Precious Blood School second-graders learned how to carve pumpkins Tuesday as part of a Halloween-themed lesson in preparation for their first reconciliation. The activity made comparisons between the sacrament of reconciliation and the various steps to carving a pumpkin.
Chelsey Temple of Ferdinand, left, and Taylor Oxley of Santa Claus, both 10, jumped into a small pile of leaves they made during the Class 1A girls soccer regional championship Saturday afternoon at Heritage Hills High School.
Jasper residents Larry and Trish Schuler are two of more than 100 students attending this year's Charles W. Howard Santa Claus School in Midland, Mich. Students from all over the country and the world attend the school to learn how to dress, act and sound like Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Jasper High School seniors Julia Ariens and Kiersten Lorey led a pep parade down the halls of JHS on Thursday afternoon as students rallied to support the Wildcat boys tennis team bound for the state finals.