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‘I Want My MTV ’:History revisited, rock and roll style

The heart of rock and roll is still beating in … Grangeville. “That’s right, one-two-three-four, turn right, foot pound, shimmy, shimmy,” said Kathy Stefani as more than 20 students ...

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Tops at Silverwood

The Grangeville Middle School 7/8 Concert Band took top honors at the Silverwood "Music in the Parks" Festival Saturday, May 10. Entered in the middle school concert band category, the band performed two pieces, placing first.

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Students, groups partner to beautify Kooskia kiosk

Donations sought to finish water installation

Bob and Joy Lee and George and Kris Perry of the Kooskia Revitalization Team partnered with community volunteers on Arbor Day for the annual “Spring Cleaning” of the Kooskia Kiosk.

Honor rolls

Honor rolls

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Evans Honored

Keith Evans was presented a plaque by Mountain View School District 244 Superintendent Kent Stokes Thursday, May 8, for his seven years on the school board.

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Send-off For Singh

Grangeville Elementary Middle School students gave a grand send-off to eighth grader Amrit Singh last week. Singh will represent Idaho in the National Geographic Bee in Washington, D.C., this week.

Writing workshop scholarships available to CVHS students

Two full scholarships are available to Clearwater Valley High School students as well as students who are in an alternative educational program within the Clearwater Valley school district to attend Writers @ Harriman.

MVSD seeks $2.6M levy: Vote set for May 20

Patrons will go to the election booths May 20 to help keep Mountain View School District 244’s programs on tap for the 2014-15 school year. The levy request of $2,663,246 remains at exactly the same amount as last year, which will leave taxpayers coming up with the same amount which is a little more than $3 per thousand of assessed value after homeowner’s exemption. For example, a person whose home is valued at $100,000 would pay approximately $300 for the year.

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SPPS receives $141k technology grant

Sts. Peter and Paul School will be tops in technology now thanks to a recent grant. School officials applied to the E. L. Wiegand Foundation for funds to help update computers and additional technology at the Sts. Peter and Paul School.

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Students do well in HOSA competition

Local high school students recently competed at the state level in HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) at Boise.

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Eyes On Their Fear

Idaho Shakespeare Festival’s Idaho Theater for Youth performed “The Jabberwocky” (based on a Lewis Carroll poem) at both Grangeville Elementary Middle and Clearwater Valley Elementary (Kooskia) schools last week.

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Farm, Forestry, Fun

Fifth graders from throughout the area met at Greencreek Community Hall for the annual Farm and Forest Fair Wednesday, April 16. Nine stations were available with presenters as children rotated through.

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Choir tours Boise area

The 23-member Grangeville High School Varsity Blue Choir recently spent two days touring the Treasure Valley.

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Student Winners

Cottonwood, receiving $25. Schwartz, daughter of Mark and Theresa Schwartz, Ferdinand, was the third-place winner, receiving $25. All are fifth grade students at Summit Academy, Cottonwood, and their teacher is Mrs. Karla Krogh.

Bieler named to honor society

Audrey A. Bieler of Grangeville recently accepted membership into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS).