By Susan Parrish February 25, 2015 5:15 p.m.
First-graders at Walnut Grove Elementary donned striped Cat-in-the-Hat chapeaus and dined on a breakfast of green eggs and ham Wednesday morning during the annual breakfast celebrating Dr. Seuss, reading and family.
By Susan Parrish February 22, 2015 6 a.m.
Art teacher Tanya Bachman does not allow her students to throw away unfinished work and start over with a fresh piece of paper. Her reason reaches far deeper than stretching a tight art budget.
By Susan Parrish February 18, 2015 6:34 p.m.
BRUSH PRAIRIE — Battle Ground students stood in a field and looked skyward Wednesday morning. While one student held a paper Chinese lantern, another attached a paraffin wax block to the string underneath the lantern. Being careful to not catch the lantern on fire, the student ignited the wax with a lighter. As the lantern filled with hot air, it began to rise.
By Susan Parrish February 16, 2015 9:38 p.m.
Many industries, including the rapidly expanding drone industry, will be woefully short of qualified engineers, machinists and other technical professionals in the next five to 10 years as older employees retire and labor needs outpace trained workers.
By Susan Parrish February 14, 2015 8:49 p.m.
Daniel Barich, 18, made a 3-point shot for Fort Vancouver High School's Special Olympics Unified basketball team. His mom, Trish Smith, captured it on video on her smartphone.
By Susan Parrish February 14, 2015 7:34 p.m.
Children wearing silky red and yellow long tunics called ao dai beat cymbals, drums and gongs on the stage to begin the Lion Dance.
By Susan Parrish February 12, 2015 10:24 p.m.
This spring, students throughout Clark County and across Washington will take a new standardized test called the Smarter Balanced Assessment. Eleventh-graders and students in third through eighth grade will take the new math and English language arts tests aligned to the Washington State Learning Standards.
By Susan Parrish February 11, 2015 7:45 p.m.
Shane Gardner has been hired as the new School Safety and Security Manager at Evergreen Public Schools. At Tuesday's meeting the board of directors approved the hiring of Gardner, currently the community outreach sergeant for Clark County Sheriff's Office.