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FFA Celebrates National Teach Ag Day

FFA Celebrates National Teach Ag Day

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

October 4, 2017


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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...

BPA Volunteers at Montana Special Olympics

BPA Volunteers at Montana Special Olympics

Jenny Taylor, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


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Cascade BPA students headed to Great Falls on Thursday, April 20 for the Annual Special Olympics. Students had the opportunity to time races, award ribbons, and measure distances for jumps and throws. They cheered on and supported the athletes as they competed throughout the day. The annual event...

Cascade FFA Triumphant at State Convention

Cascade FFA Triumphant at State Convention

Cassy LaFromboise, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


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The 2017 Montana State FFA Convention was a huge success for the Cascade FFA Chapter. Students excelled in many of their competitions over the four-day event held just down the road at the Montana ExpoPark in Great Falls. The parliamentary procedure team advanced throughout the competition to the...

Cascade High School Rodeo Association Fundraiser

Cascade High School Rodeo Association Fundraiser

Kelli Ober, Staff Writer

March 28, 2017


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In rural towns like Cascade, rodeo is a huge part of the community. Young kids aspire to rodeo professionally, some people rodeo as a way of life, and many just love to watch the sport. The Cascade High School Rodeo is a division of the Cascade Rodeo Association that supports members as they compete...

Music in Our Schools Month Shines Light on the Arts

Music in Our Schools Month Shines Light on the Arts

Morgan Hartum, Staff Writer

March 24, 2017


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March is designated by the National Association for Music Education for the observance of Music in Our Schools Month (MIOSM). This celebration began in 1985 and was created to raise awareness of the importance of music education for all children, as well as to remind citizens that school is where all childr...

FCS Fundraisers Taking Off

FCS Fundraisers Taking Off

Cody Turan, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017


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Family and Consumer Science (FCS) teacher Peggy Strobbe and her students are planning to hold a wide range of events as fundraisers for the FCS department. Strobbe plans to hold the fundraising events at lunch throughout the remainder of the school year. She also plans to advertise her ideas at other...

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