Westonka News

  • Westonka PAC to Host AP Art & Design Show

    Art is back at the Westonka Performing Arts Center. During the month of May, the PAC will feature the artwork of Mound Westonka High School AP Art students. The public is invited to view the art and meet the artists at a reception at the PAC on Tuesday, May 18 from 6 to 8 p.m.

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  • Westonka Community Theatre Announces Auditions for 'The Wizard of Oz'

    After a one-year delay, Westonka Community Theatre will step out on the yellow brick road with auditions for its summer production of “The Wizard of Oz.” Auditions will take place May 21 and 22 at Grandview Middle School. There will be a meeting May 23 for musicians interested in being part of the orchestra.

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  • White Hawks Girls Golf Coach Pam Garvais Retires After 32 Years

    Enthusiastic. Problem-solver. Excellent communicator. Dedicated leader. Ardent advocate. Passionate. Influential. These are just a few of the words used by her colleagues to describe long-time Mound Westonka High School girls’ golf coach Pam Garvais. After a coaching career that began in 1988, Garvais officially put away her clubs this season, at least as far as coaching is concerned.

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  • Westonka Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week

    According to one definition, a teacher is one who inspires, guides, enlightens and motivates, making the world a better place. Teacher Appreciation Week is designated during the first week of May as a time to honor the individuals who lend their passion and skills to education. At Westonka, each school celebrated their special teachers and staff members in their own unique way.

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  • Logan Leonard Named Outstanding Male Athlete

    This year’s Yost-Haddorff-Leopold Award winner is senior Logan Leonard. The other nominees for Mound Westonka High School's 69th annual outstanding male athlete award were Tucker Anderly, Trenton Bowe, Jack Linder, Charles Herder and Mitchell Krebsbach. Leonard, along with the other senior athletes, will be honored at a May 20 Senior Athletic Recognition Banquet.

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  • Queen Maya and King Merrick Preside Over Prom

    The Mound Westonka High School gym was transformed into a fairy tale May 2 for the coronation of Queen Maya Henslin and King Merrick Gormley, who will preside over the “Falling through Fairy Tales” prom on May 8. Although a limited number of people were in attendance, the program was live streamed for the public.

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