Cedar Falls High News
Cedar Falls High School News Submitted by Alumni
reunionJune 18, 2012 by Rhonda Rolfs (Register to contact)
What's going on with a reunion for this year??? Isn't it supposed to be our 35th reunion and I can't find a thing about it and haven't been contacted for any reunion since we graduated. I made it back for the 25 yr reunion by accident. I would love to get in contact with a bunch of folks again!!!!
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CEDAR FALLS — There was no threat to Cedar Falls High School Wednesday, but district officials said an air gun was brought into the building a day earlier.
JoEllen K. Grapp (1958-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — JoEllen Kay Grapp, 60, of Cedar Falls, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, at Covenant Medical Center, Waterloo.
Making a difference: Susan Langan advocates for Cedar Falls High School students WCF Courier
First in a series of stories included in the Fall 2018 Inclusion magazine.
No threat at high school following Cedar Falls gun rumor kwwl.com
The Cedar Falls Community School District says police confirm there is no threat at Cedar Falls High School.
More students attending Cedar Falls Schools at all levels as district opens new elementary Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — With its new elementary building open, there's more space for the youngest students in Cedar Falls Community Schools. However, the district ...
Cedar Falls homecoming court named Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS -- Members of this year's homecoming court at Cedar Falls High School have been chosen.
Cedar Falls teacher retiring after 45-year career Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Judy Kolbeck had been an elementary special education teacher for five years in Burlington when her husband's job brought them to the ...
Cedar Falls High School rocket club preparing for NASA launch event WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Cedar Falls High School's six-member rocket club team has spent countless hours preparing for its next launch.
Superintendent's contract to be approved by Cedar Falls school board Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Superintendent Andy Pattee's contract with Cedar Falls Community Schools will come before the Board of Education on Tuesday.
Cedar Falls pellet gun incident discussed at school board meeting Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Administration officials told the Cedar Falls Board of Education they were glad to have feedback from parents and community members on a ...
Enrollment is on the rise at all Cedar Falls schools (see the chart break-down) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Enrollment is on the rise at all levels in Cedar Falls Community Schools.
ACT scores rise for many Cedar Valley schools (see how area schools did) WCF Courier
WATERLOO — ACT scores rose for Waterloo Community Schools' class of 2018 as the average dropped at the state and national level.
John P. Higby Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
John Pritchard Higby, 70, died at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, on September 19, 2018.
Cedar Valley bands perform at weekend marching festivals WCF Courier
WATERLOO — High school bands from across the Cedar Valley hit the road this weekend to participate in marching festivals and competitions.
Students planning school walkouts Friday across the Cedar Valley Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — Students at a number of Cedar Valley schools are planning to participate in a nationwide protest of gun violence Friday that will include walking ...
Prep athletics: Cedar Falls director of athletics Gary Koenen resigning at end of year Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Longtime Cedar Falls High School Director of Athletics Gary Koenen will be stepping down from his position at the end of the school year, ...
Cedar Falls swimmer identified as girl hurt in Clear Lake water crash WCF Courier
CLEAR LAKE — A 15-year-old boy has been cited in a jet ski crash on Clear Lake that injured a 17-year-old Cedar Falls competitive swimmer Friday night.
Prep wrestling: Ortner new head coach at Cedar Falls Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Cedar Falls High School has tabbed Wartburg College assistant head coach Chris Ortner as its new head wrestling coach.
Alicia Caley (1933-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Alicia Bradford Caley, 85, of Cedar Falls, died Sunday, Sept. 9, at Western Home Communities Deery Suites.
Students, others rally in Cedar Falls against gun violence Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Sydney See isn't about to take up a gun if she lands her dream teaching job.
Local marching bands tune up for fall (PHOTOS) WCF Courier
WATERLOO — It was all a matter of timing Friday as West High School band members worked on a section of music.
Scott A. Sterrett (1969-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS -- Scott Allen Sterrett, 49, of Cedar Falls, died Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Cedar Valley Hospice Home.
CAPS project leads to product pitch for Cedar Falls student WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — It started with a project in an engineering class this fall.
Prep volleyball: Tigers continue to terrorize prep volleyball scene (PHOTOS) WCF Courier
WATERLOO — Another tournament, another title for the Cedar Falls High School volleyball team.
Cedar Falls high school design agreement approved Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Cedar Falls Community Schools' officials are laying the groundwork for a bond issue referendum to build a new high school.
Timothy Rindels (1959-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
FINCHFORD — Timothy Roger Rindels, 59, of Finchford, died Saturday, Aug. 11, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, following a work-related ...
Northeast Iowa high schools among state's top in U.S. News rankings Globe Gazette
WATERLOO — Four Northeast Iowa schools hit the top 30 for the state in U.S. News & World Report's 2018 ranking of Best High Schools.
Zachary "Zach" Rahnavardi (1994-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS – Zachary “Zach” Rahnavardi, 24, of Cedar Falls, died at home Sunday, July 29.
UPDATE: Two students suspended as threat against West High School investigated WCF Courier
WATERLOO — Two students were suspended after making threats against West High School on social media Monday evening in what they said was a joke.
Cedar Falls High School rocket club chosen for NASA project Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — After finishing near the top of a national competition last spring, a Cedar Falls High School rocket club team is working with NASA on its next ...
Three Cedar Valley teams win awards at robotics competition Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Three Cedar Valley teams won awards during last weekend's FIRST Robotics Competition regional at the University of Northern Iowa's ...
ARTapalooza! Cedar Falls' annual block party is Saturday WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS – On Saturday, expect the sidewalks and street along the first three blocks of Main Street to be crowded with artists, musicians and shoppers for ...
Barbara Jean Wickersham (1930-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Barbara Jean Wickersham, 88, of Cedar Falls, died at home Sunday, Sept. 16.
Eugene David Harding (1987-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Eugene David Harding, 31, of Cedar Falls, died Saturday, Aug. 25, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, following an ...
High school students win journalism awards Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
IOWA CITY — Staff from Cedar Valley student publications won awards during the Iowa High School Press Association's spring journalism contests.
John Walter Galloway (1947-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS – John Walter Galloway, 71, of Cedar Falls, died Saturday, Aug. 4, at ManorCare Health Services in Waterloo.
Thomas J. Reiss (1986-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — Thomas James Reiss, 31, of Waterloo, formerly of Dubuque, died at home Saturday, Oct. 20.
Prep sports: Becker named new director of athletics at Cedar Falls Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Long-time coach and associate principal Troy Becker has been named the new Activities Director at Cedar Falls High School.
Mother of missing La Porte City teen Jake Wilson: 'We still have hope' Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
LA PORTE CITY — This summer was supposed to be a big one for 16-year-old Jake Wilson.
William H. Rebholz Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
William H. Rebholz, 67 years old, of Marshfield, died of cancer on September 16, 2018, at the House of the Dove in Marshfield, Wisconsin.
2 Cedar Falls students achieve 36 on the ACT WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Leah Fairchild did very well on her first attempt at the ACT college entrance exam.
Area students lead march, speak at rally protesting gun violence (PHOTOS) WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Students took the lead in the March for Our Lives rally Saturday that protested gun violence and demanded action from lawmakers.
Gerald 'Jerry' Cole (1933-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS – Gerald “Jerry” E. Cole, 84, of Cedar Falls, died Saturday, Oct. 13, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital, Waterloo.
Flood cancels some Friday night Sturgis events Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Moderate flooding has pushed a popular Friday night Sturgis Falls Celebration event off the schedule.
LeeAnn Fain (1952-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — LeeAnn Fain, 64, of Waterloo, died Thursday, July 26, at Covenant Medical Center of natural causes. She was born Dec. 15, 1952, in Waterloo, ...
Shirley Burbridge (1935-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Shirley A. Burbridge, 83, of Cedar Falls, died Thursday, July 19, at NewAldaya Lifescapes in Cedar Falls.
UPDATE WITH VIDEO: Event brings competing robots to the McLeod Center WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — The teams started in January, designing and programming their robots.
Trevor D. Gerholdt (1996-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Trevor Daren Gerholdt, 22, of Cedar Falls, died accidentally Saturday, Oct. 6, in Plainfield.
Enrollment grows slightly in Cedar Falls Schools Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Enrollment grew slightly in Cedar Falls Community Schools this fall compared to a year ago.
Reinbeck firm low bidder on Cedar Falls interchange project WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — A Reinbeck road construction contractor, having already been awarded one major road contract in the city of Cedar Falls, also is the apparent ...
Michael C. Howard (1952-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Michael C. Howard, 66, of Cedar Falls, died Thursday, Sept. 6, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital in Waterloo.
Abigail "Abby" Grace Wilder (1998-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Abigail “Abby” Grace Wilder, 19, of Cedar Falls, died Saturday, Sept. 1.
Graduation party planned for foster care youth Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — Young people in foster care may live with multiple families while they're in the system or spend some of their time at institutions.
Waterloo Schools may open its Career Center to third district Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — As Waterloo Community Schools begins the second year of opening its career and technical education program to Cedar Falls students, officials ...
Cedar Falls rocket club wins NASA launch awards Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Cedar Falls High School's rocket club won two awards last month at the NASA Student Launch.
Annual student food drive begins October 1 kwwl.com
WATERLOO, Iowa (KWWL) – A 6-week food drive, held annually as a friendly competition to unite and empower local high school students, will begin October 1 ...
Waterloo school board approves 4.2 percent raise for superintendent Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — Superintendent Jane Lindaman earned a $9400 raise based on how Waterloo Community Schools measured up to a set of performance criteria ...
Skilled trades topic of Cedar Falls High career fair Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — The starting wages for many of the jobs right out of high school: more than double the minimum wage. The schooling: free — and you could ...
Kids show animals, attend workshops at annual 4-H fair Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — The Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair at National Cattle Congress is underway.
AnnaBelle Bachman Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
AnnaBelle Bachman, 97, of Charlotte, N.C., formerly of Waterloo, passed away on Wednesday, 25 July. She was born July 21, 1921 to Otto William Murrell and ...
Mary LaRue (1922-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
RAYMOND — Mary Elizabeth LaRue, 96, formerly of Raymond, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, at Denver Sunset Home.
Leo Manahl (1965-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Leo P. Manahl, 52, of Stuttgart, Germany, formerly of Cedar Falls, died Sunday, Aug. 26, at Virginia Hospital Center, Arlington, Va., from a ...
UNI alum capturing Loyola's Final Four Ramble Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — A proud University of Northern Iowa Panther graduate is leaving his paw prints on the Loyola University Chicago Ramblers' march to the Final ...
Robert R. “Bob” Cavin (1942-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Robert Roderick “Bob” Cavin, 76, of Clive, formerly of Cedar Falls, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines.
Gettman-Boettger Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Katie Gettman of North Liberty and Ike Boettger of Buffalo, N.Y., are announcing their engagement and approaching wedding. Parents of the ...
Trevor S. Kimball (1979-2017) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Trevor Stephen Kimball, 37, of Rochester, Minn., formerly of Cedar Falls, died Dec. 25, 2017, at home after a long battle with cystic fibrosis.
Dane A. King (1961-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — Dane A. King, 57, of Waterloo, died Monday, Aug. 27, due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
Dorothy Juhl Zelle (1928-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Dorothy Juhl Zelle, 90, of Cedar Falls, died Thursday, Aug. 30, at NewAldaya Lifescapes.
Global manufacturer buys CAPS students' stool design WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Kabeer Bhatia experienced the difficulties of designing a product when he was a student in the Center for Advanced Professional Studies' ...
Students in growing Cedar Falls career program learn to manage projects Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — The workplace becomes a classroom in a growing Cedar Falls High School career program.
Prep wrestling: State champion coach Doyle passes away Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Gene Doyle replaced one legend, and worked side-by-side with another for 40 years at Cedar Falls High School.
Cedar Falls Mark murders to be featured on television crime show Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — The heartland Cain and Abel story of the Mark murders will be the focus of an upcoming episode of “A Crime to Remember” on the ...
Amy Freitag Cactus (1970 – 2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Amy Freitag Cactus (1970 – 2018) 47, of Tucson Arizona died unexpectedly Friday, Aug. 10, in her home.
Diane Houser (1952-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — Diane K. Houser, 66, of Waterloo, died Sunday, July 29, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital in Waterloo.
New proposed Cedar Falls High School location announced Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS | A new high school would be located west of the University of Northern Iowa if voters approve a $118 million bond referendum Sept. 9.
Iowa Supreme Court justices hear arguments in Cedar Falls WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS – Area residents got to see Iowa's highest court in action during a traveling session at Cedar Falls High School on Thursday night.
Jake Wilson's former high school offering counseling for kids who need it KCRG
Jake Wilson went to Union High School in La Porte City for a brief period. Staff there discussed on Friday how they are going to talk to kids about it when classes ...
Cedar Falls High School homecoming Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Members of this year's homecoming court at Cedar Falls High School include, from left, front, Julie Joregensen, Abbie Lund, Sophie Poe; second row, Lexi Hahn ...
Cedar Falls High School Graduates | | wcfcourier.com Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Michael Benjamin Abbas, McKenzie Leigh Adams, Brian David Adrian, Rabia Afzal, Chase Ross Ager, Annebeth Ahrenholz, Zuhayr Saadat Alam, Billie-Ann ...
Cedar Falls Teens Selected For NASA Rocket Competition Patch.com
Cedar Falls Teens Selected For NASA Rocket Contest - Cedar Falls, IA - Designing, building and testing a rocket that can reach an altitude of one mile and ...
UNI inks Cedar Falls trio on signing day DesMoinesRegister.com
CEDAR FALLS, Ia. — In recruiting, locking down the home state is a top priority for essentially every school. No coach wants to see local prospects take their ...
This Green isnt so green: UNI freshman wants to make immediate impact Burlington Hawk Eye
CEDAR FALLS — Kyle Green nodded as his prized recruit ran by, wearing a Northern Iowa basketball uniform for the first time.“There he goes,” the UNI ...
Portia R. Hermansen (1944-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — Portia Rene Hermansen, 74, of Waterloo, died Sunday, Oct. 28, at Pinnacle Specialty Care.
Cedar Falls High School jazz band to perform at statewide contest Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS | A number of Cedar Valley high school jazz bands will perform Tuesday in a Des Moines festival for top jazz ensembles across the state.
Going Green: Cedar Falls family shares passion for basketball WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Kyle and Michele Green were used to the routine.
Fallen soldier's family raises donations again for Iowa Veterans Home WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — For the 10th year, a Cedar Falls couple is mounting a donation drive for residents of the Iowa Veterans Home in memory of their son killed in.
Program puts Cedar Falls students on the job WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — A group of Cedar Falls High School students will get some of their education in the workplace instead of the classroom when they start second ...
ACT scores dip for many Cedar Valley schools Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — ACT scores dipped for Iowa's class of 2017, a drop that was reflected in the Cedar Valley's two largest school districts.
Jane Alter Steele (1953-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Jane Alter Steele, 65, of Durango, Colo., formerly of Cedar Falls, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, at home.
Community Foundation announces 2018-19 Teen Trust Board of Directors Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — The Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa has selected 24 students from Black Hawk County high schools to serve on the 2018-19 Teen ...
Career courses teach skills that put students on the job WCF Courier
ELK RUN HEIGHTS — Jasmine Brott's homemade flash cards were barely holding the attention of the 3-year-olds gathered around a table at the Elk Run ...
C.F. police probe whether bullying involved in teen's death WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Police are investigating whether bullying was involved in the suicide death of a Cedar Falls High School student earlier this week.
UPDATE: A first look inside the smart home of C.F. sailor Taylor Morris (WITH VIDEO) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS – Taylor and Danielle Morris are home -- in a place they can call their own.
Jake A. Wilson (2002-2018) Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
LA PORTE CITY — Jake Allan Wilson, 16, of La Porte City, went missing Saturday, April 7, after going for a walk to nearby Wolf Creek.
Cedar Falls rocket club places in national contest WCF Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Cedar Falls High School rocket club students reached the stratosphere during a recent national contest.
Wingert hits her stride, qualifies for Olympic marathon trials Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS — Inspired by motherhood, Samantha Wingert has become a marathon runner who keeps achieving her goals.
Mind games: Cedar Falls High School robotics team circuits their way to China Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS | As the whirring and buzzing of robots echo within an old building at Cedar Falls Industrial Park, the cheers and banter of the machines' ...
Veridian ArtShare to feature local youth artists Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO — Four Cedar Valley high schools are among 10 featuring student art in Veridian Credit Union's ArtShare exhibit across Iowa.
North Iowa Celebrations: Anniversaries, weddings, birthdays and more for Dec. 9 Globe Gazette
Visit globegazette.com/extras/celebrations for online forms to submit your Celebration items. Deadline for Sunday publication is 5 p.m. Monday.
Growth continues in Cedar Falls’ school enrollment Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS | The growth spurt is continuing this fall at Cedar Falls Community Schools.
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