Orondo School District to offer summer meal program

ORONDO — The Orondo School District will offer a summer meal program for children at Orondo Elementary and Middle School, 100 Orondo School Road. The program will run Monday through Thursday from June 25 through July 26, except July 4. It will also run one Friday only on July 6. Meals will be available for no charge to children 18 years of age and younger. Snacks will be served from 10:25 to...
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Nelson retiring at Waterville

Waterville Schools Superintendent Cathi Nelson will retire on June 30 after 27 years with the district.
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Celebration for Mansfield graduates

Mansfield High School honored it’s 101st graduating class and celebrated the students' accomplishments in commence ceremonies June 8.
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Lane receives award from ESD

WENATCHEE — Howard Lane of Waterville was one of several area community leaders and educators honored during the North Central Educational Service District’s 13th annual Friend of Children/Regional Board of the Year banquet May 10. Lane was nominated by Waterville School District Superintendent Cathi Nelson. “Howard Lane is a true ‘friend of children’… His unselfish commitment to...
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Masons honor outstanding juniors

Members of Badger Mountain Masonic Lodge held their annual Outstanding Junior Achievement Awards ceremony on May 16 at the Masonic Lodge in Waterville.
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Waterville PTO provides end-of-year fun for students

The 2017-18 school year at Waterville ended with a time of fun for the students on June 7.
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WVC Foundation Gala raises more than 85,000 for students

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley College Foundation’s The Gala on May 19 raised $85,738 in support of the WVC veterans work study program, paid internships and the study abroad program. Money was raised by 238 attendees in the form of ticket sales, silent auction sales and a paddle raise. The program, which had the theme “Celebrating Our Heroes,” recognized those who have made significant...
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Applications being accepted for youth grants

WENATCHEE — Applications for the North Central Washington Foundation for Youth Grant are now being accepted. The Community Foundation of North Central Washington is managing the youth grant, which provides supporting funds for programs that benefit pre-K through 12th grade youth in both Chelan and Douglas counties. Applications are accepted year-round and awarded every other month. Up to $1,000...
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A salute to the Class of 2018

Families, friends and community members gathered June 2 for Waterville High School's commencement ceremony for the Class of 2018.
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The Class of 2018

Members of Waterville High School’s Class of 2018 receive their diplomas in ceremonies held June 2. All photos provided by Brooke Willms   William Osborne Taylor Willms Stefani Capi Maldonado Sonia Ivette Martinez Miles R....
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