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Articles with the Tag: St. Ignatius schools

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 ...

Sharing Kazakhstan, enjoying activities in America Sharing Kazakhstan, enjoying activities in America

My name is Altynay, shorter — Altusha — or how local people call me: Allie. I am an exchange student from Kazakhstan in Mission High School. I have been here since Aug. 30. Last week was an International Education Week and I gave a presentation about my Motherland, Kazakhstan. During my presen...

Musical Magic Musical Magic

RONAN — Conductor Dusty Molyneaux spread his arms as wide and high as humanly possible, signaling to the 145 musicians in front of him to get louder and smoother in their playing. Molyneaux then curtly drew his hands together, shook his head, and signaled for the band to stop, as the motions didn&rsquo...

Mission students to perform with Missoula Children’s Theatre

ST. IGNATIUS — “The Secret Garden,” an original Missoula Children’s Theatre rendition, is a joyful retelling of a story of hope and celebration and all good things in life. Mistress Mary Quite Contrary embarks on a journey from India to her uncle’s home in England. Along the way...

Mission students gather boughs to fund Christmas gifts for children in need Mission students gather boughs to fund Christmas gifts for children in need

A group of Mission Middle School students put on their work gloves to develop a multi-step project resulting in Christmas presents for kids in need.  “We are helping people like angels so that makes us the Dogs with Wings,” said Matthew Druffel, 11, referring to the school’s bulldog...

Lady Bulldogs hang net for season

FLORENCE – The Lady Bulldogs fell to Ronan 0-3 Friday in a loser-out game.  Though Emilie Charlo played hard with three kills and three aces, the Lady Bulldogs couldn’t hold on. Mission finished 1-15 on the season.

Grant renewed for student Camobodia trip

If you are a Montana high school teacher or student with interests in environmental issues or international affairs, you could be among 20 students and two teachers supported by the U.S. Department of State for an all-expenses-paid trip to Cambodia. The State Department has renewed a $190,000 grant to the...

Mission drops a couple on court

  RONAN – The Lady Bulldogs stumbled in their 0-3 loss against the Maidens Thursday in Ronan. Mission’s Lindsay Johnson led the Lady Bulldogs with three kills, four aces and four digs. Saturday brought the Lady Bulldogs to Florence with another tough loss for Mission, 0-3. Shania...

Mission Bulldogs: A season of lessons Mission Bulldogs: A season of lessons

As the Bulldogs wrap up their season, they will leave with a set of lessons that will continue to help them grow both on and off the field. Under the guidance of head coach Rich Ferris, the young team faced challenges but pressed on and learned from them. “We learned a lot this year,” Ferris s...


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