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A heart for foster kids
Local teen helps children in foster care with Comfort for Kids project.

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Automotive class gets under the hood
Automotive class gets under the hood
Students learn to repair head gasket.
Dayville School students of the month — March
Dayville School students of the month — March

Jake Grossmiller named 2018 Spray Rodeo grand marshal
Jake Grossmiller named 2018 Spray Rodeo grand marshal
Spray Rodeo set for May 26-27.
OTEC awards scholarships to local students

Reagan Shelley, Maggie Justice, Jamie Waltenburg and James Clay Johnson were each awarded $5,000 scholarships from Oregon Trail Electric Cooperative.

OTEC awarded 26 college scholarships and two lineman scholarships as well as two trade school...

Prairie City School students of the month — March
Prairie City School students of the month — March

Lindy Cruise nominated Declan Zweygardt, a freshman, for student of the month. She said Zweygardt is a very quick learner and is very creative. “He displays excellence and respect in the classroom and out in the shop,” she...

Prairie City School honor roll — third nine weeks

4.0 GPA: Josiah Hoeffner and Brianna Zweygardt.

Honor roll (3.5-3.99 GPA): Megan Camarena, Aitor Ansotegui and Mariah McClung.

Honorable mention (3.0-3.49): Dorran Wilson, Danner Davis and Cassie Hire.

Local students make Oregon State honor roll

Three local students qualified for Oregon State University’s winter term honor roll.

Jennifer McCloskey, a junior from John Day studying applied visual arts, earned a straight-A average. Michel Sprouffske, a junior from Prairie City...

Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
What’s Happening
What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
Friday Academy helps students get ahead
Friday Academy helps students get ahead
Grant Union Junior-Senior High School’s Friday Academy and Homework Club offer extra assistance for students.
Traveling exhibit at Grant Union shares history of WWII internment camps
Traveling exhibit at Grant Union shares history of WWII internment camps
Film to be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 5.
Kids are all aboard for fun
Kids are all aboard for fun

Youths were in the express lane for exciting, yet educational, activities during the March 26-30 “Kids Passport to Fun” event.

The spring break activity included tours of three museums — Kam Wah Chung & Co., Ranch and...

On the hunt
On the hunt

86 participants ‘hop to it’ in Dayville
86 participants ‘hop to it’ in Dayville

Dayville’s fifth annual Bunny Hop 5K Walk and Run had the biggest turnout yet on Saturday, with 86 participants lacing up, along with the Easter Bunny, for the event.

Organized by Emma Winkelman, the Bunny Hop was made special this year...

Grant Union student recognized for range presentation in Nevada
Grant Union student recognized for range presentation in Nevada

Grant Union High School senior Maggie Justice was ranked fifth for her presentation “Save the Bird, Save the Rancher,” given in February at the 2018 Society for Range Management’s High School Youth Forum in Reno,...

What’s Happening
What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Local student earns master’s degree

Gregory Pinkal of Mt. Vernon recently received a master’s degree. Pinkal received a Master of Science Performance Improvement degree from Grantham University, a 100 percent online college. Grantham University serves a global student population...

Music students share positive notes in concert
Music students share positive notes in concert
Grant Union band and choir give local performance, and three qualify for state solo competition.
Students share ways to promote Americanism
Students share ways to promote Americanism
Annual contest draws 227 entries.
Juniper Arts awards Oregon Cultural Trust grants
Juniper Arts awards Oregon Cultural Trust grants

The Juniper Arts Council/Grant County Cultural Coalition awarded four Oregon Cultural Trust grants to local organizations to promote arts and art education.

Juniper Arts Council president/secretary Kris Beal of Mt. Vernon welcomed a group of 12...

Grant Union Students of the Month — February
Grant Union Students of the Month — February

Prairie City School students of the month — February
Prairie City School students of the month — February

Louanne Zweygardt nominated Katie Hire, a freshman. “Katie is a very positive young lady who always has a ready smile and sunny personality,” Zweygardt said. “She is a hard worker in the classroom and strives to do her best every...

Chester’s awards scholarship
Chester’s awards scholarship

Dayville students of the month — February
Dayville students of the month — February

What’s Happening
What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.

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A heart for foster kids
Local teen helps children in foster care with Comfort for Kids project.
Automotive class gets under the hood
Students learn to repair head gasket.
Friday Academy helps students get ahead
Traveling exhibit at Grant Union shares history of WWII internment camps
Kids are all aboard for fun

What's Happening

What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this...

What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this...

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Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Grant County Seniors
Grant County Seniors