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Kamiah voters say ‘no’

Patrons just said “no” in the Tuesday, March 8, levy vote.

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GHS club grows five-fold in three years: Eight FCCLA girls to present at state contest

Throughout the past three years that Kimberly Capps has been the Family, Career and Community Leader advisor at Grangeville High School, the service club has had a five-fold increase in membership.

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Grangeville High BPA

Grangeville High School BPA (Business Professionals of America) students who competed at regional competition at Lewis Clark State College Jan. 22 included Hailey Uhlenkott, Amrit Singh, Hailey Russell, Zachary Stoner, McKenzie Kennedy, Lily Willig, Hailey Sullivan, Hannah Williams, Courtney Cuffe and Emily Kaschmitter.

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Prairie Knowledge Bowl to host monthly meet: Event set for March 7

The Prairie High School Knowledge Bowl Team will be hosting the monthly meet for the region Monday, March 7, 6:30 p.m., in the Prairie Junior Senior High School Cafeteria. Teams from seven area schools will be in attendance.

Musicians head for solo ensemble festival

On Wednesday, March 9, District II Solo Ensemble festival will host 81 Grangeville musicians in Moscow. Students from both Grangeville Elementary Middle School and Grangeville High will perform solos, duets, trios and quartets for adjudication. Competing in categories determined by their instrument, local professors will work with students to give them instruction on their specialty instrument.

Lindsley, Sanders to attend geography bee semifinals

Two local students have qualified for the 2016 Idaho National Geographic Bee semifinals in Boise. Sts. Peter and Paul School sixth grader Jared Lindsley and Grangeville Elementary Middle School seventh-grade student Kara Sanders each qualified for the state competition after winning their respective school bees in January.

Honor rolls

Local honor rolls

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Oh, What A Relief (Map)!

Fourth and fifth grade students in Mrs. Fales’ Idaho History class have been studying about the geography and important landforms found in Idaho.

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Summit Spellers

Summit Academy held its all-school spelling bee Friday, Feb. 19. First through eighth grade sent a representative to the bee. The winner was seventh grade student Lane Wassmuth.

Alecia Lothspeich graduates from MSU

Students from Idaho were among the 802 Montana State University undergraduates who received diplomas during MSU’s 2015 fall commencement ceremonies held Dec. 12 in Brick Breeden Fieldhouse.

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GEMS kids are ‘on the ball’

Goodness gracious great balls of fire! What’s going on in the Grangeville Elementary Middle School second and third grade classrooms of Mrs. Schwartz, Edwards and Schumacher? Students are literally “on the ball.”

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FCCLA competition to promote, publicize high school program

Three Grangeville High School girls recently placed first at the district Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) completion in Lewiston, Feb. 10. Members Maicee Conner, McKenzie Kennedy and Katrina Frei, with special help from Hailey Sullivan, will head to Boise for the state contest in April.

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Reflections projects fare well at regional contest: Six students’ work to move on to state level

With the theme of “Let Your Imagination Fly,” six Grangeville students’ work were tops at the regional level in Lewiston.

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In the mood for ‘A Little Magic?’ GHS drama department play set for this week

Who is Johnny Thrush? Will the Songbirds reach their perfect pitch? What’s the secret at Grimm Brothers Memorial High School? Find the answers to all these questions as Grangeville High School’s drama department puts on the play “A Little Magic,” Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 18, 19 and 20, 7 p.m. each night in the GHS cafeteria. Cost is $5 for adults and $4 for students.

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Varsity Blue’s Sweet Serenades

Grangeville High School’s Varsity Blue choir spent part of Friday, Feb. 12, serenading a variety of businesses and people around Grangeville.