NHS 40th logoThis year NHS is celebrating it’s 40th Anniversary. For the next 40 weeks we will unveil 40 interesting Northfield history facts. All of them were pulled for the Northfield News. Some are of major events and some are just fun! We hope you enjoy this series and remember you make history happen every day!

Petitions demanding the incorporation of the Bible into the high school curriculum – sponsored by the Ku Klux Klan, according to local rumors – were circulating in Northfield on October 23, 1925. They requested that a Bible be placed in each classroom and that a portion of it be read each morning.