Daily HS Announcements - Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Prayer:  Lord God of heaven and earth, we ask you to speak to us, to share your word of eternal life with us, so that we may speak it to the whole world.  Grant this through your Word and our Life, Jesus Christ our Lord. AMEN.

1.  Congratulations to the varsity girls basketball team on their win over Gretna last night.  The J.V. girls team lost to Gretna.

2.  Results of Jr. High boys basketball with Columbus Scotus last night:  7A - lost, 7B - lost, 8A - won, 8B - lost.

3.  The Health Careers Club will meet tonight from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Faith Regional EAST Campus (1500 Koenigstein Avenue).  Park in the back of the hospital and enter through the covered entrance near the circular drive. Meet in the lobby. The topic this month is physical therapy and related careers.  For more information, see the flyers outside Mr. Sok’s and Mrs. Headley’s rooms or contact Northern Nebraska AHEC, 402-644-7253 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

4.  The yearbook staff still needs Senior Pictures from the following students:  Brendan Bachman, Elliot Eisenmenger, David Fanta, Carlos Martinez, Joey Otero, Ethan Piper, Rylan Rasmussen, Audrey Stelling, Joe Teten, Chase Thramer.  Please give these to a yearbook staff member or have your photographer email them to Mrs. Hampl. They were due on Monday!

5.  Knights for Life members, please vote for a t-shirt design by tomorrow!  Stop by Mrs. Headley’s room or email your vote to her.

6.  Applications are being accepted for JC Camp Counselors!  Sophomores and older are encouraged to apply. Deadline is February 7, 2019!!  Applications are available in the high school office or at the parish office.

Daily HS Announcements - Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Prayer:  Eternal Father, through Jesus, your Word of Life, you made heaven and earth, and then you made him one of us, a brother!  Because of him, we can call you Father. Help us to be worthy of this love. We ask this through the same Jesus Christ our Lord.  AMEN.

1.  Congratulations to the following students on being named “Students of the Month” for December:
--7th grade  - Jacey Wolf
--8th grade  - Owen Ash
--9th grade  - Eli Pfeifer
--10th grade  - Aden Dominisse
--11th grade  - Caden Gaspers
--12th grade  - Christian Cattau

2.  The 7th & 8th grade boys basketball teams were both defeated by Pierce last night.

3.  Congratulations to the reserve boys and girls basketball teams on their wins over West Point Beemer last night.

4.  Jr. High boys basketball at Columbus Scotus today starting at 4:30 p.m.  Players will be dismissed at 2:15 p.m.

5.  J.V. & varsity girls basketball at home tonight vs. Gretna beginning at 5:30 p.m.

6.  The Health Careers Club will meet this Wednesday, January 16th from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Faith Regional EAST Campus (1500 Koenigstein Avenue).  Park in the back of the hospital and enter through the covered entrance near the circular drive. Meet in the lobby. The topic this month is physical therapy and related careers.  For more information, see the flyers outside Mr. Sok’s and Mrs. Headley’s rooms or contact Northern Nebraska AHEC, 402-644-7253 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

7.  High school students going out for track, that are not involved in a winter sport, should meet in Mr. Kassmeier’s room right after school today.

8.  The following students will take part in Mass tomorrow:
-Lector  - Jordan Aschoff
-EMHC’s  - Audrey Stelling, Charli Schlomer, Bree Kucera, Ethan Piper, Emma Fanta
-Servers  - Ashtin Arens, Caden Gaspers, Danny Gubbels
-Greeters  - Ryan Vetter, Evan Smith, Dylan Kautz

9.  The yearbook staff still needs Senior Pictures from the following students:  Brendan Bachman, Elliot Eisenmenger, David Fanta, Carlos Martinez, Joey Otero, Ethan Piper, Rylan Rasmussen, Audrey Stelling, Joe Teten, Chase Thramer.  Please give these to a yearbook staff member or have your photographer email them to Mrs. Hampl. They were due on Monday!

10. Knights for Life members, please vote for a t-shirt design by Thursday, January 17th.  Stop by Mrs. Headley’s room or email your vote to her.

11. Applications are being accepted for JC Camp Counselors!  Sophomores and older are encouraged to apply. Deadline is February 7, 2019!!  Applications are available in the high school office or at the parish office.

12. Congratulations to Ali Brungardt on winning the Elks Hoop Shoot for the 12-13 year old division.

Daily HS Announcements - Monday, January 14, 2019

Prayer:  God our Father, we thank you for the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, through which you have loved us since the foundation of the world.  You have watched us and cared for us even when we seemed to forget you. May we always thank you for setting us on the path of Life. We ask this through the same Jesus Christ our Lord.  AMEN.

1.  Congratulations to the varsity girls basketball team on their win over Wayne on Friday night.  The J.V. girls team lost to Wayne.

2.  Congratulations to the boys reserve basketball team on defeating Hartington C.C. on Saturday morning.

3.  Congratulations to the J.V. & varsity boys basketball teams on their wins over Crofton on Saturday night.

4.  Congratulations to the boys swim team on placing 4th at the Millard North Invite and to the girls team on finishing 6th.

5.  Congratulations to the speech team for working hard at their first competition of the season on Saturday!  Special recognition goes out to John Vuchetich for placing 6th in extemporaneous speaking!

6.  Jr. High boys basketball at home tonight vs. Pierce starting at 6:15 p.m.

7.  Freshman girls basketball at home tonight  vs. West Point Beemer at 6:15 p.m. The reserve boys team will play West Point Beemer at approximately 7:30 p.m.

8.  There will be Quiz Bowl practice tonight at 6:00 p.m. for Jr. High students and at 7:00 p.m. for high school.  Meet in Mr. Sok’s room.

9.  Reminder that an All-School Picture will be taken today at the activities center at 3:00 p.m.  Juniors & Seniors are asked to wear white polo’s. All other students should wear red polo’s.
 
10. The Health Careers Club will meet on Wednesday, January 16th from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Faith Regional EAST Campus (1500 Koenigstein Avenue).  Park in the back of the hospital and enter through the covered entrance near the circular drive. Meet in the lobby. The topic this month is physical therapy and related careers.  For more information, see the flyers outside Mr. Sok’s and Mrs. Headley’s rooms or contact Northern Nebraska AHEC, 402-644-7253 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

11. Senior pictures are due to the yearbook staff today!  Please give to a yearbook member, Mrs. Hampl, or have your photographer email it to Mrs. Hampl at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

12. The Jr. High boys basketball games with Columbus Scotus for tomorrow (Tuesday) will be played at Columbus and not at home as previously planned.  The start time has been moved up to 4:30 p.m.

13. There will be NO shooting baskets in the gym in the mornings before school.

14. High school students going out for track, that are not involved in a winter sport, should meet in Mr. Kassmeier’s room right after school this Tuesday, January 15th.

15. Knights for Life members, please vote for a t-shirt design by Thursday, January 17th.  Stop by Mrs. Headley’s room or email your vote to her.

16. Applications are being accepted for JC Camp Counselors!  Sophomores and older are encouraged to apply. Deadline is February 7, 2019!!  Applications are available in the high school office or at the parish office.

17. Cody’s Mexican Grill, a new restaurant in town just north of Jimmy Johns, is looking for part-time help either after school or weekends or both.  If interested, contact manager Ben Torres at 612-554-2757 to schedule an interview.

18. Lunch Clean-Up:
--1st Lunch  - Nolan Thramer, Mason Timmerman, Khoa Tran, Kristine Tran
--2nd Lunch  - Jeremy Dreher, Emma Fanta, Caden Gaspers, Danny Gubbels, Meghan Colton, Anna Kassmeier

Daily HS Announcements - Friday, January 11, 2019

Prayer:  God, our Father almighty, we know that with you, all things are possible.  Let us try to live every day of our lives so that you may be as well pleased with us as you are with your Son.  Grant this through Jesus Christ our Lord. AMEN.

1.  Congratulations to the 7th grade boys basketball team on their win over Guardian Angels C.C. last night.  The 8th grade boys team lost to GACC.

2.  The varsity wrestling team lost to Creighton last night 42-25.  Match winners were Wyatt Smydra, Francisco Mendez & Joey Otero.

3.  Swimming at the Millard North Invite today and tomorrow.  Boys swimmers will be dismissed at 12:00 noon today.

4.  J.V. & varsity girls basketball at home tonight vs. Wayne starting at 6:00 p.m.  Parents night will take place tonight between the J.V. & varsity games.

5.  Wrestling at Cross County on Saturday to 10:00 a.m.

6.  Reserve boys basketball at Hartington C.C. on Saturday at 9:00 a.m.

7.  J.V. & varsity boys basketball at home on Saturday vs. Crofton beginning at 5:00 p.m.

8.  Today is the deadline for the February ACT.

9.  The Health Careers Club will meet on Wednesday, January 16th from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Faith Regional EAST Campus (1500 Koenigstein Avenue).  Park in the back of the hospital and enter through the covered entrance near the circular drive. Meet in the lobby. The topic this month is physical therapy and related careers.  For more information, see the flyers outside Mr. Sok’s and Mrs. Headley’s rooms or contact Northern Nebraska AHEC, 402-644-7253 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

10. Senior pictures are due to the yearbook staff by Monday, January 14th.  Please give to a yearbook member, Mrs. Hampl, or have your photographer email it to Mrs. Hampl at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

11. An all-school picture will be taken next Monday, January 14th at 3:00 p.m. in the activities center.  We would like to have all Juniors and Seniors wear white polo shirts and all other grades wear red polos. Staff can wear either as we want to include everyone in the picture.  The plan is to have a red heart with a white cross in the middle.

12. The Jr. High boys basketball games with Columbus Scotus next Tuesday, January 15th will be played at Columbus and not at home as previously planned.  The start time has been moved up to 4:30 p.m.

13. High school students going out for track, that are not involved in a winter sport, should meet in Mr. Kassmeier’s room right after school on Tuesday, January 15th.

14. There will be NO shooting baskets in the gym in the mornings before school.

15. Cody’s Mexican Grill, a new restaurant in town just north of Jimmy Johns, is looking for part-time help either after school or weekends or both.  If interested, contact manager Ben Torres at 612-554-2757 to schedule an interview.

Daily HS Announcements - Thursday, January 10, 2019

Prayer:  God our Father, through Jesus, our brother and friend, you have shown us great tenderness and affection.  Help us to understand his generous sacrifice and help us to love like that! We ask this through Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever.  AMEN.

1.  Tomorrow will be our regular monthly Jeans Day!

2.  Jr. High boys basketball at home today vs. Guardian Angels C.C. starting at 6:15 p.m.

3.  Varsity wrestling at Creighton tonight beginning at 6:30 p.m.

4.  Tomorrow is the deadline for the February ACT.

5.  Knights for Life is meeting today.  Members will be able to leave study hall at 11:55 a.m. to get hot lunch and bring it to Mr. Manzer's room for the 12:05 p.m. meeting.  You will be learning about pro-life apologetics from Justice for All.
    
6.  The Health Careers Club will meet on Wednesday, January 16th from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Faith Regional EAST Campus (1500 Koenigstein Avenue).  The topic this month is physical therapy and related careers. For more information, see the flyers outside Mr. Sok’s and Mrs. Headley’s rooms.

7.  Senior pictures are due to the yearbook staff by Monday, January 14th.  Please give to a yearbook member, Mrs. Hampl, or have your photographer email it to Mrs. Hampl at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

8.  An all-school picture will be taken next Monday, January 14th at 3:00 p.m. in the activities center.  We would like to have all Juniors and Seniors wear white polo shirts and all other grades wear red polos.  Staff can wear either as we want to include everyone in the picture. The plan is to have a red heart with a white cross in the middle.  

9.  Parent’s Night for girls basketball will be this Friday night between the J.V. & varsity games with Wayne.

10. The Jr. High boys basketball games with Columbus Scotus next Tuesday, January 15th will be played at Columbus and not at home as previously planned.  The start time has been moved up to 4:30 p.m.

Daily HS Announcements - Wednesday, January 9, 2018

Prayer:  Holy Spirit, give us eyes to see the glories of your kingdom, a place of love beyond all telling!  Give us words to tell others what we have seen, and hands to be of service in the world. Grant this through Jesus Christ our Lord.  AMEN.

1.  Congratulations to the J.V. & varsity boys basketball teams on both defeating Columbus Scotus last night.  The J.V. & varsity girls teams both lost to Scotus.

2.  Results of the Norfolk/Columbus Swim Dual yesterday:  
-Girls  - Norfolk 113,  Columbus 62
-Boys  - Norfolk 122, Columbus 61
  
3.  The Health Careers Club will meet on Wednesday, January 16th from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Faith Regional EAST Campus (1500 Koenigstein Avenue).  The topic this month is physical therapy and related careers. For more information, see the flyers outside Mr. Sok’s and Mrs. Headley’s rooms.

4.  There will be a short meeting today right after school for all students and chaperones attending this year’s March for Life trip.  Meet in the cafeteria.

5.  Senior pictures are due to the yearbook staff by Monday, January 14th.  Please give to a yearbook member, Mrs. Hampl, or have your photographer email it to Mrs. Hampl at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

6.  Newspaper staff members should report to the Library right after school today for a yearbook picture.

Daily HS Announcements - Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Prayer:  Merciful, loving Father, your commandments seem so simple, and yet they aren’t easy at all!  We need all the strength that you will give us to live in the way you love. Lead us along your path.  We ask this through Jesus Christ our Lord. AMEN.

1.  Congratulations to the 7th & 8th grade boys basketball teams on both defeating Battle Creek last night.

2.  Congratulations to the boys reserve basketball team on their win over Columbus Scotus last night.

3.  High school basketball at Columbus Scotus today.  The J.V. boys & girls teams will both play at 4:30 p.m.  The varsity girls will play at 6:15 p.m. followed by the varsity boys at approximately 8:00 p.m.  The high school girls team and the boys J.V. team will be dismissed at 2:15 p.m.

4.  Swimming dual at home today vs. Columbus at 5:00 p.m.  Diving will begin at 4:15 p.m. Swimmers will be dismissed at 2:45 p.m.

5.  The following students will be taking part in Mass tomorrow at 9:35 a.m.:
-Lector  - Mason Maas
-EMHC’s  - Hayden Wolf, Ethan Morland, Elliott Eisenmenger, Joey Otero, Emma Neuhalfen
-Servers  - Chase Thramer, Christian Cattau, Zayne Ruden
-Greeters  - Jack Marsden, Rylan Rasmussen, Evan Smith
  
6.  The Health Careers Club will meet on Wednesday, January 16th from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Faith Regional EAST Campus (1500 Koenigstein Avenue).  The topic this month is physical therapy and related careers. For more information, see the flyers outside Mr. Sok’s and Mrs. Headley’s rooms.

7.  There will be a short meeting for all students and chaperones attending this year’s March for Life trip, this Wednesday, January 9th right after school in the cafeteria.

8.  The Columbus Scotus Post Prom parents will be having a Grab & Go Burrito and drink available for $5.00 during the basketball games tonight.  Their table will be set up just outside they gym entrance.

Daily HS Announcements - Monday, January 7, 2019

Prayer:  Lord God, Father of heaven and earth, out of love you have given us the Spirit and commanded us to love each other.  We give you thanks for these gifts. Keep us faithfully abiding in you. We ask this through Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever.  AMEN.

1.  The J.V. & varsity girls basketball teams were both defeated by Battle Creek on Friday night.

2.  The freshmen girls & boys basketball teams both lost to Crofton on Saturday morning.

3.  Congratulations to the J.V. boys basketball team on their win over Pierce on Saturday night.  The varsity boys team lost to Pierce.
 
4.  Congratulations to the boys swim team on placing 3rd and the girls team on finishing 6th at the Millard South Invite on Saturday.  Kellen Carney was the 50 free champion.

5.  Jr. High boys basketball at Battle Creek tonight starting at 6:00 p.m.

6.  Reserve boys basketball at home tonight vs. Columbus Scotus beginning at 6:15 p.m.  The freshmen girls game has been cancelled.

7.  The Health Careers Club will meet on Wednesday, January 16th from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Faith Regional EAST Campus (1500 Koenigstein Avenue).  The topic this month is physical therapy and related careers. For more information, see the flyers outside Mr. Sok’s and Mrs. Headley’s rooms.

8.  There will be a Quiz Bowl meeting this Tuesday (tomorrow) at 7:30 a.m. in Mr. Sok’s room.

9.  There will be a short meeting for all students and chaperones attending this year’s March for Life trip, this Wednesday, January 9th right after school in the cafeteria.

10. Lunch Clean-Up:
--1st Lunch  - Keaton Snodgrass, Cody Sullivan, Kanyon Talton, Sevastian Tangeman
--2nd Lunch  - Kellen Carney, Rebecca Cartela, Riley Classen, Meghan Colton, Jenna Craven