Senior Awards night in Waterville

On Wednesday, May 30 at the NCW Fairgrounds the 2018 Waterville graduates and their families gathered for their Senior Awards night.
read more

Waterville High School Class of 2018

Here is the Class of 2018 — graduates of Waterville High School and forever Shockers. The following snapshots provide a sense of reflection and anticipation for the graduating class. All photos provided by Waterville High School   Jesus A. Capi Parents: Jesus and Maria Capi Career and education plans: I will be attending Wenatchee Valley College this fall for two years and then plan to...
read more

Waterville community hosts 2018 baccalaureate

This year the Baccalaureate Service was not held in conjunction with the Senior Scholarship Award Night at the fairgrounds.
read more

Athletes honored at Crimson Awards

The 6th Annual Crimson Sports Awards for the Waterville/Mansfield high school sports program was held May 22. Coaches of the various sports presented varsity letters and awards to the student athletes.
read more

NCESD announces Excellence award honorees

NCW — The North Central Educational Service District has announced the staff and their school district honored at four county Excellence Banquets. The banquets serve to recognize certificated and classified staff selected by the districts and decided upon by school administration for their excellence and dedication the the students, school and community. Okanogan County Excellence Banquet on...
read more

Library presentation focuses on Earth Day

By Karen Larsen Empire Press Correspondent NCRL Stem outreach technician Heather Inczauskis was at Waterville Library April 23 for an Earth Day presentation. The presentation included a game of jeopardy with questions on topics of environmental preservation, an oil spill activity and a snack of sugar cookies made to look like the earth.   A group of children worked hard to answer jeopardy...
read more

Our College Students

Spokane Community College SPOKANE — Curtis Keller of East Wenatchee has been named to the winter 2018 honor roll list at Spokane Community College. To receive honor roll status, students must earn a 3.0 grade-point average or higher and carry a workload of at least 12 credits.   Spokane Falls Community College SPOKANE — The following students have been named to the winter 2018 honor roll...
read more

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...
read more

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...
read more

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...
read more