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Hospice volunteers busy working on memorial ornaments

It may seem a little too early for Christmas for some, but Syringa Hospice volunteers have been busy making ornaments since October. The annual Syringa Hospital Tree of Lights Memorial Service is set for Sunday, Dec. 9, 1:30 p.m., at the Grangeville Senior Citizens Center.

November 14, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
  

Halloween Fun At Grangeville Senior Center

The Grangeville Senior Center held a costume contest during its meal time on Halloween last Wednesday, Oct. 31, sponsored by Season’s Restaurant, which provided four $10 gift certificates for the winners.

November 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Scholarship helps child-care workers earn degrees

With the fall semester in session, a scholarship is helping Idaho child-care workers get back to school, too. About 30 early-care and education workers across the state have received IdahoSTARS academic scholarships, designed to address three pressing issues: low wages, high turnover and low quality of child-care programs.

November 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Locals become families program facilitators

The Upriver Youth Leadership Council (UYLC) recently held a “Train the Trainer” facilitators training for The Strengthening Families Program (SFP). This program is a free, seven-week interactive workshop for parents and youths ages 6 to 16, that will begin to be offered in the Kamiah community and surrounding area after the holiday season. Six Kamiah community members graduated the training and are now able to offer the training locally. This is the first time that the program will be available locally.

November 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Organizational News, Nov. 7

- Grangeville FFA Alumni - Grangeville Senior Citizens - Pioneer Senior Citizens - 3 Rivers Amateur Radio Club - GHS FFA soil team places fifth at event

November 7, 2018 midnight read more..


St. Gertrude’s presents afternoon of world music

Tora’dan, a music ensemble from Boise, will perform at the Monastery of St. Gertrude at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4. The performance is free thanks to support from the Idaho Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

October 31, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Senior Donor

Grangeville High School senior Marie Heckman of White Bird raised and auctioned beef to raise money for her senior project, which was to donate to two local entities. Heckman used the funds for the Idaho County Veterans Center and Camas Prairie Food Bank, donating $769.65 to each.

October 24, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Fall Lecture Series: Exploring Idaho wilderness on foot

This Thursday, Oct. 18, at 7 p.m., come experience Idaho wilderness through a slide presentation recounting years of high country adventures that often included horses and mules. The collection features images by Phil Wimer and Lynn Welborn — a nurse, photographer and horsewoman. Phil is a Cottonwood native, graduated from St. Gertrude’s Academy in 1960 and currently lives in Grangeville with his wife, Marilyn.

October 17, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
 

Organizations - Oct. 10, 2018

Stan Modrell opened the Oct. 1 meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane offered the prayer. Terri Wisdom was the winner of the free dinner drawing. 47 meals were served at the site and 32 meals were home delivered. There were no guests this day. Pinochle Winners: Jane Burgess, first with 3,370 and Barbara Henderson, second with 3,250. Stan Modrell opened the Oct. 3 meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane offered the prayer. Crystal Peck was the winner of the free dinner drawing. 48 meals were served at the site and 29 hot and 60 frozen meals were home delivered. Guests: Riggins Senior Center.

October 10, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Border Days Royalty

The 2018-19 Border Days Royalty held its coronation dinner Friday night, Sept. 28, at the Border Days Arena. Pictured here are (L-R) queen Colby Canaday and princess Molly DeFord, cousins. Canaday (the daughter of Gary and Lisa Canaday) is a junior at Grangeville High School and DeFord (the daughter of Carl and Lori DeFord) is a senior at GHS. The evening included a tri-tip dinner catered by Shizznits, an auction of a variety of donated items, and music by Marcos Dominquez. The outgoing royalty — queen Micaela Farris and princess Bella Klapprich — presented goodbye speeches and crowned the new royalty. Money made from the event will be used for royalty court expenses including traveling and clothes.

October 3, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
 

Organizational News, Oct. 3

- 3 Rivers Amateur Radio Club - Grangeville Senior Citizens - ICARE - Idaho County Republican Central Committee - Pioneer Senior Citizens

October 3, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

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