SCHOLARSHIPS American Legion Riders Scholarship: District #8 American Legion Riders will be awarding 5-$1000.00 scholarships to graduating ND students that are planning to continue their education. Must be the son/daughter of the following: military, wounded warrior, disabled vet, survivor of a military KIA. Amount: $1000 (5), Due: May 15th. Fargo-Moorhead Builders Exchange Scholarship: Eligible students must be enrolled in or entering a two-year technical program or a four-year college program in a construction-related field. Applicants evaluated on academic achievement, community and school involvement. Due: April 6th. Apply at: http://2.fmbx.org Traill County Farm Bureau Scholarship: Seniors who are residents of Traill County or have parents holding a Traill County Farm Bureau membership, planning on majoring in agriculture-related studies in college or technical school. Preference will be given to applicants whose parents are involved in an ag-related industry and to students involved in ND Farm Bureau. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Amount: $500 (4), Due: April 20th PO Box 281, Portland, ND 58274 (701) 788-8880. For more information regarding these and many other scholarship opportunities, see Mr. Varriano.
Mayville State University’s Comet Athletic Club is hosting its annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 24, 2018! Teams from 3rd grade through high school are welcome. The cost is $100 per team consisting of a maximum five players. Free shirts are given to all participants. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division. Games will start at 8:30 AM and all will be played on the MSU campus. Teams should register at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their first scheduled game. Brackets and game times will be posted on the website one day before the tournament. Website: http://www.mayvillestate.edu/alumni-friends/events/3-3-basketball-tournament/.
Juniors who would like to take O.W.E. next year may pick up applications from Mrs. Strand.
There will be a meeting for all Junior girls regarding Girls’ State TOMORROW at 3:05 in the Auditorium.
Cheryl with Hallada Formal Wear will be here at the high school Wednesday, March 21 from 11:00 to noon to take orders for Prom Tuxes and to answer any questions you may have.
The Prom Sign-up sheet is in the office.
Juniors, report to the Biology room no later than 8:15 AM TOMORROW. Bring two pencils, a calculator, and a photo ID. No electronic devices are allowed.
There is an FCA meeting at 3:05 today in the Auditorium.
Looking for summer work? The Mayville Water Park is looking for lifeguards! Must be 15 years old to take classes. Please contact Tristian Nelson by phone at 701-430-2250 or by email at tristian1996
The May-Port CG Summer Baseball and Softball Program is currently accepting registrations at www.mpcgbaseballboosters.com. Early bird registration ends April 7, and registrations after this date will have a $10 per player late fee added. The Board is also accepting applications for team coaches. All applications are available online under the Coaches tab.
The MPCG Speech team competed at the Barnes County Meet on Friday, March 16. They placed 3rd overall out of 13 teams. Individual results are as follows: Lucas Peterson – 7th in Humorous Duo, 7th in Serious; Oliver Marquardt – 7th in Humorous Duo;, Hailey Berg – 7th in EPR, Kyra Mortenson – 8th in Impromptu, 5th in Serious Prose, 6th in Inform; Lily Moch – 7th in Dramatic, 4th in Serious; Ila Peterson – 5th in Dramatic; Teri Nelson – 5th in Humorous; Morgan Palmer – 6th in Serious, 2nd in Humorous.
In recognition of Farm Month, everyone is encouraged to dress a “color” on these days THIS WEEK, March 19-23: Today – Sunshine Yellow; Tomorrow – John Deere Green; Wednesday – Barn Red; Thursday – Dirt Brown; and Friday – Denim Blue/Dress like a Farmer.
Today’s menu is Chicken Teriyaki on Bun, Potato Salad, Chips, Pineapple.