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Articles with the Tag: Polson schools

Pirate wrestlers place in top four Pirate wrestlers place in top four

EUREKA — The Polson Pirates have a lot to smile about as they not only walked away from the Eureka Buzz Lacey wrestling tournament with a third place finish as a team, but also saw seven Pirates with top four finishes. Pirates Tel Motichka, Thunder Morales, and Mike Corrigan each grabbed a first pla...

Polson student selected for United States Senate Youth Program

News from the U.S. Senate Youth Program HELENA — Superintendent Denise Juneau today announced the two students who have been selected as delegates for the William Randolph Hearst Foundation’s 52nd annual U.S. Senate Youth Program.  Sharidan Russell of Polson and Rachel Skaar of Helena ...

Daines,Tester nominate local students to military academies 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representative Steve Daines and U.S. Senator Jon Tester recently announced their nominations of Montana students applying for enrollment at U.S. military academies. “As the son of a Marine, I am honored to have the privilege of nominating these upstanding and hardworking Mon...

Former congressman helps judge local speech, debate tournament

POLSON — Approximately 350 forensics contestants from 16 schools from across Western Montana gathered for the Polson High School Invitational Speech Debate and Drama meet on Dec. 14.  Due to the tremendous number of entries, three schools were used for the meet — Polson High School, Polson M...

School board saves trees

POLSON — At their Dec. 9 meeting, the Polson School Board prepared for “paperless” board meetings, an idea first brought up by Trustee Caroline McDonald last fall. Since the changeover has already been approved and since several board members already own a device, the district will buy t...

Polson’s wrestling invitational kicks off the season Polson’s wrestling invitational kicks off the season

POLSON – High school teams from near and far hit the mats Saturday as the Pirates hosted an invitational tournament. Along with Polson, valley teams from co-op Mission/Charlo and Ronan also participated. Out of the 14 teams that took part, Polson found their way to a sixth place team finish with a tota...

Cold weather doesn’t stop Polson competitors

LIBBY — Despite mechanical problems with the speech bus, a late arrival in Libby causing most of the team to miss their first round of competition and students absent, the Polson speech team did well at the Libby Invitational Speech and Drama Meet on Dec. 7. Cold weather didn’t keep 11 teams from...

Martin Luther King Day essay contest announced

News from the Flathead Reservation Human Rights Coalition LAKE COUNTY — The Flathead Reservation Human Rights Coalition is sponsoring a Martin Luther King Day essay contest for grades 7-12. Entrants must explain in 250 words or less what the following quote by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. means to t...

Shopping online? Send money to local schools

LAKE COUNTY – Online retail is often seen as an arch nemesis of mom and pop stores, but if entering cyberspace for deals is a necessary evil this holiday season there is a way to make sure at least some of the dollars sent zooming across the globe make their way back to Mission Valley. It’s as...

Tribute to fall sports seniors

The last of the autumn leaves falling to the ground not only signifies the coming of winter but also the end of a chapter for the valley’s high school seniors who dedicated themselves to various fall sports. These young athletes not only went above and beyond for their teams but also represented their ...


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