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 • Webster City Community School Board to meet Monday evening.

 A meeting of the Webster City Community School Board will be Monday evening at 6:00 at the school administration building. The board will consider an asbestos abatement bid,consider a fund raising request, and look at the proposed lunch price increase for the 2015-16 school year. There will be the consideration of voluntary transfer requests and approval of a contract recommendation. The Webster City school board will meet in closed session to conduct a hearing to suspend or expel a student.

 • Webster City school announcements.....

 All Webster City Community School students will be dismissed 2 hours early on Thursday,March 12 for PreK to Fourth Grade and High School Parent Teacher Conferences. The conferences at the Pleasant View and Sunset Height Elementary School buildings  will be from 2:00 until 7:30 p.m. Conferences at Webster City High School will also be from 2:00 until 7:30 p.m. The Webster City Middle School staff will meet for professional development.

There will be no school for students attending Webster City Community Schools from Monday, March 16 through Friday,March 20 for Spring Break. The Administration Building will be open regular hours March 16 to 19. Classes will resume on Monday, March 23.

 • South Hamilton Community School Board to meet Monday evening

 The next South Hamilton Community School Board meeting will be Monday evening at 6:00 at the middle school high school board room in Jewell. The board will discuss plans for elementary summer school, approve early graduation requests, appoint two board members to an ad hoc support staff salary committee and set the hearing date for the Fiscal Year 2016 school budget.. There will be updates by principals Scott Dryer and Paul Hemphill, activities director Todd Coy, building and grounds director Curt Stoecker and superintendent Ken Howard. The South Hamilton board will meet in a closed session for the mid year review and evaluation of the superintendent.

 • Webster City Planning and Zoning Commission to discuss Sign Ordinance.
 • Mother of Evelyn Miller takes to the witness stand in Frederiksen trial.

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Rest Of Today...Mostly sunny. Much warmer. High in the upper 30s. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight...Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy before midnight and early morning then becoming partly cloudy. Not as cold. Low in the mid 20s. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday...Mostly sunny. High in the upper 30s. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

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Chuck Long former IA Hawkeye quarterback
made a visit to KQWC...We had to get a 
picture with him and signed autographs! 
 



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