RIGGINS Salmon River School District will have elections for three of its five board of trustee zones — zone one, two and three — May 19. Zone one is the zone north of town, zone two is the zone west of town and zone three is the zone in town. See the district website for a detailed map of the board of trustee zones. If you are interested or know of someone who may be interested and lives in one of these zones, contact Michelle Hollon at the district office for information. Don’t wait. All paperwork needs to be completed and submitted to the clerk by March 20. Thank you for your interest and support.
The Central Idaho Rodeo Association, which is a family-oriented rodeo with events for ages from kids to grandparents, is looking for new members. It is a great place for kids to learn riding their own horses, it builds horsemanship, and it is good for training young horses. Contact Jack Merrill, president or Melissa Ream, secretary at 628-3926 or go to firstname.lastname@example.org, Jenna Cereghino, vice president at 451-3253 or go to email@example.com, or Cheyenne Gaspar, treasurer or go to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rodeo queen competitions are coming soon to Riggins, White Bird, Grangeville, Lewiston and all around Idaho. A clinic for girls and their horses will be held in Riggins on Sunday, March 8, at 1 p.m. with Jill Lamb Marolf. Jill was queen of Riggins Rodeo and of Grangeville Border Days, has won horsemanship in Billings, Mont., at the N.I.L.E., and holds a Bachelor of Science equestrian degree from Rocky Mountain College. Miss Rodeo Hawaii, Cheyenne Gaspar, will also be at this clinic. Preregister for $15 per student, fees will be $20 if you register March 8 at the clinic. All proceeds will go to the Riggins Rodeo Royalty. Message Jenna Cereghino on Facebook or call 451-3253 for reservations.
Riggins Rodeo Queen tryouts will be held March 15 at 11 a.m. at the Riggins Rodeo Grounds. Contact Jenna Cereghino for information. Riggins Rodeo will be held Saturday and Sunday, May 2 and 3.