Class of 1967
19Hemingford High School 67
Student and Faculty Highlights of the Year
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Student Council Highlights –
Student Council Members –President – Steve Golka; VP – Tom Messersmith; Secretary – Cheryl Benda; Seniors – Kelly Wood, Bill Walker; Juniors – Joyce Kiester, Larry Zajic, Robert Turek, Lynette Haas; Sophomores – Bob Olson, Barbara Becker ; Frosh – Janice Schledewitz, Mike Walker, Mike Hudson.
National Honor Society Members –
Music Department – The band not only boosts its teams during games but is also a town booster and is Directed by Mr. Q. Band officers consist of Band Captain – Diane Gordon, Assistant Band Captain – David Munich, Secretary – Nancy White. Leading the marching band were Majorette – Linda Tschacher and Twirlers – Laura Yardley, Carol Johnson, Peggy Campbell. Mr. Q. also directed the Mixed Chorus, Girls’ Glee of forty-two members which performed at a Winter Concert and the Spring Concert. Mr Ed Thomas sponsored the Science Club, President – Linda Becker, VP – Rick Benda, Secretary-Treasurer – Carol Johnson.
Drama and One Acts – “Harvey” presented by the Pep Club, the all-school play “All Because of Agatha” was presented with two weeks rehearsal time. At the festival, in the spring of the year, the following selections were presented – “The Wall”, “Proof of a Man”, “A Night in the Country”.
Football – Coach Phil Snyder lead his team of 22 players.
Cross Country –
Girls Basketball –
Boys Basketball – Coaches Phil Snyder and Lambert Belina and their team of 12 had winning season.
Girls Track and Field – Nineteen girls compete with leadership from Coach Snyder.
Boys Track and Field – Coach Lambert Belina led his track squad of 17 members.
Golf –A team of three – Dick, Gordon, Darroll.
Clubs and Activities – Hemingford’s first chapter of FFA was organized under Vocational Agriculture instructor, Jess Vetter. FFA officers, President – George Bremer, VP – Bob Dufek, Sentinel – Tom Gasseling, Secretary – Dick Zeller, Treasurer – Ron Solomon, Reporter – Steve Hennings. FHA Sponsor, Miss Ambosek, FHA President – Carol Dyer, VP – Barbara Becker, Secretary – Sylvia Klemke, Treasurer – Linda Campbell. Pep Club Sponsors – Mrs. Johnson, Mrs. Snyder, President – Carol Johnson, VP – Mary Bruns, Secretary – Janet Prochazka, Treasurer – Joyce Reynolds. Cheerleaders – Sylvia Klemke, Dorthy Rojas, Karen Winten, Doris Wood, Carol Ramsey, Cheryl Benda, Mary Darveau, Janet Gordon. H-Club Sponsor – Mr. Snyder, President – Tom Messersmith, VP – Gary Riggs, Secretary-Treasurer – Rod Christensen.
Homecoming Royalty –Basketball King – Rod Christensen; Basketball Queen – Janet Prochazka; Football King – Tom Messersmith; Football Queen – Cheryl Benda; Attendants – Steve Golka, Gary Riggs, Mary Bruns, Diane Gordon, Carol Johnson.
Prom Royalty – King – Tom Messersmith; Queen – Diane Gordon; Attendants -
Prom Theme – “Viva La France Is Cry in Paris by Night”
Senior Class Motto - “Out of the Calm of Dreams into the Storm of Reality”
Senior Class Officers –President – Bill Walker; VP – Rod Christensen; Secretary – Mary Bruns; Treasurer – Edd Davies.
Junior Class Officers –President – Bob Turek; VP – Dori Wood; Secretary – Brad Rosenberger; Treasurer - Gary Zajji
Sophomore Class Officers –President – Barb Becker; VP – Bruce Engel; Secretary – Ron Solomon; Treasurer – Mary Darveau
Freshmen Class Officers –President –Mike Hudson; VP – Bob Smith; Secretary – Janet Gordon; Treasurer – Debbie Swanson
Valedictorian – Janet Prochzaka
Salutatorian – Tom Messersmith
State Competitions –
Special or Unique Happenings – Centennial year marks a move for Hemingford students from and over-crowded and inadequate building into a new classroom facitlity.
CSC Scholastic Contest Results –
Senior Class Enrollment – 31
Kindergarten Class Enrollment – 23
Yearbook Dedication –
Superintendent – Harold Johnston
Principal – Lyle Fodnes, Elementary – Evelyn Fendrich
Elementary Teachers –Kindergarten – Marlene Chinnock; First Grade – Florence Ball; Second Grade – Agnes Bruns; Third Grade – Pat Thomas; Fourth Grade - Sixth Grade Combination – Mr. Ford, Pat Shyder, Lena Hebbert
Secondary Teachers – Josephine Johnson, Janet Ambrosek, Phil Snyder, Lyle Fodnes, Jess Vetter, Mrs. Headden, Mr. Q., Andrew Chismar, Terry Lucas, Ed Thomas, Lambert Belina, Mrs. Fentress
Other Staff Members -