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Cheney High School student crowned Lilac queen, encourages connection with community  The Spokesman-Review

A Cheney High School student who hopes to inspire others to make connections in their communities was crowned this year's Lilac Festival queen.

Cheney high school removes bathroom doors to combat E-cigarette use  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - KHQ was contacted by someone who was concerned about something she says is happening at Cheney High School. She says ...

Cheney to redraw school boundaries  The Spokesman-Review

Spurred by surging growth on the West Plains, the Cheney School District is considering changes to its elementary and middle school attendance boundaries as ...

Michigan lefts are coming to Spokane’s U.S. 195 at Thorpe Road  The Spokesman-Review

Michigan is coming to southwest Spokane with the installation of a “J-turn” on U.S. Highway 195.

Cheney rallies around high school teacher in running to win International competition  KHQ Right Now

SPOKANE, Wash. -- A local teacher is in the running to win an international competition for a cruise and $15000 for their school. The contest is sponsored by the ...

EWU library dean killed in crash on Highway 904  The Spokesman-Review

An Eastern Washington University archivist who worked in his spare time as a regional rail historian and preservationist was killed Sunday night in a traffic ...

Cheney High School’s health and fitness teacher named instructor of year  The Spokesman-Review

Teacher Kyle Loughery is marking his second decade at Cheney High School as the Washington Career and Technical Sports Medicine Association instructor ...

Cheney 2018 Fall All-Great Northern League  Cheney Free Press

Twenty-seven Cheney High School athletes were named to various fall sports all-league teams. Nineteen were All-Great Northern League selections, with.

Early signing  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School seniors Luke Martin (left) and Jacob McGourin (right) signed national letters of intent on Wednesday, Dec. 26, during the NCAA's early ...

Blackhawks come up short in GNL battle  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School football head coach Bobby Byrd knew his Blackhawks' showdown last Friday night with visiting sixth-ranked West Valley would be a battle.

Cheney High School wins national yearbook award  Cheney Free Press

Jostens, the leading producer of yearbooks and student created *content*, announced this month that Cheney High School's yearbook program has been.

Cheney School Board plans for school districts' boundary review  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney School Board discussed its upcoming boundary review and heard several project updates at their Oct. 24 meeting, including an assessment of.

Social media threat prompts extra patrols at Cheney High School  KXLY Spokane

Cheney Police are adding extra patrols at Cheney High School Friday morning, due to a threat made over social media.

Cheney High School honor roll  The Spokesman-Review

Cheney High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year. Seniors. 4.0 GPA. Marquette Byrd, Taylor Calvert, Alexandria ...

Cheney High School teacher creates "Project Feed Forward" to make sure no kid goes hungry  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - A Cheney High School teacher wants to make sure that no child goes hungry. Monte Syrie started Project Feed Forward about a year and a ...

Cheney schools ready for overhaul  Spokane Journal of Business

Jeff McClure has spent 33 years working for the Cheney School District, the last 12 in his current role as the district's maintenance and operations director.

Education notebook: Freeman High School’s FBLA members place in Top 10 at state conference; five advance to nationals  The Spokesman-Review

Five students from Freeman placed in the Top 10 in their events at the 2019 Future Business Leaders of America State Leadership Conference in Bellevue and ...

Students ignite gun control debate at Cheney High School  The Spokesman-Review

Dozens of Cheney High School students left their classrooms when the clock struck noon Wednesday and staged an hourlong demonstration in subfreezing ...

Cheney HS teacher’s story about letting exhausted student sleep goes viral

Monte Syrie, a long-time English teacher, wrote up a thread about his student who was struggling to stay awake last week.

CHS vs Shadle Park online gallery 092018  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School's football team stretched it's 2018 season record to 3-0 with a thrilling 42-40 win over visiting Shadle Park on Sept. 14. The.

Cheney valedictorian Elizabeth Potter wants to mentor, be of service to others  The Spokesman-Review

Elizabeth Potter, a senior at Cheney High School, spent ages 8 to 12 growing up in Thailand. After six years, Potter returned there during February and March ...

Cheney girls swim team devours opponents  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney High School girls swim team thoroughly thumped Selah at their Oct. 9 meet, sweeping the competition 123-49 and winning every event.

Cheney High School students organize walkout | News  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - A group of Cheney high school students joined students from across the region and country walking out of class to urge some sort of action ...

Old Cheney High School transformed into apartments for EWU students (subscription)

The building is now called SchoolHouse Loft and it is bringing life back into the historic Cheney High School by filling it with students again.

No height variance for CHS  Cheney Free Press

The expansion and renovation work at Cheney High School has hit a snag over the height of a portion of the proposed 500-seat auditorium sometimes.

Old Cheney High being converted to student housing  The Spokesman-Review

A Seattle developer is giving new life to the historic old Cheney High School by converting it into student housing right next to Eastern Washington University.

Cheney sprinter Charles Johnson moves to head of pack  The Spokesman-Review

In any other year, Cheney High's Charles Johnson III would have been the fastest sprinter in the state regardless of classification last spring.

Work underway on Cheney elementary school expansion  The Spokesman-Review

An expansion at Windsor Elementary School west of Spokane has begun, adding new classrooms and multipurpose rooms.

Boys youth basketball parent meeting is Oct. 1-2  Cheney Free Press

Cheney is developing a basketball program for boys attending any elementary school in the Cheney School District. A meeting is planned for Monday Oct. 1 at ...

Gas station grand opening  Cheney Free Press

Contributed photo Aaron Simpson, VP of Marketing for Maverik, Inc. The Cheney High School band and color guard performed at the new Maverik gas.

3 Basin basketball teams return to postseason play tonight  Columbia Basin Herald

Rodney Harwood/Columbia Basin Herald Royal senior Owen Ellis (23) surpassed the 1,500 career scoring mark this season and will see if he can't lead the ...

School district begins high school permit process  Cheney Free Press

Cheney School District officials have submitted an application to the city to begin the permitting and review process for the proposed expansion and.

Cheney shuts out Cascade for fifth straight win  Cheney Free Press

It may have not been the most pretty of offensive efforts, but the Cheney High School football team found a way to put another "W" in the win column last Friday ...

Blackhawks upset No. 2 Pullman  Cheney Free Press

3281 days. That's how long it's been since a Cheney High School boys basketball team has been able to celebrate a win over a Pullman squad. That.

Cheney lands 32 on all-league teams  Cheney Free Press

Softball's Gary Blake and boys tennis' Jesse Erickson named coaches of the year The following Cheney High School student-athletes have been named to.

$60,000 awarded to Spokane’s brightest high school seniors  The Spokesman-Review

Twenty-four high school seniors took home awards from $1000 to $4000 in six categories.

Jeff Chandler takes athletic director reins at Cheney  Cheney Free Press

New Cheney High School Athletics Director Jeff Chandler has made the rounds when it comes to teaching and coaching, doing both at high schools of.

Melani Gillingham  KXLY Spokane

Our beloved Melani passed Wednesday, October 31, 2018. She was born May 28, 1977 in Spokane, Washington, the daughter of Gary and Dawn Kuest.

Coeur d'Alene Police investigating Snapchat school shooting threat

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — Coeur d'Alene Police are investigating the source of a handwritten threat shared on Snapchat on Thursday evening. The note ...

Cheney School District asking for $52-million bond; some worry proposal ignores Airway Heights area students  The Spokesman-Review

Cheney School District voters will be asked to approved a $52-million bond on Feb. 14. The money would pay for high school and elementary school ...

Doug Clark: Cheney High relents on student's yearbook photo that says 'They Can't Deport Us All'  The Spokesman-Review

Cheney High School relented and will let a student's yearbook photo run; in it he's wearing a T-shirt that says, “They Can't Deport Us All.”

Hot tub shot too much for Cheney High yearbook  The Spokesman Review

Student's hot tub photo rejected by yearbook advisors in Cheney.

Cheney, Freeman, East Valley students place at FBLA National Leadership Conference  The Spokesman-Review

Several local high school students have returned from the FBLA National Leadership Conference in Baltimore, where they competed among 12,000 students in ...

Brain surgery helps Cheney High graduate put seizures in the rear view  The Spokesman-Review

Less than a year after he was diagnosed with epilepsy, Casey Schorr learned he might have an option beyond medication: brain surgery.

Cheney teacher's Twitter thread on letting student sleep goes viral  KHQ Right Now

A Cheney High School English teacher let a student sleep in his class last week and the thread on Twitter describing the reason has gone viral. Monte Syrie ...

Doug Clark: Hey, Cheney High, it's just a yearbook picture  The Spokesman Review

Out-of-the-box students like Michael Ferguson are destined for big things. And when that comes, they tell their personal sagas to the world. How embarrassing ...

Robotics competition draws crowds, springboards youth into engineering fields  The Spokesman-Review

The West Valley High School gym was transformed into a robotics arena Saturday, as the annual FIRST Washington robotics competition took place.

Vigil planned for Medical Lake High student killed, others injured in Saturday crash  The Spokesman-Review

Extra counselors and requests to wear yellow await students and staff at Medical Lake High School Monday morning after a weekend vehicle collision left one ...

Cheney’s Bridget Calvert has a passion for service  The Spokesman-Review

“Every once in a while,” said Cheney High School math teacher Julie Esquibel, “there's a student who adds so much to your life. For me, that's Bridget Calvert.”.

Cheney High School sending five to Girls' State in June  Cheney Free Press

Five Cheney High School students will be attending the annual Evergreen Girls' State conference, June 11-17, in Ellensburg. The conference is held on.

Ellensburg soccer overtime victory sends them to state  Daily Record-News

ELLENSBURG — The playoffs haven't been seamless for the Ellensburg High School girls' soccer team with an overtime penalty shootout victory in the ...

Two in a row  Cheney Free Press

It may not have set a record, but it did achieve half of Cheney High School boys track and field head coach Derek Slaughter's goal. Led by the four.

Area students make honor roll at University of Idaho  The Spokesman-Review

The following students were named to the Dean's List for the fall 2018 semester at University of Idaho. To be included, U of I students must maintain a 3.5 GPA or ...

Gathering of Blackhawks  Cheney Free Press

Former Cheney High School teammates, but now Big Sky Conference foes, Ty Graham (2016, Keenan Williams (2015) and Chris Fuentes (2017) met on the red.

Cheney High School track at regionals  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney High School track and field teams competed successfully at regional competition on May 19 with Great Northern League and Central.

CHENEY SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ultimate Back to School Guide for Parents  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - Fact: students with involved parents, no matter their income or background, are more likely to: *Earn higher grades and test scores, and enroll ...

Cheney High star Keenan Williams thrilled to be staying home with EWU  The Spokesman Review

Keenan Williams and Eastern Washington University go back further than he can remember – literally. His parents moved to Cheney when he was 3; when he ...

Cheney High cyber squads advance  The Spokesman Review

The Cheney High School Cyber Patriots teams competed in the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition on Dec. 6. Team Bravo placed first of 15 teams in ...

Old Cheney High School  The Spokesman-Review

Old Cheney High School is being renovated into student housing in a historic preservation project. The gym and auditorium are being preserved for group use.

Medical Lake High track member killed, 3 injured in crash west of Airway Heights  The Spokesman-Review

A member of the Medical Lake High School track team was killed and three others were injured in a two-vehicle collision west of Airway Heights on Saturday ...

West Valley snaps winning streak after 4-2 loss to Cheney  The Spokesman-Review

The game-winning goal happened in slow motion. West Valley was at Cheney Tuesday for the rubber game of their three-game season series and as it wound ...

GOOD NEWS: Cheney High School graduate cleans up graffitied 'Welcome to Cheney' sign  KHQ Right Now

CHENEY, Wash. - It's always nice to see young people taking pride in their communities and our jaws dropped when we saw the work that one recent Cheney ...

Call leads Cheney FBLA club with second place at nationals  Cheney Free Press

The Cheney High School FBLA Club (Future Business Leaders of America) finished their trip to the National FBLA Leadership conference a couple of.

Cheney has 18 named to all-league teams  Cheney Free Press

The following Cheney High School student-athletes have been named to All-Great-Northern-League teams for fall sports. We have included comments from.

Alsatta Bakana signs with UW  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School's Alsatta Bakana signed a national letter of intent last week to compete in track and field at the University of Washington next.

Cheney soccer has tough week with close losses  Cheney Free Press

With postseason competition on the horizon, the Cheney High School boys soccer team wrapped up the regular season last week with a 1-0 loss to West.

Cheney woman killed Las Vegas concert shooting | News  KHQ Right Now

A woman from Cheney is among the 59 people killed at a concert in Las Vegas on Sunday night. Officials with the Manhattan Beach Police Department say ...

Walkouts honoring slain students prompt differing responses in Spokane, Coeur d’Alene  The Spokesman-Review

Inspired by the powerful messages from the students who survived the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, a Spokane eighth grader started handing out ...

Education Notebook: Cheney band earns awards  The Spokesman Review

The Cheney High School Blackhawks Marching Band, made up of 95 students who have each logged hundreds of hours of marching, music, drill and color ...

2019 Lilac Festival queen and court coronation  The Spokesman-Review

The 2019 Lilac Festival royalty poses for photos at West Valley High School on March 3, 2019. From left to right: Princesses Lilian Kay, Brooke DeRuwe and ...

CHS Students of the Month  Cheney Free Press

Cheney High School announced the names of its students of the month for February. Front row from left to right: Brette Draper, Juliane De Los Santos,

Students across Spokane area participate in nationwide school walkout  The Spokesman-Review

Students across the Inland Northwest walked out of school Wednesday morning in a show of solidarity for the survivors and lives lost in the Parkland, Florida, ...

EWU women’s basketball coach Wendy Schuller a full-time mom on two courts  The Spokesman-Review

Basketball season is in the rearview mirror, which makes Mother's Day the perfect time for some positive reflection at the Schuller home in Cheney.

Black Lens creator Sandy Williams being honored with the YWCA Women of Achievement’s Carl Maxey Racial and Social Justice Award  The Spokesman-Review

Sandy Williams, the publisher, editor and writer of The Black Lens newspaper, has been named to receive the YWCA Women of Achievement Carl Maxey Racial ...

School Closures |  KXLY Spokane brings you the latest school closures news.

Cheney football falls short at East Valley, 22-7  Cheney Free Press

By GRACE POHL Staff Intern The Cheney High School football team was close to finding a rhythm against their Greater Northern League foe, the East.

Plane crash, brain injury mark challenging path for Cheney senior  The Spokesman Review

The Cheney High School student survived a plane crash that killed the pilot, his uncle, 45-year-old Jay Uusitalo.

Cheney Jazz Band named champions in Mead festival  The Spokesman Review

The Cheney High School Jazz Band shared their musical talent at the Mead Jazz Festival in March and impressed the judges, coming home overall ...

That One Adventure Couple is taking their time to travel around the world on $82 per day  The Spokesman-Review

They're young and in love and seeing the world on a shoestring budget.

Cheney’s boys soccer program again in state mix  The Spokesman Review

The defining moment in another great Cheney soccer season? It depends on whom you ask. For defender Daniel Bogart, it came during winter workouts, when ...

135th Anniversary  The Spokesman-Review

You exit The Spokesman-Review downtown office on Riverside, head west to cross Monroe (at your own peril), step inside the S-R production facility and head ...

$60,000 split among top students in Spokane County; Lewis and Clark represented in each category  The Spokesman-Review

Connor Cremers only remembers one lesson from his kindergarten class. It was a math lesson with snowmen. He was hooked. Recognized as the top science ...

Serving the Nation  Cheney Free Press

Former Cheney residents Ken and Karen Mosbarger recently participated in their son Marc's U.S. Navy promotion at Fort Meade, Md. Marc and his brother.

Westwood Middle School third quarter honor roll  The Spokesman Review

Westwood Middle School in Cheney has announced its third quarter honor roll for the 2014-15 school year. Eighth grade.

Special valuation considered for School House Lofts  Cheney Free Press

Cheney's Historical Preservation Commission held a special meeting Nov. 2 to talk about something else special - special valuation for the renovated.

Ellensburg wrestling sees six in the finals, two take home the trophy at Ray Westberg Invite  Daily Record-News

It was difficult to see Ellensburg High School's Brandon Mellergaard during Henry Rinehart's final wrestling match in the 182-pound division — but you could ...

Open Spokane County assessor seat draws two Republican candidates  The Spokesman-Review

Two Republican candidates are vying to become the newest Spokane County assessor following current assessor Vicki Horton's retirement announcement ...

Chewelah wrestling looks like a big school program at Freeman Classic  The Independent

(GENO LUDWIG/Chewelah Independent). The Chewelah Cougars finished just behind 4A University and defending 1A State Champion Deer Park in team ...

Pease wins title in final college meet  Cheney Free Press

Arizona Christian University senior Kinsey Pease (Cheney High School 2014) concluded her college athletic career with a victory in the javelin.

Whiteley, Swenson seek Cheney School Board District 5 spot  Cheney Free Press

Two longtime Cheney staples are running for Cheney School Board District Director 5: incumbent James Whiteley and Cheney High School alum Mitch.

Front & Center: Beth Robinette helps local farmers and ranchers connect with customers  The Spokesman-Review

At Cheney High School, Beth Robinette was a “drama nerd” who imagined a career on Broadway. But instead of setting out for New York after graduation, she ...

Sue Lani Madsen: 'Training young women to be leaders'  The Spokesman-Review

Blowing and drifting snow made it impossible to get home from Spokane last Saturday. It was a tough day, and not because of the weather. Five judges ...

Cheney’s Vincas Greene brings modern dance to Spokane with Vytal Movement Dance Company  The Spokesman-Review

His dance career has taken him to every corner of the country and as far away as China, but Vincas Greene has returned home to the Inland Northwest to open ...

Pilot identified in deadly airplane crash south of Ellensburg  FOX 28 Spokane

ELLENSBURG, Wash. - The pilot of a fatal airplane crash south of Ellensburg Thursday has been identified. According to the Kittitas County Sheriff, the twin.

Handelman is finalist in Cheney district  The Spokesman Review

A few minutes ago, the Cheney (Wash.) School District Facebook wall posted photos of the 3 finalists for its superintendent position. The three include Coeur ...

Battle Ground Little League team advances to state  The Reflector

The Battle Ground Little League 8- to 10-year-old all-star team captured the Washington District 6 championship June 20 in Yacolt. These girls are going to play ...

Spokane-area comedian Kelsey Cook to make late night TV debut on ‘The Tonight Show’  The Spokesman-Review

Cook's performance on the Jimmy Fallon show airs Friday, and she will return to Spokane for a headlining weekend, March 29-31, at the Spokane Comedy ...

15 years after Columbia space shuttle disaster, remembering Spokane’s own Michael Phillip Anderson  The Spokesman-Review

Today marks 15 years since the destruction of the Columbia shuttle and the loss of Spokane's own astronaut, Michael Phillip Anderson. The Spokesman-Review ...

Cheney woman joins ranks of ‘supercentenarians’ on Thursday  The Spokesman Review

Flossie Dickey grew up on a remote Idaho farm and married at 15; on Thursday she turns 110 years old.

Spokane-area schools prepare for student walkouts demanding stricter gun control  The Spokesman-Review

Some of her classmates say it's no use, that nothing can – or will – be done to prevent another mass shooting. But Christina Morrison, a junior at Freeman High ...

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