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Banner Bank takes donations for Backpack Buddies in August

  LYNDEN — For the month of August, the Lynden branch of Banner Bank at 138 Birch Bay–Lynden Rd. is hosting a food drive for Backpack Buddies in preparation for the upcoming ...

College honors

FAIRFIELD UNIVERSITY   FAIRFIELD, Connecticut — Drew Westford of Custer, Washington, received Deans List (3.5 GPA or better) honors for the spring 2019 semester at Fairfield University. ...

College graduates

BAYLOR UNIVERSITY   WACO, Texas — Baylor University conferred degrees on nearly 3,000 graduates at spring commencement May 17-18, including a degree for Nicholas Allen Miller, ...

Additional scholarships announced

  WHATCOM ­— These are additional scholarships to local high school graduating seniors beyond those listed in the June 5 Graduates section: FERNDALE Corrina Davis — Northwest ...

Exploring the world of science

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Students get involved on school boards

Lynden, Ferndale and Meridian districts each allow two student board members By Hailey Palmer [email protected] LYNDEN — What do school boards do? Advocate for students and ...

Architect selected for FHS construction

The Dykeman firm of Everett has built two in Whatcom, many other schools FERNDALE — The Ferndale School Board has selected Dykeman Architects of Everett to design the new Ferndale ...

Ferndale School District announces new FHS assistant principal

Ferndale resident, experienced educator Ravinder (Rav) Dhillon joins FSD FERNDALE — The Ferndale School District has announced that Ravinder (Rav) Dhillon has been selected as the ...

Ferndale School District announces new Skyline principal

Obadiah DeWeber set to join Skyline staff on July 1   FERNDALE — The Ferndale School District has announced that Obadiah DeWeber has been selected as the new principal for Skyline ...

Central kids learn science at Young Scientists Conference

By Brent Lindquist [email protected] FERNDALE — Central Elementary School hosted its Young Scientists Conference last week, bringing together a variety of presenters who spoke ...