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Cascade JMG to Hold Blood Drive on December 13

Cascade JMG to Hold Blood Drive on December 13

Ketochi Staff

December 7, 2017


Filed under Activities, News

The Cascade chapter of the Jobs for Montana Graduates (JMG) program will hold a blood drive on Wednesday, December 13 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the school commons area.  Any interested donor is encouraged to attend.  For more information or to make an appointment, please call JMG adviser Estelle Whitman...

Student Council/MBI Attend Helena Leadership Conference

Student Council/MBI Attend Helena Leadership Conference

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Members of the student council team and a few other selected students recently attended the Montana Behavioral Initiative (MBI) Youth Days Conference in Helena. The event is put on by the Office of Public Instruction (OPI) and serves to create better leadership and networking skills, offer service learning...

FFA Chapter Visits Bozeman for John Deere Ag Expo

FFA Chapter Visits Bozeman for John Deere Ag Expo

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Members of the Cascade FFA Chapter have been working hard preparing for their events, and it has definitely paid off. Last weekend, November 9th through the 11th, members were able to show off their skills at the John Deere Ag Expo (JDAE). JDAE is a state-wide competition for members of all levels. The...

Cascade FFA Successful at National Convention

Cascade FFA Successful at National Convention

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

On October 24th, six Cascade FFA members woke up at the crack of dawn, loaded up into the school van, and headed to the Great Falls airport to fly to Indianapolis, Indiana for the National FFA Convention. Once there, members settled in and prepared for their competition that would take place the following...

Six Badgers Set for FFA Nationals in Indianapolis

Six Badgers Set for FFA Nationals in Indianapolis

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

This last May at CDE Days in Big Timber, four students from the Cascade FFA chapter placed first in Agricultural Communications, qualifying them for the National FFA Convention coming up this week (October 25-28). The participants, Kelli Ober, Zach Douglas, Riley Bricker, and Ashley Wilson, have been...

FFA Celebrates National Teach Ag Day

FFA Celebrates National Teach Ag Day

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

October 4, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

On Thursday, September 21, in honor of National Teach Ag Day, the FFA chapter officers put on an assembly for the elementary students to teach them about agriculture and FFA. The officers, including Trent Cox, Kelli Ober, Cassy LaFromboise, Becca Gerard, Savannah Spurzem, Riley Bricker, Molly McRorie,...

FFA Members Attend RVI

FFA Members Attend RVI

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

This last Tuesday, the town Sheridan hosted the Ruby Valley Invitational (RVI) for FFA members all over Montana. RVI includes range, forestry, and livestock judging contests. Most of the attendees from Cascade competed in the livestock judging contest. The livestock judging is split into a junior...

Cascade Faith Club Hosts Annual ‘See You at the Pole’ Event

Cascade Faith Club Hosts Annual ‘See You at the Pole’ Event

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

According to the See You at the Pole (SYATP) website, SYATP is a world-wide day dedicated to "unity in Christ and prayer for your generation." SYATP was celebrated globally for the 25th annual time on Wednesday, September 27 at 7 a.m. This global movement supports the power of prayer and encourages students...

FFA Officers Attend District Leadership School

FFA Officers Attend District Leadership School

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Last Tuesday officers of the FFA chapter loaded up in the school van and made the trek over to Chester for their District Leadership School. DLS was put on by state officers Mikayla Comes, Seth Redkal, Jessica Horan, and Kelsey Kraft and was attended by 115 members from the Glacier District. To kick...

Annual FFA Banquet Highlights Member Achievement

Annual FFA Banquet Highlights Member Achievement

Cassy LaFromboise, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

The Cascade FFA hosted their annual awards banquet on Monday, May 22 in the south gym. At the event, awards were given to students, honorary members were chosen to be new members of the chapter and a pie auction was presented by the officer team. The 2016-17 officer team started off the night with...

BPA Members Visit Orlando for National Leadership Conference

BPA Members Visit Orlando for National Leadership Conference

Quincy Balius, Student Editor

May 19, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

There was a little more business going on than usual in the Sunshine State this past week. The Cascade chapter of Business Professionals of America adventured to Orlando, Florida from May 7 to 14 to compete in the National Leadership Conference. The chapter stayed at Walt Disney World's Swan Hotel...

BPA Members Headed to the Sunshine State!

BPA Members Headed to the Sunshine State!

Quincy Balius, Student Editor

May 4, 2017


Filed under Activities, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

On May 7, the BPA members who qualified for the prestigious National BPA competition will fly out of Helena, Montana and into sunny Orlando, Florida. That will be their home for the next week as they compete in various contests and travel the city. This year, Linda Cotton, Cascade's BPA advisor and...

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