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May 29, 2014

Sticky situation for Franklin principal: Holmgren taped to chair for a good cause

Through the years, Franklin Elementary School Principal Tim Holmgren has not been afraid to embarrass himself as long as it...

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April 7, 2014

Franklin wins Elementary Battle of the Books

Franklin Elementary won the third annual Marshalltown Elementary Battle of the Books held Thursday, April 3, at Marshalltown Public Library....

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February 28, 2014

Youth Art Month exhibit opens today, reception March 8

The annual Youth Art Month exhibit is now open at the Fisher Community Center, featuring the best artwork created by...

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February 6, 2014

Franklin Elementary celebrates a century of learning

On Jan. 30, 2014, Franklin Elementary celebrated one hundred years of learning, inviting former teachers and principals to a special...

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February 4, 2014

Kindergarten Registration is March 7

Kindergarten Registration for the 2014-2015 school year will be Friday, March 7, 2014, from 9am to 3pm at all Marshalltown...

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December 10, 2013

Globetrotter makes spin though town: Team will play Jan. 5 at Roundhouse

A Harlem Globetrotter visited Marshalltown Monday and brought with him all the basketball-whirling tricks one would expect. He also brought...

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October 21, 2013

Hard worker shows up ready: Franklin fourth grader a classroom leader

Rachel Krein shows up to school at Franklin Elementary School every day ready to learn. It's something her fourth grade...

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October 10, 2013

Schools participate in Healthiest State Initiative walks

Students at several schools took a few extra steps this week toward making Iowa the healthiest state as part of...

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September 13, 2013

City kids learn farm life: Fairgrounds hosts event Thursday

Nearly 400 fourth grade students in Marshalltown got a hands-on learning lesson about life on the farm Thursday. The 13th...

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July 30, 2013

Back-to-School events scheduled in August

Several back-to-school events and orientations are planned in August. On Thursday, Aug. 15, Marshalltown High School will hold Freshmen/New Student...

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June 9, 2013

Franklin raises $843.51 for American Cancer Society

Franklin Elementary students closed out the school year with a penny drive, collecting $843.51 for the American Cancer Society in...

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May 21, 2013

Marshalltown students earn meritorious awards at Project Share

Several Marshalltown students earned meritorious awards at Project Share, the annual student project showcase held May 9-10 at Marshalltown Community...

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