Open house for elementary schools

18_fb-3139PULL, PULL HARD!  — Cowboy Devin VandenBos #33 pulls Brandon French toward his line while new Coach Ryan Fetterson (center) looks on. The individual tug-of-war is designed to help build endurance and stamina in the players. There will be a Cowboy scrimmage on Saturday starting at 7 p.m. Come out and see the new coach and what he has designed for this year’s team. Regular season starts with a home game on Aug. 31, 7 p.m. with Harlem.  I-O Photo by Buck Traxler




Open Houses for Meadowlark, Prairie View and UMS are as following:

Meadowlark’s Open House will be Aug. 27, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  All students are urged to attend and bring their parents to meet their new teachers.

This is a good time to drop off your school supplies and get a little familiar with your classroom.

Prairie View’s Open House will be Aug. 27, from 6 to 7 p.m. Students should bring their parents into the gym where there will be a brief introduction and then everyone will be dismissed to go to their classroom for an orientation.

At 6:45 everyone will go outside for an ice cream social.

UMS will have their Open House on Sept. 5, from 6 to 7 p.m. Parents will have an opportunity to meet their student’s teachers by shadowing their student through a day’s schedule.

School begins Aug. 28. Welcome back.


PPK needs a coordinator

The local Punt, Pass and Kick program in Conrad needs a new coordinator.

Kendall Griggs who ran the program for several years is no longer here, he has moved to Havre.

The sectional event is scheduled for Oct. 14 in Lewistown with sign ups starting at noon, and competition at 1 p.m.

For more information, contact Dale Barta, Montana NFL PPK Coordinator at (406) 234-0293 or email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .