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BSU names spring 2018 graduates

Boise State University honored spring graduates during two commencement ceremonies May 5 in Taco Bell Arena. Together they drew a record 1,800-plus students.

May 16, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Told uses reading to help attain Eagle Scout status

Eagle Scout projects generally require about 15 hours of community service time. However, that amount for Michael Told could be quadrupled and not even touch the time he has devoted to his project. “I’ve spent a lot of time here at GEMS [Grangeville Elementary Middle School],” the Grangeville High School junior smiled.

May 16, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


GEMS students participate in GREAT Day

On April 12, three Grangeville Elementary Middle School students accompanied college and career adviser Bobbie Kennedy, to “GREAT Day” (Getting Ready for Engineering and Technology) at Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL). Cheyanne Brown, Tate Johnson and Isaac Hill learned about STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) careers.

May 16, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Students learn history of Nimipuu people

At the heart of every culture are the stories and places that sustain them as a people. Nez Perce Tribe member Marcie Bailey stops often for an up-close look at local history and Nez Perce legend at the Heart of the Monster site on U.S. Highway 12.

May 9, 2018 6:10 a.m. read more..


Local students fare well at state HOSA competition

Local students competed at the state HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) event April 11-13 at the Boise Riverside Hotel. In all, about 850 students from across the state competed. Among those were students from Kamiah, Grangeville and Prairie high schools.

May 9, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
   

Summit spring play: Fairytale variety show takes the stage this week

What has the romance of royalty? The excitement of entertaining little people? The danger of woods and hunting? Mix in a few fairy tale commercials and you have The Snow White Variety Show written by Brian D. Taylor. Summit Academy will perform the play Thursday and Friday. April 26 and 27, 7 p.m., and Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m., at the school on Substation Road. Cost is $3 for students and $5 for adults.

April 25, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
 

GHS Prom Royalty

Seniors Trent Hunter and Tessa Godfrey were crowned king and queen of the Grangeville High School prom Saturday, April 14. With the theme of “A Night Under the Stars,” 75 couples attended.

April 18, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Riggins LCSC student wins state tech award

Riggins resident Javier (Alex) Diaz was one of two Lewis-Clark State College (LCSC) students in the Technical & Industrial Division who recently won Idaho State SkillsUSA competitions and will advance to nationals this summer. On their wins, Diaz, and Anthony (Tony) Smith of Priest River, will represent LCSC at SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Competition during June 25-29 in Louisville, Ky.

April 18, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
  

GEMS ‘Walks Up’

Grangeville Elementary Middle School students participated in a “Walk Up” March 14 to get to know some of the kids they might not normally meet or talk to. Grangeville Police Department’s Officer Williams participated with the middle school students. National Walk Up Day included encouraging kids to walk up to students they may not know, to teachers and visit and say thanks and to simply be kind.

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

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