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2015 Senior Spotlights – Tyler Hansen

Tyler Hansen
Parents’ Name: Chad Hansen and Jennifer Oesterle
Hometown: Dysart
Birthday: : June 21, 1997
My favorite color: Orange
My favorite TV show: Boss Hog
My favorite movie: Bad Santa
My favorite restaurant: Texas Roadhouse
My favorite class: Lunch
Hobbies/Activities: Hunting, wrestling and showing pigs
What is your favorite memory from high school? Going to school with my cousin Tairk.
My biggest pet peeve is: When people tap on things.
Who are the most influential people in your life? My parents
What is the best thing about being a senior? The freedom
What are your post-high school plans? Air Force
Your best advice to underclassmen? Enjoy high school while you can because it’ll be over fast.

2015 Senior Spotlights – Jess Larison

Jess Larison
Parents’ Name: Jeff and Cheryl Larison
Hometown: La Porte City
Birthday: July 12, 1996
My favorite colors: Red and blue
My favorite TV show: How I Met Your Mother
My favorite movies: Star Wars and Lord of the Rings
My favorite restaurants: Jimmy Johns and Buffalo Wild Wings
My favorite classes: Band, choir, and anything with Mr. Wigg
Hobbies/Activities: Singing, improvisation, basketball, and hanging out with friends
What is your most embarrassing moment from high school? My sophomore year, I ran into the chute in football practice bruising my ribs in the fall, and fell off the stage during musical practice, bruising a ligament in my knee. It was a painful year.
What is your favorite memory from high school? Being involved in activities. From playing in the pep band, to playing ball, to performing on stage, there are a ton of great memories. It didn’t matter whether we won or lost or placed somewhere in between, the journey and having a great time with friends is what I will remember.
My biggest pet peeve is: People who don’t try and whiners.
Who are the most influential people in your life? My mom, dad, sister, brother, and friends. Together they have guided me through high school and helped me achieve success.
What will you miss most about high school? Getting the opportunity to be in activities and hanging out with friends.
Where do you see yourself in 20 years? Hopefully in 20 years I will have a steady job with a wife and kids.
What is the best thing about being a senior? Knowing how everything works. You know what it takes to be successful, and can take the steps to reach success.
What are your post-high school plans? Attend the University of Iowa or UNI to major in History with a secondary education certificate.
Your best advice to underclassmen? Get involved! All of your best memories will be made by getting involved in activities. Don’t be afraid to step out of your comfort zone and try something new.

2015 Senior Spotlights – Dakota Hopper

Dakota Hopper
Parents’ Name: Duane and Sherri Hopper
Hometown: Mt. Auburn
Birthday: July 11, 1996
My favorite color: Blue
My favorite TV show: Supernatural
My favorite restaurant: Pancheros
My favorite class: Psychology
Hobbies/Activities: Football and track
Where do you see yourself in 20 years? Under water, perhaps on land, for sure alive.
What are your post-high school plans? Get a job.
Your best advice to underclassmen? No matter what you do, school is getting more expensive.

La Porte City Christmas Tree Pick Up Jan. 6

La Porte City residents are reminded that city workers will pick up Christmas trees for disposal on Tuesday, January 6. Trees must be placed curbside by 7 AM that morning, with ALL decorations and garland removed. Trees can also be taken to the City landfill between the hours of 7 AM and 5 PM daily.

Classifieds – December 31, 2014

Thank you for your support and kindness during the illness and passing of our mother, sister, grandmother and aunt.  Special thanks for the response and care by the LPC Fire and Rescue and the LPC Police.  The Family   of Betty Johannsen   53-1-pd
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Union Community School is accepting sealed bids for the sale of 2001 Chevy Lumina -177,149 miles (approx.). Mechanical problems. Sold as is, and maybe seen at the La Porte City Bus Barn. Bids will be accepted in the District Office located at 200 Adams, La Porte City until noon on January 7, 2015.  Board may accept or deny any or all bids.  Contact Michael Stanford, Transportation Director, at 319-269-6942 for any questions. 52-2-c
Union Community School District:  Kitchen Ass’t (LPC Elem) approx. 3 ¼ hours daily.  Contact Person:  Staci Tiedt, Food Service Director at 319-342-2697. Accepting applications until filled.  Send application materials to Union CSD, Attn: Supt Neil Mullen, 200 Adams, La Porte City, IA  50651  www.union.k12.ia.us   EOE/AA  52-2-c
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