Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 26 Jan 2015 01:03:28 EDTMon, 26 Jan 2015 01:03:28 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssTexting For Totshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/583247.htmlTexting For Tots, a new program from Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency, sends parents prompts to help foster literacy at an early age.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTSt. Eds to hold Kindergarten Rounduphttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/583248.htmlSt. Edmond Catholic School will hold Kindergarten Roundup on Feb. 4 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. This event will be for students entering kindergarten in Fall 2015 and their parents.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTFDSH A Cappella Choir receives awardhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/583249.htmlFort Dodge Senior High's A Cappella Choir earned first runner-up for best concert choir and the award for best alto section at the 28th annual Onalaska Classic Choral Competition in Wisconsin.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTArea students make GVU President's Listhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/583250.htmlSeven area students have been named to the President's List at Grand View University, Des Moines, for the 2014 fall semester. President's List honorees must earn a grade point average of 4.0 while carrying at least 12 hours of classes.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTFD gets first middle school maker's space in Iowahttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/583019.htmlFort Dodge Middle School is getting a maker's space. The Fort Dodge Alumni Association donated $7,000 to the school Thursday for the creative activities station. According to Sondra Holmstrom, alumni board member, it's a first for Iowa.Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT