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NHS, McGuffey earn All American School Awards
Newark High School and McGuffey Elementary recently earned the American Legion Auxiliary All American School Awards at the state level. NHS won in the high school division, while McGuffey won in the elementary division. The NHS Air Force Jr. ROTC competed in the American Legion Auxiliary All American High School Contest that led to the award. This is the third consecutive year the high school has won the award; it is the first time McGuffey has won. 
7th annual Newark Booster Club 5K race set for Sept. 17
The 7th Annual Newark Booster Club 5K Race is set to begin at 8 a.m. on Sat., Sept. 17, at OSU-Newark and the North Newark Little League park. The cost of the event is $25, which goes toward helping the Booster Club and Newark athletics. Please download a registration form here. You can also visit this link to pay the fee online. 
Newark Booster Club Golf Outing set for Sept. 25
The annual Newark Booster Club golf outing will tee off at 9 a.m. on Sept. 25, at the Licking Springs Golf Course. The 4-person scramble costs $60 per player, or $240 per team, and includes golf, cart and food. The deadline for registration is Sept. 19, and checks can be made payable to Newark Athletic Boosters. Please see this form for more information. Contact Athletic Director Jeff Quackenbush at 740-670-7435 with any questions. 
Wildcat cheerleaders to host Alumni Night on Oct. 7
Former Wildcat cheerleaders are invited to cheer the Cats on one more time during the Oct. 7 home football game, which begins at 7:30 p.m. at White Field. Alumni will cheer during the 3rd and 4th quarters of the game, as the Wildcats host New Albany. The cost for the evening is $25, which includes a game ticket and shirt. Following the game, the Red Oak Pub will donate 10 percent of sales to Newark Cheerleading. Practice dates for Cheerleading Alumni Night will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4, and Thursday, Oct. 6, in the Auxiliary Gym. Please download this form for more information. 
NHS Bowling to host golf outing on Oct. 2
The Newark High School Bowling Team is hosting a 4-person scramble golf outing at 9 a.m. on Sun., Oct. 2, at Kyber Run Golf Course in Johnstown. The outing costs $60 per person or $240 per team, which includes green fees, cart, food and door prizes. Please see this form for more information, or contact Cory Smart at 740-405-1677 or by email at csmart300@yahoo.com. 
Triple P Parenting seminar set for Sept. 15
The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thurs., Sept. 15, at the Licking County Family YMCA. The Power of Positive Parenting Seminar will help equip parents to create an environment that encourages kids to learn, have reasonable expectations for kids and help kids to take responsibility for their actions. The YMCA will provide food and beverages, a free gift card raffle and free childcare for ages 7 and under, if parents are registered by Sept. 9. Parents can register for the seminar by Sept. 9 by calling (740) 522-1234, ext. 22, or emailing TriplePseminar@hotmail.com. Learn more about the program at this link. 
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