden in the Class 2A-Substate 7 Championship, held this past Saturday at The Roundhouse in Marshalltown. The win punched SCC’s first IHSAA State Basketball Tournament ticket in school history. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
03/02/2021 - 12:34pm
Epic comebacks spark SCC boys to first IHSAA State Tournament berth It’s what dreams are made of. You’re down by double digits, with time ticking away. With your season on the line, you start to rally and put some points on the board, cutting down...

Obituaries

02/25/2021 - 1:52pm
Marjorie “Marge” Everts, age 82, of Lytton, passed away on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, at UnityPoint-St. Luke’s in Sioux City. Visitation open to public from 9 a.m. to -10 a.m. at Emmanuel–St John Lutheran Church on Monday, March 1, followed by a private...

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