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New Year's Resolutions

  New Year’s Resolutions are a tradition in the United States in which a person resolves to change an undesired trait or behavior or to accomplish a personal goal or otherwise to improve their life. Every year millions . . .

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Crofton One- Act Earns the District Championship At Wayne State

The Crofton One-Act Play team of 27 students recently attended the district competition held at Wayne State College on Thursday, November 30th. Crofton was the last team to perform in Ramsey Theater on campus at 3:30 p.m. Awards followed . . .

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Students Voice Opinions on School and Community Issues

It’s come to no surprise the Crofton Schools and Community have been looking to change and update things around the town and school. With the recent community engagement meeting, student perspectives may also be of interest. . . .

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Warrior Basketball take on the Laurel-Concord- Coleridge Bears

Both the girls and boys basketball teams played Laurel-Concord-Coleridge at Laurel on Friday, December 1st. The Lady Warriors beat the Lady Bears 67-29. “We played well together and I’m super excited for the rest of the . . .

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Crofton High School One-Act Wins First In State

  Crofton High School’s one-act team brought home the gold at Thursdays State C1 One-Act competition. After the team won first in districts, they had four practices to prepare themselves for state. A goal meeting with . . .

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Crofton Warriors Take On Boyd County Spartans

The Crofton girls and boys basketball teams took on an annual non conference opponent, facing Boyd County in home matches on Thursday, December 7. The Lady Warriors won their match 46-30 staying undefeated. Crofton greatly outscored Boyd . . .

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Crofton-Bloomfield Wrestlers Compete At A Triangular

Crofton-Bloomfield Wrestlers    Compete At A Triangular Crofton-Bloomfield wrestlers took on a triangular against Pierce and BonHomme/Scotland/Avon.  Crofton-Bloomfield lost against both teams in these dual with . . .

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CHS Students Take On Simulated Parenthood

      At Crofton High School FCS teacher, Mrs. Jonelle Thoene, challenged the students, in Human Growth Development class, to a project involving RealCare Babies, called RealCare Baby Simulation.  Each student . . .

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Crofton Lady Warriors Start the Season With a Big Win

  The Crofton Lady Warriors basketball team beat Hartington Cedar Catholic for their first game of the season at home on Thursday, November 30. By a final score of 41- 55, the Lady Warriors beat another preseason ranked Midstate . . .

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CHS students go to Mid-State One-Act Festival

This year’s one-act team went to the Mid-State One-Act Festival on Tuesday, November 14. The team went up against eight different teams and placed second overall. The conference was at the Johnny Carson Theater in Norfolk, Nebraska and . . .

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Crofton’s Elementary Students Are Jumping For Heart Disease Research

This year’s third, fourth, fifth and sixth grade students are participating in Jump Rope for Heart. Which is a fundraising program for schools, where during gym class students will do fun activities that include a jump rope or two. . . .

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FFA Collects and Recycles Papers At Crofton High School

    Crofton High School FFA Advisor Stephanie Mann and the FFA chapter design a Program of Activities each year based on certain principles which consist of Building Communities, Growing Leaders and Strengthening . . .

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Snow for Crofton?

  Crofton students may be hoping for a snow day sometime soon as we near the end of November and into the cold month of December. The earliest first snow of the season in Lincoln was recorded September 29, 1985 and the latest first . . .

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Upcoming Basketball Seasons for the Warriors Just Taking Off

    Basketball season is just beginning for the Warriors at Crofton High School. Both boys and girls teams spent a week of open gym following up to the debut winter sports practice which started November 13th. . . .

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CHS Teacher Starts The Water Gallon Challenge

    Crofton School’s music teacher Katie Kleinschmit is challenging herself to drink a gallon of water each day for a month and is setting a trend for students. She started The Water Gallon Challenge on November 2, . . .

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Crofton Government Class Gives Back To Those Who Have Served

On Friday, November 10 the Crofton High School senior government class hosted a Veterans Day program and luncheon starting at 11 a.m. The program consisted of “The Star-Spangled Banner” played by the Crofton high school band, a . . .

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Crofton One-Act play to compete

    Crofton One-Act cast and crew has been preparing their play “That’s Not How I Remember It” written by Don Zolidis with four performances from next week until December. This play highlights key fads and fashions . . .

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Two Crofton High School Chorus Members Selected for All-State

Two Crofton High School Chorus members, Jamis Hendrix and Gabriel Potts, were selected for All-State Choir to be held in Lincoln on November 16-18. Their auditions started with the learning of a scale and arpeggio, along with seven other . . .

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Arens Brothers Have Another Impressive Season

  Brothers Connor and Tanner Arens have competed in Cross Country for years, just as the rest of their family has. Although the family has a well-known history of runners, Connor  insists that they have not influenced . . .

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CHS Receives New Technology For Students

This October Crofton High School invested in ten new iPads for students and classroom use. These iPads were purchased because CHS had a need for more devices and to give students more access to technology for learning and school . . .

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Winter Survey

  It’s only been a few months into Fall and Crofton has already seen snow. Some people are excited while others dread these colder months. According to www . almanac . com precipitation will be at above-normal levels . . .

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FCCLA DLC held at Northeast Community College

On Wednesday, October 25th Family Career and Community Leaders of America students from Crofton attended the District Leadership Conference held in Norfolk at Northeast Community College. Nine students joined surrounding chapters within the . . .

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Crofton Schools will host Blood Drive

   Crofton High School will host the LifeServe Blood Center for a blood drive on November 17th from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Students are able to sign up for any time slot within this period to donate blood. Students under the age of . . .

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CHS Choir members to sing National Anthem for NSAA

  Eight Crofton High School Choir students have won a spot for this year’s Nebraska School Activities Association’s National Anthem competition. In early September, emails were sent out from NSAA to choir teachers . . .

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Students Celebrate National Unity Day by Wearing Orange

  On Tuesday, October 25, students from Crofton High School were asked to wear orange in honor of National Unity Day. This is the signature event for National Bullying Prevention Month. National Unity Day has been . . .

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Halloween Dance held at City Auditorium

     On Saturday, October 21, the Crofton High School Choir held a Halloween dance at the Crofton City Auditorium as a fundraiser for their trip this summer to Denver, Colorado. The dance invited all members of choir, CHS . . .

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Crofton High School Students To Attend National FFA Convention

Seven Crofton High School students will be attending the National FFA Convention and Expo on the week of October 25th- 28th in Indianapolis, Indiana and Louisville, Kentucky along with 60,000 other FFA members. This will be the 90th . . .

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Crofton Hosts Knox County Volleyball Tournament

The Crofton Lady Warriors volleyball team hosted the Knox County Volleyball Tournament this year. On Monday, October 16, the Warriors took down the Wausa Lady Vikings in two sets with scores of 25-11 and 25-19. Danielle Steffen led the match . . .

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Halloween Survey

  What are you planning for Halloween this year? This week the Crofton students in grades 9-12 were asked the question: What is your favorite Halloween activity? Their choices were watching scary movies, trick-or-treating, going to . . .

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Crofton Band Marches at Pierce and Harvest of Harmony

  The Crofton Marching Band went to the Pierce Marching Competition on Wednesday, October 4. The band has been going to this competition for the past eight years, competing with bands mostly from the Mid States conference and . . .

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Crofton Community Schools Watch Solar Eclipse

On Monday Crofton Community Schools students and staff witnessed the first solar eclipse viewable in Nebraska since June 30, 1954. With the 95.2% visibility in Crofton and the surrounding area, many were excited about the . . .

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New Thrift Store Donates to Crofton Community

  One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, and “X” marks the spot on Main Street. Main Street Treasures was created after discussions from the community and the Board of Directory wanting to donate and . . .

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