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Assessments show student growth in Amboy schools

Posted: Monday, Jun 29th, 2015
AMBOY, The results of STAR assessments taken by Amboy Junior High School students were presented at the June 28 Amboy Board of Education meeting. Eighth grade AJHS math teacher Jason Hickman reviewed the data for growth in reading and math, which was gathered during the 2014-15 school year.
"It was the first time we got through all the standards

High precipitation super cell is what slammed Lee County

Posted: Monday, Jun 29th, 2015
SUBLETTE, Lee County Sheriff John Simonton confirmed two tornadoes that affected areas in Harmon and Sublette in Lee County during a news conference on June 23. Estimated wind speeds were around 130 mph.
"One individual was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Four individuals were treated on-site by paramedics. Primary search and rescue took place Monday evening.

Heavy storm damage in rural Sublette

Posted: Monday, Jun 29th, 2015
SUBLETTE, While Woodhaven Lakes Campground is still closed to the public, many rural farmers to the south and southeast of Woodhaven, in rural Sublette, are facing a different set of concerns. The recent confirmations of EF 0 to EF 1 tornadoes for the rural area almost comes as no surprise as the devastation to crops, barns, and grain sites

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