Prairie schools concerts slated for Dec. 16-17

Prairie schools will be presenting their concerts in mid-December. The elementary concert for grades K-6 will be Tuesday, Dec. 16, 1 p.m., in the Prairie Elementary gym.

SPPS sets Christmas program for Dec. 17

Sts. Peter and Paul School Christmas program will be held Wednesday, Dec. 17, 7 p.m. Note this is a change from an earlier-listed date. Dress rehearsal is the same day at 1 p.m.

GEMS book fair set for December

The Grangeville Elementary Middle School book fair will run from Dec. 6-12, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day except the final day when it will close at 3 p.m. A pre-fair online sale started Friday, Nov. 21, and will run through Dec. 9.

Meal site set for Dec. 3

The next luncheon of the Clearwater Meal Center will be served on Wednesday, Dec. 3, noon, at Clearwater Baptist Church.

Holiday Happenings 2014

Idaho County holidays events.

Kamiah tree lighting set for Dec. 5

The Kamiah Chamber of Commerce will sponsor its annual Lighted Float Parade Friday, Dec. 5.

Holiday Happenings 2014

Upcoming holiday events for Idaho County.

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Former POW counts herself as ‘lucky’

Born and raised a Dutch citizen in Indonesia on the Island of Java, Pearl Barden never saw what was coming in 1942.

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Veterans honored at GHS ceremony ‘Make a plan,’ advises speaker Everson

How many of you juniors and seniors here have a plan following graduation?” Jared Everson asked students at Grangeville High School.

Kennedy chosen for honor choir

Marissa Kennedy, a sophomore second soprano at Grangeville High School, is among students from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming who have been selected to participate in the 2015 NAfMe All-Northwest performing group.

Weight Watchers meetings scheduled

Weight Watcher’s group meet at the Super 8 conference room, Thursday nights, 5:15 p.m., for weigh-in with the meeting afterwards.

Knights conducting coat drive

We still have our first skiff of snow on the ground and the temperature is still hovering around 10 to 20 degrees. Brrrrr! What an introduction to winter! But I guess it’s time.

Women take on Las Vegas

It’s colder than a well drillers behind in Montana, only we’re in Idaho, so I guess it would be an Idahoans behind. Anyway whoever’s backside, it’s cold.

Help light up Riggins for the holidays

Join in on the fun to light up Riggins with Christmas decorations and lights to delight and share joy with our local people as well as people traveling though Riggins, of which we have lots!

Elk City veterans honored with Quilts of Valor

The Sew-Help-Me Quilters presented their two latest Quilts of Valor at the Veterans Day dinner last Tuesday. The fortunate recipients were Larry Biggers and Wayne Hasenoehrl (see photos).