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West Valley High School second semester honor roll for 2018-19 school year

West Valley High School has announced its second semester honor roll for the 2018-19 school year.

West Valley senior Kyle Mangum credits Hutton Settlement for his success

West Valley High School senior Kyle Mangum set two goals before graduation: complete 400 hours of community service and maintain a 4.0 grade point average.

UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019

Robotics competition draws crowds, springboards youth into engineering fields

The West Valley High School gym was transformed into a robotics arena Saturday, as the annual FIRST Washington robotics competition took place.

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019

Idaho football player Collin Sather loses cancer fight at 19

University of Idaho football player Collin Sather, a 2018 graduate of West Valley High School, died early Tuesday morning, just weeks after he was diagnosed with advanced renal cancer.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019

Vandals’ Collin Sather diagnosed with advanced kidney cancer

No one should have to learn it like this, but Collin Sather, who said in high school “the most important thing to me is to be a coachable player,” is …

West Valley High School announces first-semester honor roll for 2018-19 school year

West Valley High School in Spokane Valley has announced its first-semester honor roll for the 2018-19 school year.

Family remembers 17-year-old with scholarship dedicated to her passion for helping others

Spokane Valley resident Sophie Hawley had aspirations of becoming a pediatric nurse since she was seven years old.

UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018

Deputies arrest juvenile suspect in connection with Mead High School shooting threat; identify suspects in East, West Valley threats

Other suspects from East Valley High School, West Valley High School threats have been identified but not arrested.

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018

WSU places Jason Gesser on leave after former nanny files formal complaint alleging sexual misconduct

Washington State University placed Jason Gesser, a former quarterback and current athletic department employee, on administrative leave Monday after a former Cougar athlete came forward with new allegations that Gesser …

A passion for politics: WV’s Tajadin Mohammed finds craft in student government

West Valley High School graduate, Tajadin “TJ” Mohammed, has spent very little time standing still. With a passion for advocacy and involvement, Mohammed has found his calling in student government …

Softball coach Paul Cooley, who will retire this year, says this year’s team may be best all-around he’s ever had

Paul Cooley has spent the best part of a lifetime working in that box.

West Valley High School announces first-semester honor roll for 2017-18 school year

West Valley High School has announced its first semester honor roll for the 2017-18 school year.

Steve Christilaw: Heathcote’s life of service remembered

The legendary Michigan State basketball coach, who died Monday at age 90, got his start right here in Spokane and called this home.

West Valley High School announces its second-semester honor roll for 2016-17

West Valley High School has announced its second semester honor roll for the 2016-17 school year. The students are listed by grade-point average and grade level: Seniors

UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017

West Valley High School makes summer a ball

West Valley is home to summer basketball leagues for a large number of area high schools – with divisions for incoming freshmen, junior varsities and small-school varsity squads.

UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017

West Valley grad never let cancer get in way of success

West Valley’s Ryan Hawkins kept up with school work through cancer treatments. He plans to attend University of Washington, and one day work on the video game “World of Warcraft.”

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

West Valley High School 2016-17 first semester honor roll

West Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year.

Jim Loucks: Trip to NYC is giving the West Valley band a chance to help another group

The West Valley High School Marching Band and Color Guard returned recently from New York City, where they performed in the Veterans Day Parade and Band of Pride Patriotic Concert …

Education Notebook: Ferris High to put on morbid, musical ‘Addams Family’

Also this week: West Valley opens “Dracula,” West Valley Early Learning Center hosts open house, Roosevelt wins grant for school garden.

West Valley HS band, color guard headed to NYC to perform twice

The West Valley High School marching band and color guard are headed to New York City to perform before thousands next month.

Spokane teens volunteer at Greek refugee camps

After graduating in 2015, Spokane natives Cameron Conner and Grant Gallaher packed their tent and embarked on a volunteer mission that would take them to refugee camps near the Greek-Macedonian …

West Valley High School honor roll

West Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the second semester of the 2015-16 school year.

West Valley student from Ethiopia overcame cultural, language hurdles

Most students get middle school jitters, but the transition for Meseret Dokken grew to overwhelming shortly after her arrival from Ethiopia.

WV student Liberg exceptional runner

Madeline Liberg already gets recognized in the West Valley community. Her last name has been tied to the high school for close to four decades.

Steve Christilaw: WIAA award helps keep Jace Malek’s spirit alive

The WIAA has created the Jace Malek True Spirit Award in honor of the West Valley football player and wrestler who died of cancer in February.

West Valley coach will retire after girls basketball season

Lorin Carlon turns 70 years old this month and will hang up his whistle after the girls basketball season at West Valley ends.

Eagles ready for replay of Clarkston at home

Every time someone discussed Clarkston’s state Class 2A basketball championship, Jay Humphrey wants you to know there was a subtle reference to his 2014-15 West Valley squad.

West Valley ready to take on Clarkston

“We get a lot of attention because of the big plays we get on offense, but I think the heart and soul of this team starts with our defense,” quarterback …

Rivalry gets added buzz with midgame relocation

There’s a whole new level of spice when it’s a rivalry game – the kind of game where a win can rescue an otherwise unmemorable season.

WV students savor trip to China

Students traveling in China with West Valley cross country coach Ty Brown saw many famous sights, including the Great Wall, the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square. “I was completely amazed …