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Craig youths perform ‘Wizard of Oz’

Large crowds of parents and community members turned out Saturday to see the work of Missoula Children’s Theatre as the cast of Craig kids performed “The Wizard of Oz.”

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Co-teaching offers new approach to learning for Moffat County students

Expanded English Language Learners program addresses need

Students in Moffat County that don’t speak English as their primary language are getting some extra help in the classroom this year.

Craig education briefs for Jan. 17, 2015: ‘The Wizard of Oz’ shows Saturday at Moffat County High School

The curtain will go up for the Missoula Children's Theatre production of “The Wizard of Oz” at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane.

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Craig kids dive into rehearsals following auditions Monday

With only four days of rehearsal left before the show goes live, the 64 kids who were cast for the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “The Wizard of Oz” have no time to waste.

Craig education briefs for Jan. 10, 2015: Theater program to cast Craig kids in January show of ‘Wizard of Oz’

An audition for the Missoula Children's Theatre production of “The Wizard of Oz” will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday at Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane.

Toxic stress can cause lifelong health challenges

Imagine being a young child and facing constant stress or instability in your home with no safe place to turn. This kind of situation creates what is known as toxic stress.

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BLM Discovery Trunk offers Craig students hands-on learning

From carving their own petroglyphs to grinding their own corn, some Moffat County elementary students recently got a hands-on taste of life in the West thousands of years ago.

Craig education briefs for Jan. 3, 2015: Theater program to cast Craig kids in January show of ‘Wizard of Oz’

An audition for the Missoula Children's Theatre production of “The Wizard of Oz” will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Jan. 12 at Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane.

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Social media program promotes positive lifestyle choices for teens

They say a picture is worth 1,000 words, and the organizers of the “Better Me YV” social media campaign — or #bettermeyv — are hoping that pictures can be used to promote positive lifestyle choices among Yampa Valley teens.

Theater program to cast Craig kids in January show of ‘Wizard of Oz’

An audition will be held for the Missoula Children's Theatre production of “The Wizard of Oz” will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Jan. 12 at Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane.

Craig education briefs for Dec. 27, 2014: Craig Rotary Club announces Student of the Month

Moffat County High School junior Allie Dilldine was honored as the Rotary Club of Craig's Student of the Month for December.

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Craig kids on target in Elks Hoop Shoot

Top throwers to compete in Rifle

The Craig Elks Lodge No. 1577 recently hosted the local segment of the Elks National Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest. Local youths each shot 25 free throws, and the top shooters of the program, for boys and girls ages 8 to 13, will move on to the district competition in Rifle.

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Erica Graham: Keeping it clean

You might imagine a school custodian would have to clean up some pretty nasty messes from time to time, but so far the students at Ridgeview Elementary School have been pretty easy on Erica Graham.

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MCHS students help bring Christmas to Craig families in need

Seven Moffat County families’ Christmases were made merrier this year thanks to Moffat County High School students and student council.

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Moffat County High School student remembered fondly

Candlelight vigil honors life of Torivio “Tory” Tovar

Torivio Tovar was better known to people as Tory, and the 17-year-old who had inspired many smiles also prompted tears Friday when his Ford pickup struck an oncoming semi along US Highway 40 just outside of Craig.