The Idaho Forest Products Commission recently announced winners of the annual Forest Products Week Essay Contest. For their outstanding writing efforts, five Idaho students will receive a certificate and cash awards for themselves, plus $100 for their classrooms.January 16, 2019 6 a.m. read more..
Grangeville Elementary Middle School held its Christmas concert, under the director of music teacher Carla Astle, Tuesday, Dec. 18. Students in kindergarten through fifth grade performed in “Rockin’ Around the Holidays,” which included music through the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s.January 2, 2019 6 a.m. read more..
Grangeville Elementary Middle School students were treated with a drive-by from Santa Claus and the Grangeville Volunteer Fire Department (above) Thursday, Dec. 20. That same day, a PBIS positive behaviors reward program offered nine gifts for students in kindergarten through grade eight who had earned Bulldog tickets. These good behavior tickets were placed in an Inland-Cellular Android air booth that GEMS Principal Dr. Susan Anderson stood in and randomly grabbed names which were the prize winners. One of the prize winners, Shaun Deller (right) was happy to receive a sports-theme bag. Because students met fund-raising goals throughout the first semester, Dr. Anderson was also commissioned to kiss a piglet (see page 1).December 26, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
After 11 years as the Mountain View School District 244 librarian, Lynn Johnson will be shelving her last books for the district. Johnson was recently hired as the Lewiston Library director by the Lewiston Library Board of Trustees. Her first day on the job will be Jan. 14, 2019.December 12, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
In Idaho County and the surrounding area, it is a popular tradition to begin the holiday season with an outing to the forest to cut the family’s Christmas tree. Permits for Christmas tree cutting are now available at Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests offices, as well as several local vendors. Free permits are also available to all fourth graders through the Every Kid in a Park program.December 12, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
The Missoula Children’s Theatre plans to put on two productions of King Arthur’s Quest next Saturday, Dec. 15 and will hold auditions for the roles of the title character, Guinevere, Merlin, Lancelot and many others.December 8, 2018 8:36 p.m. read more..
The Missoula Children’s Theatre plans to put on two productions of King Arthur’s Quest next Saturday, Dec. 15 and will hold auditions for the roles of the title character, Guinevere, Merlin, Lancelot and many others.December 7, 2018 4:16 p.m. read more..
Family Reading Week was celebrated last week at both Grangeville Centennial Library and Grangeville Elementary Middle School. Here, at GEMS on Wednesday, Nov. 14, teacher Mrs. Gorges works with Russell Newson in the library, making an “eye spy” project.November 21, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
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..
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