Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Sep 2014 05:27:28 EDTFri, 19 Sep 2014 05:27:28 EDT roundup high school homecoming festivities will continue throughout the month. The Fort Dodge Community Schools will dismiss students early on Friday so students can celebrate Homecoming with a pep assembly, parade and the football game.Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTHead Start Bite teaches kids meal-time manners Inc. Head Start teaches its students meal-time manners with Head Start Bite. "Head Start, since the '60s, has always encouraged people to eat family-style at the center," said Bonnie Calvert, Head Start director.Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTDodger Time makes changes Time at Fort Dodge Middle School and Fort Dodge Senior High has evolved this year to better meet the needs of its students. At the Senior High this year, greater emphasis is being placed on relationships, Trista Thompson, FDSH counselor said.Mon, 8 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTMemorial ride is big success Kayla Jones Memorial Scholarship has provided more than $120,000 to Fort Dodge Senior High and St. Edmond High School students over the last six years. The sixth annual memorial ride to raise funds for the scholarship, held Aug.Mon, 8 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTFoster Grandparents have returned to school Foster Grandparents have returned to school. The program's 35 volunteers are helping students at nearly a dozen area schools and programs this year, Jeanine Nemitz, program director, said.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT