30
SEP
2014

Why A Boarding School?

Why A Boarding School? Online research recently uncovered an article entitled “Study Reveals Boarding School Is Springboard for Success.” It is found at http://diverseeducation.com/article/3913/ if you want to see the full article. Since Wentworth Military Academy & College is a b
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25
AUG
2014

Wentworth Promotions

During the opening of the school year in-service meeting on August 4, 2014, COL Michael Lierman, President of Wentworth Military Academy and College, recognized and promoted the following faculty and staff from Captain to Major. Dan Grosso has been a part of the teaching and coaching
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25
AUG
2014

Wentworth Host Area Teams for Leadership & Team Building Camps

The campus at Wentworth has been very busy during the summer this year as it has hosted a number of camps. These camps have included JROTC Leadership Camps, football, volleyball, soccer camps. Some of these camps were day camps only while, others were extended residential camps. “I ha
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25
AUG
2014

Red Dragon 5K Run/Walk

Lexington, MO – The 2nd Annual Red Dragon 5K Run/Walk will take place on October 11, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. at Wentworth Military Academy and College in Lexington, Missouri. Runners/Walkers will meet in front of the dragon statue on the Wentworth campus at 7:30am. The entry fee for partici
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26
JUN
2014

Former Cadet mixes music, life experiences

By Alex Byrd abyrd@news-journal.com There are many facets to the lead singer of Rugged Heart, but the name of her five-piece band pretty much sums her up. Amanda Goodman-Pruitt, 31, has lived most of her life as a nomad, but now calls Emory home with her husband, Ken Pruitt, and three
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11
JUN
2014

Maring caps teaching career with gown

Stu Butcher Tribune editor, Chanute, Kansas When Norma Maring makes a commitment, 50 years is the magic number. When the Chanute Municipal Pool closed eight years ago, Maring retired as pool manager after 50 years. This spring, after 57 years, she retired from Wentworth Military Acade
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08
APR
2014

Former Wentworth Cadet Promoted to Major General

Wentworth Military Academy and College has received word that one of our former cadets has just received a promotion in the United States Army to the rank of Major General. Major General Barrye L. Price is Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1 at U.S. Army Forces Command in Fort Bragg, North Car
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14
NOV
2013

The Wentworth Alumni Connection

Colonel Mike Ceroli (’81) and Patrick Melvin (’84) both attended Wentworth Military Academy and College.  Both now have children who are classmates at Annapolis. Colonel Mike Ceroli attended high school at Wentworth from 1979 to 1981. He lettered in wrestling. Ceroli was a
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14
NOV
2013

Groendyke Inducted into Oklahoma Hall of Fame

Wentworth Alumnus, John Groendyke, was recently inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. “Being inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame is the highest honor an Oklahoman can receive from that state,” according to the Oklahoma Hall of Fame website. “Since the Oklahoma Hall of Fame’s in
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29
OCT
2013

Former Congressman and Wentworth Alumnus Ike Skelton Passes Away at 81

Wentworth President’s Statement Former Democratic Representative and Wentworth Alumnus, Congressman Ike Skelton passed away yesterday at the age of 81. “The Wentworth family has lost a dear friend and a great alumnus,” said Colonel Mike Lierman, President of Wentworth Military Academy
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