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New picnic tables at Milan Children’s Preschool

New picnic tables at Milan Children’s Preschool

By Joyce Ervin Youngsters attending the Milan Children’s Preschool are enjoying outdoor lunches at newly built child-safe picnic tables built by Kevin Crowley, a parent volunteer. Crowley donated his time and expertise and the building materials were purchased with grant money provided by the Greater Milan Area Community Foundation (GMACF) Crowley had enough materials to […]

Teacher makes art fun at Paddock and Symons Elementary

By Joyce Ervin Wendy Unger is an enthusiastic art teacher at Paddock and Symons Elementary Schools, and her love of the arts is having an impact on students and staff.  “I love it here at Milan,” she said. Unger has taught art for 12 years but has been at Milan for two years.  In that […]

Robotic Rumbles

Robotic Rumbles

By Milan Eagle Media and McKenzie Chappell Our team competes in FIRST robotics competitions and we are FRC team 5567 Code Red Robotics. Each year FIRST releases a game that robots will play at competitions, from the release of the game and rule manual teams have six weeks to build a competitive robot.   The goal of […]

Milan DECA students heading to international competition

Milan DECA students heading to international competition

By Milan Eagle Media DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management. Two of our Milan High School students, Harold Nunlee and Alexis Fetterolf qualified at the state level to compete in the international competition in Anaheim California April 26-30th. They will be competing against 16,000 […]

Pinwheels for child abuse prevention

Pinwheels for child abuse prevention

By Janet Buccirosso In April pre-school students from Dundee Elementary School met downtown in the main square kicking off child abuse prevention month. Pinwheels were enthusiastically planted throughout the square in support of the prevention of child abuse. The colorful pinwheels are a national symbol of the whimsical carefree childhood we wish for all children. […]