Category Archives: Iowa

Stutsman signs to play softball with SCC

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Notre Dame Senior Maddy Stutsman (center) signs Thursday afternoon to play softball with Southeastern Community College in West Burlington next year. Stutsman played high school softball with the West Burlington – Notre Dame Falcons. Joining Stutsman is SCC Head Coach Melissa Flores (left) and Asst. Coach Larry Heath (right).
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Notre Dame Senior Maddy Stutsman (center) is joined Thursday afternoon by family, friends, and teammates after signing to play softball at SCC next year.

Obama calls out “woke culture” and urges younger generations to not be judgmental

The former US president Barack Obama has spoken against call-out culture. ‘I do get a sense sometimes now among certain young people … that the way of me making change is to be as judgmental as possible about other people and that’s enough.’ Obama said that achieving change was a much more difficult issue than simply using social media. ‘That is not activism, that is not bringing about change. If all you’re doing is casting stones, you are probably not going to get that far,’ the 44th US president said at the the Obama Foundation summit on Tuesday.

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Falcons fall to Camanche, 52-0

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Senior Dreyton Laveine (28) leads the Falcons on to the field before the start of their last game of the season hosting Camanche Friday night in West Burlington.
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Falcon Running Back Jonah Fritz (27) straight arms a Camanche defender Friday night in West Burlington. Camanche defeated WBND, 52-0.
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WBND Center Drew Chiprez (56) with Guard Jackson Hamelton (77) line up against Camanche Friday night in West Burlington. Camanche defeated WBND, 52-0.
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Falcon Running Back Kendell Baker (35) carries the ball against Camanche Friday night in West Burlington. Camanche defeated WBND, 52-0.
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Falcon Wide Receiver Hunter Reich (5) carries the ball against Camanche Friday night in West Burlington. Camanche defeated WBND, 52-0.
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Falcon Running Back Travain Donaldson (18) carries the ball against Camanche Friday night in West Burlington. Camanche defeated WBND, 52-0.

Senior Night and Pregame Activities at West Burlington

Pregame and Senior night from the last football game of the season with Camanche v. WBND at West Burlington Friday night

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Falcons fall to Hawks in Regional Opener, 3-1

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (20) moves to block a shot by Central Lee’s Mya Merschman (8) Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.
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West Burlington Head Coach Corina Shipp (center) talks to the team during a timeout Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.
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West Burlington’s Raven Messamaker (5) sends the ball over the net against Central Lee Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.
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West Burlington Libero Lauren Summers (1) keeps the ball in play against Central Lee Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.
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West Burlington’s McKenna Marlow blocks a Central Lee shot Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.
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West Burlington’s Sophia Armstrong (23) sets the ball Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.
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West Burlington celebrates winning a point against Central Lee Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.
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West Burlngton’s Grace Hoenig (21) goes up to block a Central Lee shot Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.
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West Burlington’s Abigail Bence (27) tries to block the shot by Central Lee’s Kaylynn Summers (7) Wednesday night in West Burlington. Central Lee defeated West Burlington, 20-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20.