It’s every community’s worst nightmare. An “active shooter” goes on a rampage in a local high school, injuring and killing students and staff. That was the scene in Caledonia last Saturday. Luckily, it was all just a drill.
Nineteen Spring Grove High School students were recognized for academic success during the 16th annual Academic Excellence celebration on Monday, May 2, at the Spring Grove Cinema.
As a lead-in to the community’s special Syttende Mai supplement, inserted in this week’s Spring Grove Herald, 2016 Grand Parade Marshals David and Rachel Storlie were asked what they enjoy most about the celebration.
Last week, Houston County commissioners awarded a major repaving project — after comparing asphalt and concrete costs.
The community of Spring Grove celebrates a special event called “Homecoming” every 10 years. The tradition started in 1907, and every decade since has hosted a celebration in years ending in seven.