Newspaper Archive of
N. Warren Town and County News
Norwalk, Iowa
July 9, 2015     N. Warren Town and County News
PAGE 9     (9 of 12 available)        PREVIOUS     NEXT      Full Size Image
PAGE 9     (9 of 12 available)        PREVIOUS     NEXT      Full Size Image
July 9, 2015

Newspaper Archive of N. Warren Town and County News produced by SmallTownPapers, Inc.
Website © 2022. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal.

Thursday, July 9, 2015 N/Warren Town and County News Page Nine BOOSTER CLUB MINUTES Concluded fromp. 8 boy's golf team won the the golf outing to see if that conference and the tourna- will help the price negotia- ment conference champi- tions. onship. Girl's golf has fin- New Business ished and they received 6 The golf outing is out of 12 teams in the con- scheduled for August 22 ference tournament. Soc- with two tee times (7:30 cer is in the middle of play- a.m. and 1 p.m.). Matt ing sub state games, and Leek indicated he would both girls and boys are get with Scot Meuler to go doing well. We will be over the time line and any hosting some of the games information pertinent to for soccer sub state. Base- the planning and then set ball and softball start up a committee meeting to games tonight, get the planning started. Public Relations Open Discussion Nancy LaVelle reported No open discussion that she is going to send items at this meeting. congratulatory cards to the Adjournment track and tennis players. Motion was made by A1 Old Business Lammers to adjourn the Matt Leek reported that meeting, seconded by he is going to go to War- Darin Hirl. Motion car- rior Run and speak with ried. Meeting was ad- them about having them journed at 8:04 p.m. sell Warrior Wear on a The next NABC meet- very limited basis. The ing will be held Wednes- board discussed that we day, June 24, at 7 p.m. at will need to determine the Norwalk High School who Warrior Run will Library. send the orders to and how those will be deliv- Respectfully Submitted, ered. Matt is also going to Stacy Rosonke talk with Warrior Run Secretary about a three year deal for 3-ON-3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) will be hosting one of the country's largest 3-on-3 outdoor basketball tournaments Saturda) July 25, at the DMACC West Campus in West Des Moines. The tournament is a family friendly event for all ages, genders and skills levels. The opening ceremony begins at 8 a.m. and the cost to participate is $60 for youth teams, and $80 for adults. At the tournament, each team member will receive a t-shirt and the winners from each bracket will receive a medal. Participants will have the opportunity to compete in a 3-point shooting contest and dunk contest. DMACC will also be hosting a Fishing Derby on the West Campus pond from 10 a.m. to noon for those who are interested. Scheels will be providing the worms and awards will be given to the anglers with the three long- est fish. The proceeds from the tournament will go to the DMACC Foundation, an organization that funds stu- dent scholarships. Registration for the 1 lth Annual Wild Wild West 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament is open through July 21. For more information go to www.wildwest3on3.com or call DMACC West Campus Associate Provost Rick Dawson at 515-633-2443. like us on Facebook at WATCH DOGS - Norwalk clip and save Norwalk Schools Phone Directory Central OfficeAdministration 981-0676 High School (Grades 10-12) 981-4201 High School Activities 981-4204 Eastview 8/9 School 981-9655 Middle 6/7 School 981-0435 Lakewood Elementary (Grades 3-5) 981-1850 Oviatt Elementary (Grades PreK-2) 981-1005 Transportation Office (Bus Barn) 981-0016 Food Service/Nutrition Office 981-9876 Building & Grounds Office 981-0917 Free Lunch Program for Schools The Iowa Department of Education, Bureau of Nutrition and Health Services, has announced its policy for free and reduced price meals for children unable to pay the full price of meals served under the National School Lunch Program, School Breakfast Program and the Afterschool Care Snack Program. State and Local school officials have adopted the following family size and income criteria for determining Migibility: INCOME EUGIBILITY GUIDEUNES Effective 7-1-2015 Household Free Meab Reduced Price Meals Ye= Uoathi T. e Ewrv W= 'v Y=rtv aonthOv T =e= w0e = two Month two Uon 21,775 1,015 908 838 419 1 15,301 1,276 638 589 295 2 20,709 1~726 863 797 399 29,471 2,456 1,228 1,134 567 3 37,167 3,098 1,549 1,430 715 26,117 2,177 1 089 1,005 503 44,863 3,739 1,870 1,726 863 4 31,525 2T628 1,314 1,213 607 52,559 4,380 2,190 2,022 1,011 5 36~933 3,078 1~539 1,421 711 60,255 5,022 2,511 2,318 1,159 6 42,341 3,529 11765 lv629 815 67,951 5,663 2,832 2,614 1,307 7 47~749 3,980 1~990 lw837 919 75,647 6,304 3,152 2,910 1,455 8 53,157 4,430 2T215 2,045 1,023 For each additional family member add: 5,408 451 226 208 104 7,698 642 321 298 148 Households may apply for free or reduced price meal benefits one of four ways as listed below. 1. Households whose income is at or below the levels shown are eligible for reduced price meals or for free meals. Households may complete one application listing all children and return it to your child's school. 2. Food Assistance households and children receiving benefits Under the Family Investment Program (FIP) are eligible for free meals. Most children from Food Assistance and FIP households will be qualified for free meals automatically. These households will receive a letter from their children's schools notifying them of their benefits. Households that receive a letter from the school need to do nothing more for their children to receive free meals. 3. Some food Assistance and FIP households will receive a letter from the Department of Human Services (DHS) which will qualify the children listed on the letter for free meals. Parents must take this letter to the child's school to receive free meals. 4. Food Assistance or FIP households receiving benefits that do not receive a letter from DHS must complete an applic3tion for their children to receive free meals. Ony complete applications will be approved by the school. Applications may be submitted at any time during the year. If a family member becomes unemployed the family should contact the school to complete an applica- tion. Foser children are eligible for free meal benefits. Some foster children will be qualified for free meals automat- ically hrough the State Direct Certification process. Their host family will receive notification of these benefits. Famili.s that receive this notification from the school need to do nothing more for their foster children to receive free reals. If a family has foster children livingwith them and does not receive notification and wishes to apply for sun meals, instructions for making application for such children are contained on the application form. Spe- cial Smplement Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) participants may be eligible for free or redlced price meals based on a completed application. Holseholds with children who are enrolled in the Head Start/Even Start Program or the Migrant Education Progran or who are considered homeless or runaway by the school district's homeless liaison should contact the schoolfor assistance in receiving benefits. If households are dissatisfied with the ruling of the officials, they may make formal appeal either orally or in writing to the school's designated hearing official. The policy statement on fileat the school contains an outline of the hearing procedure. School officials may verify the information in the application, and that deliberate misrepresentation of information may subject the applicant to prosecution under lpplicable State and Federal criminal statutes. Households should contact their local school for additional infornation. NoPdiscrimination Statement: This explains what to do if you believe you have been treated unfairly. The U.S. partment of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for emploTnent on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where :pplicable, political beliefs, marital Status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an indivimal's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employ- ment cr in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all Frograms and/or employment activities.) If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrim- inatio Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda:gov/complaint filing cust.html. Or at any USDA office, )r call (866)632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requesed in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agricul- ture, Drector, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax 202- 690-74,2 or email at program.intake@usda.gov. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabil- ities mly contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339; or 800-845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Iow Non-Discrimination Notice. "It is the policy of this CNP provider not to discriminate on the basis of race, ceed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or religion in its pro- grams, activitie or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.6, 216.7, and 216.9. If you have qlestions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by this CNP Provider, please contact the Iowa Civil Rghts Commission, Grimes State Office building, 400 E. 14th St. Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; website: https://icrc.iowa.gov/." ! The average car produces a pound of pollution every The first cars equipped with an ignition key were 25 miles, produced in 1948.