Shockers in action

  Waterville/Mansfield’s baseball and softball teams were on the road and at home in action last week. The Shockers traveled first to Bridgeport April 17. The boys overtook the Mustangs 27-6. The girls cruised to a 19-1 win over the Fillies. The Shockers then hosted Liberty Bell for a weekend doubleheader April 21. The boys fell short losing to the Mountain Lions 4-13 and 2-6. The...
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Farm Bureau scholarship is available

WENATCHEE — The Chelan/Douglas County Farm Bureau is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the 2018-19 academic year. Applicants must be dependents of Farm Bureau members, FFA or 4-H students who are high school seniors enrolling in an accredited university or recognized vocational school this fall or are currently enrolled and seeking a degree in agriculture or an agriculture-related...
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Events take a stand against racism

NCW — Wenatchee Valley College and YWCA North Central Washington will present a Stand Against Racism event on April 26 at the WVC Wenatchee campus. The free public event will be held around the fountain from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will feature community members, WVC faculty, staff and students, with keynote speakers Dr. Gabriela Moreno and Frank Leon Roberts. Winners of an art expression contest...
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Students learn healthy ways

Students in first through fourth grades at Waterville Elementary School are learning about good nutrition and the benefits of a healthy lifestyle.
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Kindergarten registration at Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport School District is looking for kindergarten students for the 2018-19 school year. Children must be age 5 on or before Aug. 31. A meeting for parents will be held at 6 p.m. April 26 in the Bridgeport Elementary School library. Kindergarten screening will take place May 1 from 1 to 6 p.m., by appointment. For information about registration and the screening process,...
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Athletes, cheerleaders honored at junior high sports awards banquet

The Waterville/Mansfield junior high sports awards banquet was held April 12 in Mansfield.
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Busy week for the Shockers

The Shocker baseball and softball teams saw action at home and on the road last week. They hosted Bridgeport April 10 and then traveled to Oroville April 13.
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Leadership Day at Waterville

Waterville School held its Leadership and Learning Day on March 30. The annual event celebrates the unique strengths of each student.
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Council postpones water rate increase

Representatives of the Waterville School District and Douglas County Cemetery District 2 as well as some private residents were in attendance at the April 2 town council meeting to discuss water rate increases that were to take effect on March 20.
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School district hosting meeting on proposed four-day week

WATERVILLE — Waterville School District is seeking ways to increase the economy and efficiency of the district, and is looking for input about a possible move to a four-day week for the 2018-19 school year. School district residents are invited to learn more about this option by attending a community meeting at 6:30 p.m. April 16 in the school’s Career Center. There will be an opportunity...
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