When GHS fans look for Booker Bush’s signature moves on the football field, they might as well picture a jackhammer caught up in a dust devil: the lower half digging in, the upper half whirling away.September 19, 2018 9:18 a.m. read more..
Though the Bulldogs trailed 11-0 early in the fourth game, Hayden Hill’s run of serves turned a 21-all tie into a GHS win over Clearwater Valley, Monday night, Sept. 17, 3-1 (25-11, 25-20, 21-25, 25-21). Earlier in the fourth game, Salmon River senior Mikaela Herrick rattled off the first 11 in a row before GHS rallied.September 19, 2018 9:13 a.m. read more..
Grangeville's soccer boys and girls took both ends of a double-header on a long road trip Thursday, Sept. 13. The boys beat Priest River 5-2 on the strength of two goals by Aidan Acton and one apiece by Jesus Perez, Collin Husted and Dalton Dennis, while the girls prevailed 5-1 on a hat trick by Mia Rioux and two goals by Naomi Connolley.September 19, 2018 9:12 a.m. read more..
Just nine games into the season, Grangeville girls soccer freshman Mia Rioux has established herself as a threat out of the midfield on runs alongside top scorer Naomi Connolley. She and Connolley each scored one unassisted last Thursday, Sept. 13 at Priest River, and the two of them combined on three others.September 19, 2018 9:09 a.m. read more..
With the onslaught of Hurricane Florence upon the southeastern U.S. still under way, an Idaho County woman was in the midst of it, ready as part of an American Red Cross (ARC) deployment to offer shelter, aid and, as well, hope.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
An eluding suspect arrested south of Lapwai last week may face a sexual assault charge on an incident in Grangeville earlier that day. In connection to this incident, the Grangeville Police Department has referred for review its case against Flores for sexual battery.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
When talking about “rounding,” what should this entail and who should be involved? This is a concept the Syringa Hospital board spent some time discussing at the Aug. 28 meeting.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
It’s much more than just a good lunch at the Clearwater Meal Center. “It’s a service of the church to the community,” said site coordinator Bill Grady. Next month will mark the fourth year of operation for the nonprofit meal service at the Clearwater Baptist Church that, starting at noon on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, offers meals and time to socialize to those who come through the door.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Nurses are caring, compassionate and ethical professionals,” said Syringa Chief Nursing Officer Alex Frei. He addressed the board at an education session prior to the board meeting Aug. 28.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Presale carnival tickets for Oktoberfest are available now. Cost is $20 for one session. Get them now by calling Melinda Hall (or stop by KORT), 208-983-5832 or stop by Asker’s Harvest Foods Friday afternoon (4-6 p.m.) or Saturday (10 a.m. to 2 p.m.) to purchase. They are also available at Home Grown Quilts, Fairchild Accounting and from Peggy Wright.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
I know hunting has started, so if you have gotten a deer, elk or even a bear, send me a picture and the story behind your kill. I would like to put it in the paper as a fun fact from around our region. I’ll be waiting for your stories - thanks.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
The gospel group The Craguns, out of Cincinnati, Ohio, took to the stage at Grangeville Church of the Nazarene Sunday evening, Sept. 16. The free concert was attended by more than 100 people from the community. The Craguns are a local favorite who have been at the church three times in the past four years.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Quote of the week: “If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.” Michael J. Fox. Riggins needs some additional EMTs. If you are interested in helping keep our ambulance and EMT services in Riggins and the Salmon River Canyon, please contact the Riggins City Hall to learn how to become certified. We currently have two certified EMTs and one or two drivers; our volunteer firemen help when they hear the call. Kudos to those who help and those who will come onboard to help.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
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