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CVHS to present classic musical March 15-17

What do you get when you cross a scullery maid with two horrible stepsisters and a charming prince and his comical sidekick? Why, it’s Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, Enchanted Edition, of course.

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Ballet Barre

Members of Ballet Barre of Idaho County pictured March 7 at the United Methodist Church in Grangeville. Ballet Barre provides lessons in tap, ballet and lyrical dance to those age 4 and through to seniors in high school. Classes are offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. For inquiries, contact Jennifer Glassman, .

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GHS Music Nite Auction

The Grangeville Music Nite Auction and Dinner was held Saturday, March 10, at Grangeville High School. Choirs and bands sixth through 12th grade performed at the event.

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CVHS Students Head To BPA State

Clearwater Valley High School students recently attended the BPA (Business Professioanls of America) district conference in Lewiston. The following students qualified for the state conference in Boise this week (March 8-10):

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Emily Skiles’ Senior Project: CVHS student turns passion for art into action

“Drawing and painting is an everyday hobby of mine,” said Clearwater Valley High School senior Emily Skiles. Skiles, who lives in Kamiah, was host to an art show called Colors From Within Art Show on Feb. 27 at CVHS. This event is part of her senior project. Skiles was born in Lewiston and raised in Kamiah until the age of 3 when her family moved to Virginia for her father’s work until she was 7. She then moved back to Kamiah and attended school there until she started at CVHS her freshman year. She is the daughter of Kenneth Skiles and Gena Skiles.

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GEMS kindergarten registration is March 23

Friday, March 23, Mountain View School District 244 will be holding kindergarten registration at Grangeville Elementary Middle School. This is for school age children for entrance into kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year. Children must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1 to be eligible for enrollment for kindergarten.

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Community Briefs - March 7, 2018

Idaho County Democrats will gather Monday, March 12, at the Grangeville Senior Citizens Center (on the truck route). Doors will open at 6 p.m. with an opportunity for socializing before the business meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. This will be the third phase of the reorganization process including the selection of new officers and discussion of 2018 events and goals. Refreshments will be served. Call 208-983 2821.

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Vote on Tuesday - MVSD hopes to pass $3 million levy

“We know our community cares about our kids, and I hope they will come out and vote ‘yes’ for the levy,” said Mountain View School District 244 chair Mike Dominguez of Kooskia. MVSD will ask patrons to support a $3,090,048 levy next Tuesday, March 13.

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Vote on Tuesday - Kamiah asks patrons for $500k levy

It’s a simple decision. ‘Yes,’ will allow us to maintain a no-frills system … a ‘no’ vote will further impact reductions,” said Kamiah Joint School District 304 Superintendent Steve Higgins. Kamiah will ask its patrons to pass a $500,000 levy next Tuesday, March 13.

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Vote on Tuesday - State funding comes with caveats

Additional funding from the state of Idaho for education is good news, right? Yes, but don’t put away your checkbooks just yet. “The increase in state funding for next year is a little more than $300,000 for Mountain View School District 244,” said school district business manager Becky Hogg. This means the share of MVSD’s daily operating costs paid by the state has increased from the current level of 65 percent to 66 percent.

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