Sen. Charles Wiger with students from Tartan High School’s Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) group and John Glenn Middle School’s Support Our School group.
Tartan High School students joined more than 250 youth advocates at the Minnesota State Capitol on May 3 to promote ways to reduce youth smoking and to save Minnesota youth from a lifetime of addiction to tobacco.
Tartan has raised $1.5 million dollars in their 14 years of taking part in the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. 900 students, 47 teams, participated in raising funds to fight back against cancer.
Anna Jaskulka, 18, a senior at North High School, died May 21 at Woodwinds Health Campus in Woodbury. She was found unresponsive at home after attending prom that night at the Landmark Center in St. Paul.
Library After Dark program to offer movies, games and fun
Marie Garza is a single parent raising kids in an environment with real pressures.
A few years ago, her son regularly visited a basketball court in their Maplewood neighborhood. Garza’s son and his friends love basketball and lived for the moments they were able to spend on the court with their friends, that is, until the hoops were taken down.
Each year, more than 40 female high school seniors are honored at the St. Paul Area Athena Awards banquet. The recipients were honored for their athletic achievements and the banquet was held on April 20.