Although initially mentioned in an off-hand manner, 10-year-old Olivier Nicault took his jesting grandparents’ invitation to finish his fifth-grade school year with them quite seriously.
From now through June 7, Tabitha’s Closet is holding a formal clothing donation drive at Walla Walla High School.
For work in science, technology and mathematics , 11 area female high school scholars received recognition from the American Association of University Women Walla Walla Branch during a late April ceremony in the Walla Walla Public School District Boardroom.
Walla Walla High School junior Ian Davidson, 17, won the May 10 culinary competition on the Wa-Hi campus as part of “The Cutting Edge Tour — Seeking America’s Top Teen Chef” competition. The event was judged and filmed by Food Network Chopped Judge Chef Maneet Chauhan.
Most of the John Sager Middle School buildings are being demolished in late summer to make way for the new College Place Public Schools High School, said Linda Byerley, Sager principal and director of curriculum and instruction for College Place Public Schools.
It’s almost commencement time at Walla Walla High School and students need graduation gowns in all sizes, according to an item in the Walla Walla Public Schools Week in Review online newsletter. Gowns may be deliverd to Wa-Hi Assistant Principal Mark Pickel. “If anyone has a graduation gown that has been sitting in your closet looking for a new place to hang out, we have just the place,” he said. Drop them off at his office or the ASB office, 800 Abbott Road. Contact Mark at 509-526-8602 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
With planet exploration in mind, the Barcenas clan uprooted from its Walla Walla home in 2012 to embark on a grand two-year tour.
Bagpipes and haggis and kilts, oh my. Shortbread munching, dancers flinging, pipers skirling, tartan wearing and caber tossing all come to mind for this lassie/columnist, a member of the Lindsay Clan.
Charles Potts reached back into childhood to pursue his retirement hobby. He was raised on a ranch and plopped on a horse as a 21/2-year-old. After he sold his Idaho horses in 1960, he didn’t own another one until 48 years later.
Hi, all. This time of year an abundance of awards are being presented, people are traveling or graduating or being elected to offices in service groups.
Walla Wallan Cody Clifton is among more than 40 outstanding graduate students at the University of Kansas in Lawrence who were recognized at the annual graduate student awards ceremony in the Kansas Union Ballroom.
Seventeen Walla Walla Valley residents are among the 604 students who Eastern Oregon University named to its dean’s list for the 2013 winter term.
The third annual Mom Prom reigned supreme on April 20, holding court at the Foundry Vineyards, said organizer Beth Swanson, president of The Moms’ Network.
Seven new singers are among the 24 members of Blue Mountain Chorus of Sweet Adelines International expected to compete on May 18 at regionals in the INB Theater, formerly the Opera House, in Spokane.
Jerry Taylor and Jan Hansen came together over vintage photos in Jan’s possession that ran in Etcetera early this year.