Students in grades 1 through 12 in Battle Ground Public Schools will be released 2 hours and 15 minutes early on Friday so that staff members can receive professional development with Common Core Standards.
Hockinson — More than 150 seniors at Hockinson High School got a lesson in saving lives last month during a CPR presentation and training. Student Arianna Bulder organized the event for her senior project. The students learned about hands-only CPR by Clark County Medical Program Director Lynn Wittwer, and Clark County Fire District 3 personnel gave instruction on the emergency maneuver, where a chest is compressed at a rate of about 100 times a minute.
A 19-year-old Yacolt man accused of assaulting an acquaintance June 23 at a Battle Ground gas station was sent back to jail Wednesday for not showing up at a mandatory Nov. 27 hearing before his trial.