DECA students compete in Bellevue

Three students from Waterville High School competed in the State Career Development Conference for DECA March 2-4 in Bellevue.
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Booster Club reviews activities, looks ahead

The Waterville Shocker Booster Club is alive and well.
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Kernel junior high volleyball: B team rings the bell; A team falls short

March 13 was a good day for the Mansfield/Waterville Kernels' junior high volleyball B team (sixth and seventh grade) as they hosted the Manson Trojans.
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Orondo girls victorious over Soap Lake

A crowd filled the bleachers at Orondo School on March 12 to cheer the hometown Eagles girls’ volleyball team to victory over the Soap Lake Eagles.
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Jamboree held in Mansfield

Several area junior high school volleyball teams met in Mansfield on March 18 for the 2017 Silo Invitational Jamboree.
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Regional high school art displayed at NCW Museum

WENATCHEE — Works of high school artists from throughout the area are being featured at the 38th Annual Regional High School Art Show at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 127 S. Mission St., Wenatchee. Jurors recently chose from pieces submitted by students from 15 North Central Washington schools, with 12 Best of Show selections advancing to statewide competition in Olympia in...
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School Meal Menu

Waterville’s menu for March 27-31 Monday: Breakfast will be pancakes, yogurt, fruit or juice, milk; lunch will be chicken nuggets, jojos, salad, green beans, pears, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast will be breakfast burrito, fruit, milk; lunch will be hard shell tacos, refried beans, salad, diced tomatoes, apples, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast will be French toast, yogurt, fruit or juice, milk; lunch...
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Counties Scholarship fund now accepting applications

NCW — Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-18 Washington Counties Scholarship Fund. The program, administered jointly by the Washington Association of County Officials and the Washington State Association of Counties, will award up to five eligible students scholarships worth $3,000. To be eligible, a current student or incoming freshman must be a dependent child of a county...
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Honor Rolls from Area Schools

Honor rolls in the Empire Press circulation area as submitted by the schools.   Brewster Junior/Senior High School The following students earned a 4.0 grade-point average: Seniors: Angie Vazquez, Victoria Rios Juniors: Maret Miller, Zulema Sotelo Sophomores: Elizabeth Stam, Jose Villanueva-Flores Freshmen: Samantha Emigh, Karina Martinez Eighth grade: Cade Gebbers Seventh grade: Gabriela...
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Sheriff talks to students

Douglas County Sheriff Harvey Gjesdal talks about the consequences of bullying in a program presented to students in grades 3-5 at Bridgeport Elementary School on March 17. The program ended with a question-and-answer time and junior deputy badges were given out to the students. (Provided photo/Douglas County Sheriff’s...
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