Stories tagged: Outdoors writing contest
Wed., Nov. 4, 2015, 1:49 p.m.
Outdoors writing contest open to high school students in the area
It’s time for high schoolers to begin thinking about fame, fortune and the great outdoors. The Spokesman-Review once again is joining the Outdoor Writers Association of America in sponsoring contests …
Sun., Dec. 26, 2010, 8:08 a.m.
Idaho high schoolers tops in annual Outdoor Writing Contest
A story by Brook Tingey, a junior at Lakeland High School in Rathdrum, has been judged the best of 299 entries to win The Spokesman-Review’s 2010 Outdoor Writing Contest for …
Sun., Dec. 26, 2010, 8:07 a.m.
Outdoor writing contest: Wild goose chase
There were 20 seconds left, 19, 18… My fingers scrambled with the different colored wires. Ten seconds until the entire building is blown into oblivion. My life flashed before my …
Sun., Dec. 26, 2010, 7:59 a.m.
Outdoors writing contest: What could have Ben
He was weird. He didn’t really seem to care about his image. He didn’t seem to care about anything, really, but the kid was nice. He wouldn’t go out of …
Sun., Dec. 26, 2010, 7:58 a.m.
Outdoor writing contest: Together as one
I hear number 62 called to the start box. I am number 102, and this is my cue. I gather the reins, bring my left foot to the iron, and …
Sun., Dec. 26, 2010, 7:57 a.m.
Salute from the writing contest judge
Judging high-school writing contest entries isn’t easy. The following is an excerpt from an untitled poem submitted by Meagan Anderson, a sophomore at Ferris. While the entire entry did not …
Sun., Dec. 26, 2010, 7:55 a.m.
Writing contest: Better s’mores
Kids reveal a lot of their family outdoor secrets and traditions in the stories they submit for the S-R’s youth outdoor writing contest. Here’s a family recipe for alternative s’mores …