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April High School Student of the Month: Georgia Mortag

Senior Georgia Mortag has been named the High School Student of the Month for April.

River Hanson, Staff Writer

May 17, 2019

Congratulations to Cascade High School’s April Student of the Month, senior Georgia Mortag, who was nominated by English teacher Ashley Tait. Georgia was born August 24, 2001, to Jeff and Ruth Mortag. Jeff works as an Air Force Security officer while helping with his family's ranch, and Ruth also...

April Student of the Month: Carter Otheim

Eighth grader Carter Otheim is the Junior High Student of the Month for April.

Trayden Tait, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019

Congratulations to eighth-grader Carter Otheim, Cascade School's Junior High Student of the Month for April. Carter was born in Palm Springs, California, on June 6, 2005 to Shawn and Tabetha Otheim.  His parents own and operate the Canyon Store in Wolf Creek. Carter can often be seen eating sushi,...

High School Track Holds Annual Top 8, Participates in Pre-District Meet

Cascade's track athletes look to continue program's tradition.

Madison Cope, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

The Cascade High School Badger track team headed the Top 8 meet that was held in Great Falls on April 30. They also attended another meet in Great Falls on May 3. On April 27, Cascade held the 27th Annual Cascade Top 8 meet. Coach Hardy would like to say thank you to everyone that helped out at the...

March High School Student of the Month: Grae Gould

Sophomore Grae Gould has been named the High School Student of the Month for March.

Nathan Gatch, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

Congratulations to Grae Gould for being awarded as the Cascade High School Student of the Month for March! Grae is an only child who was born on January 31, 2003 to Rachel and Shawn Gould. Rachel works at Breen Oil, and Shawn works maintenance at the malt plant. Her favorite food is pizza. Her...

March Junior High Student of the Month: Preslee Carroll

Eighth-grader Preslee Carroll has been named the Junior High Student of the Month for March.

Sydney Gutierrez, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

Congratulations to Preslee Carroll, the Junior High Student of the Month for March! Preslee Ann Carroll was born on January 1, 2005 to Tenella and Damon Carroll, who work as farmers, ranchers, and business owners.  Preslee is the oldest of five Carroll children.  Her siblings are Raygan, a sixth-grader...

Girls Place Fifth at Choteau Meet

Exchange student Ricardo Samoggia takes a flying leap in Cascade's recent track meet at Choteau.

Madison Cope, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

With the weather warming up (a little), it's looking and feeling more and more like track season. The Cascade Badgers high school track and field team traveled to Choteau on Saturday, April 13, and the girls placed fifth overall out of 18 teams, and the boys finished in 11th. The team had eight...

Cascade Media Productions Tackles Silent Film Project

Cascade Media Productions students, teachers, and chaperones pose on the campus of MSU-Bozeman.  Front row (l-r) Mrs. Nancy McGonigal, Miss McKenna Quinn, Kaitlyn Wade, Alyssa Pepos, Alexis Marko, Georgia Mortag, Shelbie Jackson, Ty Tweten, Jay Hickam.  Back row (l-r): Jaimee Daniels Mr. Mike Mahana.

Carter Otheim, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

When student teacher McKenna Quinn came to Cascade from Montana State University-Bozeman in January, she also brought with her an idea from one of her college classes. The International Youth Silent Film Festival (IYSFF) is a global film competition that Quinn wanted Cascade students to enter. In...

Junior High Wrestlers Show Promise

Cascade's junior high wrestling team, led by coach Pat Ober (far left), shows a lot of promise for the future.

Jacob Marko, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

As the school's third quarter wraps up, so does the Cascade junior high wrestling season. The Cascade junior high wrestling team this year consisted of eighth-graders Connor Sawyer and Brodie Ober, seventh-graders Colby Crowell, Johnny Park, Brent Ethridge, Sam Mazaira, and Archer Davis, sixth-grader...

Track Athletes Travel to Havre for First Meet

Sophomore Caybree Ludvigson rises on the pole vault at the recent Havre meet.

Madison Cope, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019

The Cascade Badgers track team traveled to Havre on April 3. The track team didn't have many people competing in Havre due to the State FFA Convention in Bozeman, but there were 700 athletes in total, which meant a lot of competition for the Badgers. For boys, sophomore Josiah Mazaira had the best...

Cascade Science Students Participate at State Fair

Cascade Science Students Participate at State Fair

Sydney Gutierrez, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019

"Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result," Oscar Wilde. During the 2019 state science fair, numerous students went to Missoula to compete against other schools. The students were all proud of the accomplishments that they made while they were at state. They also did some...

Junior High Lady Badgers Grab Three Wins at District Tournament

Kodiann Lynn drives in for two against Great Falls Central.  The Badgers dropped a heart breaker to the Mustangs, 27-25.

Kodiann Lynn, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

The junior high Cascade Lady Badgers basketball team went into the district tournament as the eighth seed with a 1-4 record.  In just one tournament, the girls managed to win three games, which improved their season record to 4-6. Cascade 25, Sunburst 22 The Lady Badgers came into the tournament determin...

Junior High Badgers End Season with 10-2 Mark

The Cascade Badgers junior high boys' basketball team placed third at last weekend's District 10-C tournament. Back row (l-r) Rocky Day, head coach Ashley Tait, Trayden Tait, Ricky Day, James Lewis, Brodie Ober, assistant coach James Lewis. Front row (l-r): Carter Otheim, Caiden Sekuterski, Carter Casavant, Chase LeVeque, Tyler Lane, Nathan Gatch.

Trayden Tait, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

The word 'relentless' means oppressively constant and incessant. Before the 2019 junior high boys' basketball season began, head coach Ashley Tait chose this word as the theme for this year's team, and the team set a goal to win the district tournament. Though the team ultimately didn't reach its...

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