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Kids Count Data: Idaho near bottom in preschool; improves in family health according to 2014 report

How is Idaho faring in some key areas when it comes to the health and development of its children? Better than last year in some ways, a new report suggests.

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Bass earns state’s ISTAR award

Grangeville High School has another star. An interscholastic star, that is. Senior honor student Kaleala Bass is the recipient of the Idaho High School Association (IHSAA) and United Dairymen of Idaho Interscholastic Star Award. Soon her banner will hang at the school along with those earned by Landon Loeber in 2003 and Megan DeFord in 2010.

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First Day Hugs, Laughter

Grangeville Elementary Middle School started last Wednesday, Aug. 27. Children said goodbye to parents (above) like Derrek Pottala and his mom, Leslie, while others (left) played and chased and readied themselves with full backpacks.

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Dave ‘graduates’ from GHS after 34 years

A face familiar to Grangeville High School patrons for more than three decades will soon move on to the next chapter in her life book.

Real Life helps with CV, GEMS school supplies; Community drive also assists students

Real Life Ministries has once again eased the burden of Grangeville parents — and will even extend that blessing to Kooskia-area parents this year.

School registrations set

Idaho County School registrations are set...

MVSD calendar sees a few changes for 2014-15

This fall’s Mountain View School District 244 calendar looks a little different.

School registrations scheduled locally

Registration for Grangeville High School is set for Aug. 18-21. Seniors register Monday, Aug. 18, 9 a.m. to noon; juniors register Monday, Aug. 18, 1 to 4 p.m. Sophomores are set to register Tuesday, Aug. 19, 9 a.m. to noon and freshmen who attended Grangeville Elementary and Sts. Peter and Paul schools last year will also register Aug. 19, 1 to 4 p.m.

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Facelift improves GHS athletic fields: Moving gates, sidewalk, ticket booth all help enhance site

A little upkeep can make a huge difference. “We’re just trying to keep our properties looking good with what we have,” said Mountain View School District 244 Superintendent Kent Stokes.

Aiken named to DSU dean’s list

Kurt Aiken, a 2010 graduate of Grangeville High School, has been named to Dickinson State University’s Dean’s List for spring 2014.

IFG gives out local scholarships

Idaho Forest Group is awarding 10 college scholarships worth $500 each this year to the dependents of IFG employees.

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Awards and Scholarships

VFW Voice of Democracy: Ana Pauley, Adrianne Nuxoll; VFW Student of the Year: Jacob Farmer; Idaho County Sheriff’s Department Cadet Award...

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Author shares love of storytelling with Kooskia kids

“My little sister came and grabbed my arm when we were at the park and she said, ‘Come on! It’s important! Come see!’ and I was like, ‘I will in a minute!’ but she dragged me over there,” said an animated Ruth Smith in Mrs. Denham’s classroom, May 21.

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Three at top of GHS class

Three students will graduate at the top of Grangeville High School’s class of 2014: Alex Nuttman is valedictorian while Alexanderia Rockwell and Phillip Walters will serve as salutatorians.

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Nuxoll, Pauley to be honored at CV

Clearwater Valley High School will honor valedictorian Adrianne Nuxoll and salutatorian Ana Pauley at its class of 2014 graduation Friday, June 6, 7 p.m.