Christmas Carol Collaboration

Grangeville Health and Rehabilitation Center held its annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony Saturday evening, Dec. 1. GHR activities director Amy Farris lighted the outside patio, fence and gazebo and administrator Ryan Beckman flipped the switch at the event. Here, (L-R) Jerry and Susan Johnson and their granddaughter, Sydney, provide music for the residents and their family.

December 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Faith - Briefs - Dec. 5, 2018

Encouragers will celebrate the season with their annual Christmas party Thursday, Dec. 6, at 11:30 a.m., at Pizza Factory in Grangeville. Christmas music will be offered by Myra Pierce, Pat Hunter, Susan Johnson and others. White elephant gifts will be exchanged. Victoria Davis, of Kamiah, will speak about her work in crisis response ministry with Reach Global, the relief arm of the Evangelical Free Church organization. Davis manages teams of workers and interns, who help those whose homes have been ruined by hurricanes or floods and have no insurance. This ministry helps to restore homes and offers spiritual ministry to those in crisis. Join the party at 126 W. Main.

December 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

CIAA awards scholarship to Matthew Payne

Central Idaho Art Association (CIAA) awarded Matthew Payne the 2018 Scholarship of $200. CIAA receives limited applicants for the art scholarship offered to local Grangeville and Clearwater area students. When Payne was asked why he thinks students do not choose art in college he said, “Studying art in college is a risk that some people are not willing to take. It is non-traditional and constantly changing, so many people are intimidated by the dynamics of the field of art.”

November 28, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Hospice: ‘Best job I’ve ever had’

“Hospice – all of you – you made all the difference in the world,” Kathy Dice told a room of about 30 people Wednesday night, Nov. 14. Syringa Hospice, in honor of National Hospice Month, held an educational get-together at the Grangeville Senior Citizens Center.

November 28, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Pie, Anyone?

Lewiston Roundup Queen Bella Klapprich and Idaho County Fair Queen Naomi Connolley serve pie at the Grangeville Health and Rehab. Thanksgiving dinner last week.

November 28, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Smile For The Camera

Photographer Toni Baker rings a bell to get Skye, shown here with his owner, Grangeville Postmaster Jim Ward, to look at the camera. Skye was not afraid of Santa Claus, but kept an eye on the treat basket. The annual Pets Pictures with Santa was held Saturday, Nov. 17, at Ace Home Center in Grangeville. This is a fund-raiser for Animal Ark.

November 21, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Granting Girls

Grangeville Elementary Middle School fifth graders (L-R) Hallee Crowl, Addi Vanderwall and Emree Beeson were responsible for writing a grant that will purchase two picnic tables for GEMS. “This will help us enjoy lunch outside,” the girls said. The Grangeville Community Foundation awarded the grant of $1,800 at their Nov. 8 granting event.

November 21, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

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..



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