"I'm only as good as my students." One of the first statements we heard from Robin Jackam exemplified all that matters in her classroom... [...]
"She creates projects and activities that make learning exciting and engaging for her students." Isn't that a big part of what school is all [...]
Fair warning Clark County friends and neighbors, it's always Scam Season. And Clark Public Utilities customers, small businesses in particular, are being aggressively targeted [...]
"Above and beyond for her students..." As cliche as that may sound, it was backed up with example after example of why Tukes Valley [...]
The Clark County Fire District 3 Board of Fire Commissioners has selected a new Fire Commissioner to replace Commissioner Richard Deleissegues, who passed away [...]
Don't look now, but here comes Fall. And with that, the inevitable piles upon piles of leaves. But there's a solution. Residents are encouraged [...]
Rocksolid Community Teen Center has been chosen in the Top 200 for the State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant program. The 40 causes with the [...]
The Historic Trust recently announced that Mike Williams will serve as Interim President and CEO as The Historic Trust (THT) searches for a permanent [...]
What an honor it will be for 25 Battle Ground High School Choir members while they join the world-renowned classic rock band Foreigner on [...]
Over the years, the Clark County Fair Association has helped countless college-bound students in the community by making hundreds of thousands of dollars available [...]
Rocksolid Community Teen Center Executive Director, Marcy Sprecher, was recently honored for her work with the youth in the community regarding drug and alcohol prevention [...]
In the regular meeting on May 15, Clark Public Utilities Commissioners approved allocation of $10 million in 2017 surplus funds to customers in the [...]
Classroom Cash, a program put together by local community partner TwinStar Credit Union, supports local educators and their students by providing financial assistance for items that will enrich and enhance the school experience, has distributed over $35,000 in Classroom Cash grants to area teachers...
TwinStar Credit Union recently announced the availability of the 2018 High School and Higher Education Scholarship opportunities. The programs are part of the TwinStar Community Foundation's efforts to help members pursue additional education.TwinStar Credit Union offers scholarships to both graduating high school seniors and older students seeking college education. Nearly $46,000 is awarded to almost two dozen scholarship winners each year.
PeaceHealth's Kearney Breast Centers in partnership with the Breast Cervical and Colon Health Program in both Vancouver and Longview will provide free clinical breast exams and digital 3D mammograms for uninsured or poorly insured women in October. The exams are aimed to detect breast cancer in its earliest, most treatable stages.
Southwest Washington’s fourth annual day of online giving is planned for Thursday, September 21. The event, called Give More 24! runs from midnight to [...]
You've likely heard some of the hubbub surrounding what's happening around one of Summer's most popular events - Cruisin' the Gut. We received some information from the event organizer which lays out what happened to the event and what might be happening next.Having spent *years* of my youth cruising those very same streets - ah, the old '71 Camaro, shown sans engine during a rebuild - oh, to have that one back... sigh :) - this event was a real joy to watch unfold each year. I'm really disappointed it came to this, and I am hopeful that the folks at the City see the benefit of extending the same financial support to this event as they do for the arts, music, theater and other important events happening in the downtown core.
The Fort Vancouver National Trust is seeking nominations for the 2017 Marshall Adult Leadership Award and Marshall Youth Leadership Award. This distinguished program is [...]