The well-known auctioneer who continues to bring people together to make something positive happen ~ by Ben Getz
Have you ever been to an auction? If you have been to any farm or estate sales in the Inland Pacific Northwest over the last four decades, there is a pretty good chance you have heard the vocal stylings of ...
The home of your dreams or a perfect vacation get-away. Welcome.
As a vacation get-away envision your family enjoying summer water sports of boating, fishing and sunbathing; golf with family and ...
Big Bend Community College student, Dani Dunlap, sets her sight on a lofty goal
by Melea Johnson ~ One year ago, on May 18, an energetic group of Big Bend Community College students was happily washing cars to raise funds for the aviation program enrolled in. Their cheerful faces and outward enthusiasm drew drivers in whether ...
What’s better than good food, good wine, and good friends celebrating a good cause?
What’s better than good food, good wine, and good friends celebrating a good cause? Nothing if you ask the BBCC Foundation!
The Foundation’s annual auction event, known as Cellarbration! for Education, has raised more than $1 million ...
A new album proving the beauty of teamwork
Local rising musician Rylei Franks is launching a new album—The Mrs. The album is currently available for pre-order online, but it officially releases June 1st, 2019. The Mrs. was completed as a collaboration between Rylei and his wife Briana Franks, ...
A branch high school campus with TUITION FREE advanced technical and professional training
Published May 14, 2019
CBTECH is an advanced high school with Industry trained instructors, utilizing the latest technology to enhance your high school experience. We act as a branch campus of your high school and offer advanced technical and professional training in highly competitive, ...
You are enough
To the mom hiding in the bathroom, because she needs peace for a moment.
To the mom crying after she yelled at her kids and is now feeling guilty.
To the mom trying to fit in ...
The story of how it all began four years ago
When home for the summer from her college in Illinois, waitressing at a truck stop and mixing unlikely, experimental drinks out of leftover coffee, Heather Mason couldn’t have known that she’d one day find herself the proprietor of ...
Agreement to cooperate with one another in pursuing educational exchanges
On Friday, while on a visit to Gunpo, South Korea, Big Bend Community College Vice President of Learning & Student Success Bryce Humpherys and representatives from Sanbon Technical High School and Cheongju University each signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreeing ...
A Celebration of Faith and Community
Published Apr 30, 2019
On Tuesday, May 7th, in the ATEC Building on the Big Bend Community College campus, a celebration of faith and community will take place beginning at 7 AM. You are invited.
The Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast began in 1993 and ...
Grant County Historical Museum offers guided tours until 4PM
OPENING DAY May 4th, 2019, this historic museum provides an amazing experience for young and old with a collection of old photos, tools, farm equipment, rocks, Wanapum, and Sinkiuse Indian artifacts, cowboy paraphernalia, clothing, documents, and household furnishings from the homestead ...
TRiO Upward Bound inducts 38 new members
Published Apr 25, 2019
Thirty-eight high school students from Grant and Adams counties were formally welcomed into Big Bend Community College’s TRiO Upward Bound Program in April.
The program aims to get more high school students into college, and by joining ...
Seed Cupboard Nursery in Royal City, Washington
Traveling from Seattle, I crossed the Vantage bridge and took a right onto Highway 26. Only a mere 16 miles of picturesque driving later, I came upon a place (I will come back to every chance I get.) Left off the highway, ...
One small decision that changed the course of life for Joe and Molly Gallaway ~ by Melea Johnson
He was very young. Molly Gallaway’s husband, Joe, had serious medical problems at age twenty-seven. Joe and Molly lived in Moses Lake starting their own family of three children and worked many various outside jobs to keep things flowing. <...
Helping the community out in a big way
A small group of Big Bend Community College staff and students have taken on the task of using their specialized skills and talents to help their community out in a big way.
BBCC Unmanned Systems Operations Coordinator Byron ...
Two out of only 500 students selected nationwide
TRiO Upward Bound students Elizabeth Guadarrama and Fatima Cortez have recently been awarded $20,000 scholarships through the Dell Scholars Program. Photo above is Elizabeth Guadarrama (left) and Fatima Cortez (right).
Guadarrama and Cortez, both seniors at Royal City High ...