At about 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 30, Yelm High School freshman Emily Turbeville — who until then had been standing firmly on the carpet at her cousin’s house at JBLM — suddenly took off and soared around the home on powerful 7-foot wings.
The winners of the We Love Rainier, Washington, art and essay contest recieve their awards at a Rainier City Council meeting last month. In the back row, from left, stands Linda Johnson (first place, adult category); Sarah Christensen (3rd place, adult category); Aden Sandiford (second place…
Rainier High School students from the Skills USA program built a trebuchet, also known as a pumpkin launcher, and competed against other area schools on Saturday.
Sarah Gong, fifth grade, and Serenity Sivich, kindergarten, each raised more than $200 from family and friends as sponsors in the seventh annual 2017-18 Mill Pond Pentathlon fundraiser. The girls were guest physical education teachers for the day this week.
Rainier High School’s Top 6 graduating seniors, their families and RHS administration staff Kristin Robinson, Jerrad Jeske and John Beckman were recognized at dinner provided by the Rainier Lions at Tahoma Valley Bar & Grill by the Yelm Golf Course.
A group of Nisqually tribal members traveled to Washington, D.C., this week to witness the installation of the Medicine Creek Treaty as part of the Nation to Nation exhibit that opened late last year.
Allen M. Guzman, a West Point cadet, is set to graduate West Point, May 27. Guzman is a 2011 Yelm High School graduate who worked at the Yelm Safeway during most of his high school tenure. Prior to graduating high school, Guzman enlisted in the Army’s Delayed Entry Program as a paralegal and…
Members of S.E. Thurston Fire Authority were in Seattle Sunday, March 12 climbing the Columbia Center as part of the Scott Firefighter Stair Climb.
Ridgeline Middle School student Austin Choate traveled Feb. 6-10 to Olympia to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. He was sponsored by his 2nd District Rep. JT Wilcox, R-Yelm.
Yelm Middle School students Lyra Toulon and Sophie Hall traveled to Olympia last week to serve as pages in the state House from Jan. 9-13. They were sponsored by their 2nd District Rep. JT Wilcox, R-Yelm.