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MP Homecoming is the Best!

MP Homecoming is the Best!

Ellery Massey and Lexi Pautz September 15, 2022

Other high schools wish their homecoming was as fun as Mineral Point’s homecoming. Homecoming is something people will remember for the rest of their lives. Mr. Schmitz, a high school teacher, states,...

MPHS Earbud Policy

MPHS Earbud Policy

Sophia Stephenson and Margot Fretard September 9, 2022

The start of the 2022-2023 school year has many new policies in the student handbook.  One policy, in particular, the earbud policy, has created some discussions about focus, student work, study habits,...

Iowa County Fair Swine Show

Iowa County Fair Swine Show

Emma Kitelinger September 9, 2022

The swine show at the Iowa County Fair occurred on September 2nd, a Friday night. It started at 6 pm. There were many people lined up to show their pigs. They were busy getting their pigs ready by washing...

Iowa County Fair Review

Iowa County Fair Review

Kit Finley, Ryley Reichling, and Aly Jones September 9, 2022

Over this Labor Day weekend, the Iowa County Fair held its annual fair week.  The Iowa County Fair initially was held in Dodgeville, Wisconsin in 1851. In 1856 they started holding it in Mineral Point...

Meet Bo

Meet Bo

Maddie Nodolf and Addison Burris September 9, 2022

As of the new school year, the Pointer community gained a new member.  Bocephus Blue Ottoway is the new Mineral Point Pointers therapy dog. His nickname is Bo. Therapy dogs are a great way for students...

Best of the Iowa County Fair

Best of the Iowa County Fair

Breken Blackford-Hesselberg and Dane Hirsch September 9, 2022

The fair is always a big hit every year. The fair started in 1851 in Dodgeville, Wisconsin, and was moved to Mineral Point in 1856. Tons of people come to go on rides, have fair food, see animals, show,...

Iowa County Fair Time!

Iowa County Fair Time!

Isabella Graber September 9, 2022

  The 2022 Iowa County Fair was just like all the previous years I have gone to the fair. The excitement builds up before and during the fair and then the dreaded feeling when it ends. But overall,...

District Solo & Ensemble Festival Results

District Solo & Ensemble Festival Results

Elliott Webb April 5, 2022

Congratulations to all the music students who participated in the conference Solo and Ensemble Festival last Saturday! Everyone put in a bunch of hard work to perform solos, duets, and trios. They all...

Senior Ella Fox Performs at Carnegie Hall

Senior Ella Fox Performs at Carnegie Hall

Belle Watters February 17, 2022

Ella Fox, a senior of Mineral Point, was selected for the 2022 Honors Performance Series at Carnegie Hall. She performed as an Alto in the Honors Treble Choir. Participation in one of the five Honors Ensembles...

Music Booster Spaghetti Supper

Music Booster Spaghetti Supper

Elliott Webb February 9, 2022

The Music Boosters are hosting their annual spaghetti supper tomorrow, February 10th. It will be held at the MS/HS cafetorium from 4:30 to 7:30. The dinner will include Pizza Hut pizza, salad, garlic bread,...

Up the Alley

Belle Watters February 2, 2022

Final Exam Week News - Tuesday, January 11th

Final Exam Week News – Tuesday, January 11th

January 11, 2022

Wake Up Mineral Point! Today is January 11th, 2022 Today is the first day of Final Exam Week. Happy Birthday to Quentin Kite and Hallie Brant Here is your Pointer News: There will be a middle...

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