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OFFICIAL NEWSPAPER FOR NORWALK COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT Norwalk Warriors Vol. 46 No. 13 Norwalk, Iowa 50211 USPS No. 395-120 Warren SMALLTOWNPAPERS ! --. [ II I .I ill I. I -1._1 II . '11"11'| '1"1 I1'"1111" IIII1[,,i l-I i I 'llli"" " ' JJl lll'"ll'l' Town and County ws 50 Phone 981-0406 emaih news@norwalknewspaper.com Thursday, August 14, 2014 Emma Schaefer Earns Riding Awards Emma Schaefer. Photo submitted.- It has never been done before in the 27 years of the American Buckskin World Show. Never has someone won High Point and Reserve High Point in the same divi- sion, but Norwalk's Emma Schaefer achieved this goal Saturda]6 July 26, during the event held in Tulsa, OK. The 12-year-old daughter of Dave and Janelle Schaefer was awarded High Point 13 and Under All Around on her five-year-old mare, Sheez So Good, and Reserve High Point All Around on her seven-year-old mare, Jacs Smoken Dun. Emma rode hard on both of her horses all week, bringing home five World Cham- pionships, two Reserve World Championships and 10 Top Fives. Her mother said it was a week Emma will never forget and she will forever be the first.to achieve the "unachievable'. NORWALK PARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT :f . LEISURE LINE OFFICE INFORMATION Pick up registration forms 24 hours a day at the Parks and Recreation office or print them off our website: www.ci.norwalk.ia.us. You can mail registration forms, place them in our drop box or walk in. Our office is located at 1100 Chatham Ave. (Public Safety Bldg.). Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday. The drop box is open 24/7! If you have any questions, call us at 981-9206. Online registra- tion is available. (See website: www.norwalk.iowa.gov). UPCOMING REGISTRATIONS Men's Flag Football, through August 22; Coed Volleyball through August 22; Norwalk Family Taekwondo, August 18 through August 29; Adult Ed: Epoxy Craft, August 25 through September 5. NON-REGISTRATION EVENTS Senior Exercise, Mondays and Thursdays, 10 a.n. at Norwalk Christian Church; Senior Wii Bowling, Thursdays, at Public Safety Building, 1:30 p.m. ADULT COED SOFTBALL STANDINGS - SUMMER 2014 Final Standings Win Loss Sunday Sluggers 5 3 Beer Can Alley 1 7 Alcoballics 1 7 13ench Warmers 7 1 Balfour Take Your Base 6 " 2 Scores - Week 6 Alcoballics i0 Sunday Sluggers 15 Continued p. 3 I Norwalk Student 1 Education Foundation Activities and Events By Lori Miller, President . The Norwalk Warrior 2014-2015 school year is just. around the corner!! The Norwalk Student Education Foundation would like to remind you to check into your corporate match- ing programs this fall during your annual United Way and,other Giving Drives. If NSEF is not on your list, let us know and we will help you add us on. Let your com- panies give to our kids and their education!!! Corporations in the Des Moines area who will match employee contributions: Allied Insurance, EMC Insur- ance, Guide One Life Insurance, Hy-Vee Inc., Iowa State Bank, Krause Gentle Corp, Meredith Corp., Principal Financial, Wells Fargo, Mid American Energy Holdings Company, RUAN Transportation Management Systems Inc. and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Iowa. Contact us at info@norwalkstudentfoundation.org with any questions. I Activities at the NORWALK LIBRARY .105i Notih Ave. * 981-0217 (No Storytimes in August. This will start up again September 2.) Monday, Aug. 18 Tiny Tots with Debbie Doo Wop, 9:30 a.m. Mon- days through August 25, children ages 1-5 are invited to join us for songs, instruments and fun with Debbie Doo Wop. Registration Required. , Tuesday, Aug. 19 Novel Year Book Club, 6--8 p.m. Join the Novel Year Book Club and make new friends, experience new pIaces and embark on new journeys. Novel Year is a series of programs feattiring six novels throughout 2014. Pro- grams consist of: 1) Discussing the book with a facilita- tor, 2) Watching the movie version of the book and 3) Enjoying a program related to the book. Tonight, Chil- dren and Family Services of Iowa will present a pro- gram on domestic violence in Iowa. This presentation is designed for adults and hosted by the Novel Year Book Club. Participants need not be a member of the book club to attend. Annual NABC Golf Benefit The 7th Annual Norwalk Athletic Booster Club (NABC) will be held Saturday, Aug. 23, at Warrior Run Golf Course with shotgt m starts at 7:30 a.m. or 1 p.m. (Select desired time of play.) Deadline is Monday, Aug. 11. The event is 9 holes twice through, four-person best shot. The cost is $65 per person or $260 per foursome. Price includes lunch, starting at noon. There also will be prizes. For a registration form, contact Stacy Rosonke at srosonkeCourcaptive.com. Proceeds are used for the general fund of the NABC. KC Tootsie Roll Drive The St. John the Apostle Knights of Columbus will be holding their annual Tootsie Roll Campaign for" those with intellectual dis- abilities at area Norwalk businesses the weekend of August 22-24. Donations from this cause are split between the Special Olympics of Iowa, Genesis Development and Christian Opportunity Center in Warren County. If you are interested in donating to this worthy cause, call Mike Kordick at 515-208-1553. Community Blood Drive August 14 The Norwalk Commu- nity Blood Drive is Thurs- da35 Aug. 14, from 3 to 7 p.m. at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church Fellow- ship Hall, 720 Orchard Hills Dr. Schedule an appoint- ment online at www.life servebloodcenter.org or contact Jim and Mary Cain at 515-981-0432. This blood drive is sponsored by SL John the Apostle Catholic Church. Bring a valid form of iden- tification, such as a donor ID card or driver's license. Give blood through September 6 and redeem your donation points for the 2014 edition of the su- perhero t-shirt series. q, t Iowa Chorus at State Fair If you are at the Iowa State Fair Saturday, Aug. .alq. 16, take time to head to the Anne and Bill Riley Stage where you can hear some great music. The Pride of Iowa Bar- bershop Chorus will per- form at 10 a.m. and the Harmony Central Sweet Adeline Chorus will per- form at 11 a.m. Get there early and sit in the shade. legals and stories is Noon Friday!