4-H students gear up for fair

Many 4-H students in Waterville are gearing up for the NCW Fair next week. Animals are being groomed and trained for their showing, and projects are being completed to be shown in exhibits.
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Mansfield FFA set for NCW Fair

Mansfield Future Farmers of America students are busy preparing their animals for exhibit at the North Central Washington Fair in Waterville, Aug. 24-27.
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Our College Students

News of college students from the Empire Press coverage area Bridgeport Dollars for Scholars BRIDGEPORT — Bridgeport Dollars for Scholars has awarded continuing undergraduate scholarships to 11 former graduates of Bridgeport High School for this fall. Recipients are Greg Brown, Brigham Young University-Idaho; Anabel Valdovinos, Eastern Washington University; April Lopez, Gonzaga...
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Volleyball camp at Waterville

A team of Gonzaga University staff, coaches, alumni and current players held a volleyball camp in Waterville July 30-31 for 42 students in grades 7-12.
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Summer writing class in Mansfield

Mansfield's Gear-Up program is sponsoring a weekly summer writing class at Mansfield School every Tuesday at 4 p.m. Class sessions began July 11 and continue until Aug. 28. 
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Back to school health fair planned for Aug. 5

WENATCHEE — Columbia Valley Community Health will host a back to school health fair from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 5. The event will feature free family activities. Children entering grades K-12 will receive free backpacks and school supplies. For more information, contact the clinic at 662-6000.
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Wenatchee High plans 65th reunion

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee High School’s Class of 1952 will hold its 65th reunion Sept. 22-24. There was only one local high school at that time, according to reunion officials, and there were 252 members in 1952’s graduating class representing both Wenatchee and East Wenatchee students. For more information or to register, call Marilyn Jordan Courtney at 663-7494 or Lynn Heminger at 884-
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Lodge awards scholarships

WATERVILLE — Badger Mountain Lodge No. 57 F & AM in Waterville recently awarded $24,000 in student scholarships at Waterville and Mansfield high schools, Columbia High School and to college students for the 2017-18 school year. Scholarships of $2,000 each were awarded to Teagan Aune, Taya Backus, Kelsey Browning, Hanna Clements, Basilisa Jimenez Hernandez, Rochelle Laney, Tanner Marden,...
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Area students participate in financial education program

NCW — Students in six North Central Washington elementary schools participated in a financial education program during the 2016-17 school year provided by North Cascades Bank. NCB partnered with the education technology company EverFi, Inc., to bring the interactive, web-based program called “The Vault” to more than 350 students at Morgen Owings School in Chelan; Methow Valley School in...
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Our College Students

News of college students from the Empire Press coverage area   Eastern Washington University CHENEY — The following students have been named to the spring 2017 dean’s list at Eastern Washington University. Eligible students must earn a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher to qualify. Brewster: Luis Fernandez, Jose Garcia, Edgar Guzman-Sanchez, Alejandra Huerta, Josias Navarro Martinez,...
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