The Meridian FFA Agricultural Mechanics team represented Washington at the national competition held in Indianapolis three weeks ago and ended up placing eighth in the nation out of 44 teams entered. Pictured are, from left: coach Brent Feller, students Hailey Gallatin, Wyatt Brink, Jose Mal…
LYNDEN — If it’s snowing up at Mount Baker, it means the Lynden School District’s Winter Ride Bus is starting to prepare for another ski and snowboard season.
LYNDEN — “Anne of Green Gables” is the fall play of Lynden High School performing arts students Nov. 7-10 at Judson Auditorium, 516 Main St. Four shows are at 7 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
LYNDEN — For the month of August, the Lynden branch of Banner Bank at 138 Birch Bay–Lynden Rd. is hosting a food drive for Backpack Buddies in preparation for the upcoming school year.
BELLINGHAM — The Whatcom Literacy Council will host the annual Literacy Breakfast with Nancy Pearl Thursday, Nov. 7 from 7-9 a.m. at Bellingham Technical College’s Settlemyer Hall. A $15 registration will be required to reserve a seat. Early registration is advised.
BELLINGHAM — Former Whatcom Community College trustee Tim Douglas has received the Trustee Leadership Award from the Washington State Association of College Trustees. He was honored at the association’s spring meeting in Walla Walla last month.
EVERSON — Kids and teens in the Nooksack Valley School District will once again be served free lunches at multiple park locations of the cities of Everson, Nooksack and Sumas.
LYNDEN — At its May 21 meeting, the Mt. Baker Rotary Club awarded $48,000 in scholarships to 24 outstanding Whatcom County high school student graduates of 2019.
WHATCOM — The Lynden/Ferndale Masonic Lodge on May 16 was able to recognize Lynette Ondeck of the Nooksack Valley School District as the first 2019 Educator of the Year to be honored in local districts.
Six Lynden Christian Elementary School third-grade girls participate in the Pioneer Dress-up event of Creative Arts Week on campus Thursday, April 25. Food and attire were in the spirit of the Laura Ingalls Wilder “Little House” books the students have been reading. Farm animals were also pa…
OLYMPIA — Three youths from Whatcom County spent a week working as a page for the Washington State Senate at the Capitol in Olympia. All were sponsored by 42nd District state Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale.
WHATCOM — Students and community members hunting for jobs can attend two career and internship fairs this spring at Bellingham Technical College, starting with an Engineering, Industrial & Manufacturing Career Fair on Wednesday, April 17, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in BTC’s Settlemyer Hall.
LYNDEN — “The Realities of Advance Medical Interventions” is the topic of Dr. William E. Lombard, longtime Whatcom County nephrologist and medical director of DaVita Mt. Baker Kidney Center, speaking at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 10, at Sonlight Community Church, 8800 Bender Rd.