Letter to the Editor

Pride Night 2010

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Dear Editor,

On behalf of the Spirit Lake Education Association, the teachers and staff of the Spirit Lake Schools would like to thank the community for their support at Pride Night 2010. The hard work of the Partners in Education parent groups for providing the hors d'oeuvres, appetizers, and refreshments was very much appreciated.

The following businesses need to be recognized for their contributions: Indian Hills Golf Course, Liberty Bank, Spirit Lake Silver & Gold, Spencer Trophy & Award, State Bank, Northwest Bank, Central Bank, Okoboji GM Toyota, Campus Cleaners and Hoien Realty.

We also want to acknowledge the following businesses for their donations and support: Bank Midwest, Harley Davidson, Mary's Antiques and Gifts, Custom Creations, Pure Fishing, Brook's Golf Course, Campus Cleaners, Bedell Family YMCA, Duke's Burgers, Brown Medical, Subway in Spencer, Faust institute of Cosmetology, Pizza Ranch, Turner & Jenness Funeral Home, Courtyard Gardens, Parts City, Central Bank, Parks Marina, Fergusons, Shaw's & Carol's Cottage, Bella Via, Grand Occasions, Sol and Java Joint, Los Agaves, Fresh Paint, Aero Dec, Goodies, Chiropractic Concepts, Dave Kuker Trucking LLC, Country Gardens and the Three Sons.

Thank you for your support in honoring the following individuals for years of service to the Spirit Lake Community School District: 20 year awards; Jan Donaldson, Pat Nellis, Donna Sebert, Ranae Sipma, Deb Stammer; 25 year awards; Jean Graff, Mary-Ann Hegeman, Dianne Franker; 30 year awards; Tom Higgins; Rich Nicklay.

The community's support of the school means a great deal to the staff. Thanks again!

Elaine Greer

Spirit Lake Education Association