Grants Pass High School Receives Grant

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass High School is receiving a Verizon Innovate Learning Grant to improve its already advanced computer science program. Verizon is giving the school twenty thousand dollars to help introduce new courses for the next school year. The school plans to implement an application creation course, a 3D design and modeling … Continue reading »

Auctioning Art for Students

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A high school art teacher is holding a silent auction to try and make it easier for his students to afford college. Since 2012, Joshua Morton has been putting together scholarships for his art class students. The awards are a one time scholarship of $500 that students can put towards college. … Continue reading »

Sparrow Clubs Begins New School Year

Grants Pass, Ore. — Sparrow Clubs has launched a new school year with its first club of the year. Grants Pass High School packed the gym Wednesday to meet five-year-old Kassandra.  The school’s new sparrow was born premature at only 26 weeks.  She contracted MRSA.  The infection spread to her brain severely damaging her eyes. … Continue reading »

6A District 1 Track and Field Recap

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Eight schools competed at the 6A District 1 meet on Saturday. The top two finishers in each event qualified for the state meet beginning Friday. The updated list of Southern Oregon qualifiers is below (the final list will be posted on by Wednesday). Boys Qualifiers: 800 Meter Run – Austin Sanders, … Continue reading »

Out & About: Northwest Marching Band

Marching Band Competition in Grants Pass The competition will be fierce on the gridiron this Saturday but, this time, it won’t be football teams taking to the field. Grants Pass High School is once again hosting the pride of the Northwest Marching Band Competition. Nine marching bands will be competing for honors in a variety … Continue reading »

Grants Pass High School Wears Purple

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass High School is usually decked out in blue and white, but on Friday, the students added purple to the mix. The high school set up a booth where students could donate money to the American Cancer Society and, as a visible sign of support, kids were wearing purple. “I … Continue reading »

Casey Coulter: Amateur AotW

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Grants Pass wrestler Casey Coulter has his sights set high. He’s seeking a higher number of state championships, a higher weight class and a higher national ranking. As a junior, Casey has one state championship at 106 pounds, and he currently ranks 10th nationally according to Wrestling USA Magazine. Cavemen wrestling … Continue reading »