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Surviving Tuskegee Airman Cpl. Robert Holts featured in next 'Live from Wahoo' event

Next assembly scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 24

For the 2015-2016 school year, the ESU2 Distance Learning Cooperative has initiated Live from Wahoo,  an annual series of extraordinary student enrichment and professional development events. The next Live from Wahoo event will be on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 , featuring retired Cpl. Robert Holts, the last surviving Nebraska Tuskegee Airman. This session, intended for middle and high school audiences, is scheduled from 1:30-2:30 p.m. The Tuskegee Airmen were among the first African American pilots allowed to fly in the U.S. military during World War II, still a time of segregation and discrimination.  Robert D. Rose, president of the the . . .

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Kim Brigham benefit set for Sunday, March 13

Fundraiser part of community's efforts to help beloved art teacher and family's battle with cancer

Wahoo resident Kim Brigham is an inspiration to her town. The beloved high school art teacher was diagnosed with brain cancer in January 2015. Kim's battle with cancer quickly became a community battle. Please join us for an afternoon filled with family fun, wonderful food and festivities as we show our support for Kim and her . . .

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feature story imageWinners of the 2016 WHS Poetry Out Loud competition are, from left, Matt Dobesh (1st), Savanna Bruce (2nd), and Sydney Holdsworth (3rd). Dobesh advances to the Feb.13 state regionals at the Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha.

Matt Dobesh edges Savanna Bruce to capture 2nd straight title @ WHS Poetry Out Loud Finals

Sydney Holdsworth takes 3rd

When speaking of the value of poetry, Oprah Winfrey once stated that “a great poem can move you, shake you, and remind you what it is to be human.” As was illustrated on the stage on Thursday, Feb. 4, the same holds true for some WHS students. Junior Matt Dobesh won the Wahoo High School Poetry Out Loud . . .

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