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Lynden Christian students fill four vehicles with food

LYNDEN -— Just before Thanksgiving, Lynden Christian School students collected over 11,000 pounds of food — enough to fill two mini-buses and two vans — for the Project Hope Food Bank. The food drive ...

Granting some Winter Wishes

LAUREL — “Leadership as service” is an important theme in the Meridian High School leadership class, and one that teacher Patrick Ames definitely chooses to emphasize. “When I started three years ...

Two Schools of Distinction

WHATCOM — Lynden and Meridian middle schools have been listed as Schools of Distinction by the Center for Educational Effectiveness. The award recognizes schools that rank in the top 5 percent in Washington ...

School board considers facilities

LYNDEN -— Public school board members received a pair of recommendations for new school buildings from a Facilities Committee last week, but took no action. Superintendent Jim Frey, who chaired the committee, ...

Lynden schools’ goals detailed

LYNDEN — The Lynden School District recently released its Strategic Plan outlining the district’s primary focuses for the next three years, more specifically for the 2014-15 school year. Compiled following ...

Meridian High’s principal honored

LAUREL — Meridian High School principal James Everett has been named the High School Principal of the Year for the Northwest Conference. He received the recognition at the annual Washington Educators ...

Nooksack Valley proposes $27.9 million facilities bond

Proposal: new middle school, enhancements to elementary, high schools NOOKSACK — Nooksack Valley School District voters will have a decision to make in February. At its most recent meeting, the district’s ...

LMS putting on family-friendly Halloween play

LYNDEN — It’s Halloween time again, and Lynden Middle School is taking it in stride. LMS students will perform “Transyl-Mania” on Wednesday, Oct. 29, at Judson Hall, 516 Main St. The play is free ...
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Cows and kisses

Fisher Elementary School principal Courtney Ross kisses Luna the cow, keeping a promise she made to students with regard to the school’s jog-a-thon a few weeks ago. Fisher managed to double the amount ...
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Comedy murder mystery at LCHS

LYNDEN — Nobody had a reason to kill the late Barnaby Folcey, but Barnaby had a reason to kill everybody. Why, then, is Barnaby the one found murdered at a family gathering? That’s the central mystery ...