For the third year in a row, Edward Guthrie won a spot as one of four middle-school students who will represent Montana at the National Mathcounts Competition in Florida.

Little guys and gals from around the area hit the mats one more time before the State Competition next week in Lewistown. The Fairfield and Simms wrestling clubs put on the Rocky Mountain  on Saturday at Great Falls High.  The tournament consisted of 3 rounds of wrestling, ages 5-13.

There’s a lot of demand for workers with industrial technology skills right now, and the Missoula College will hold a career fair on Wednesday in an effort to entice prospective students.

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We were delighted to welcome a sled dog team to Greenfield! They showed us all their fun equipment and explained how to use it, lots of students even got to ride on the sled! We enjoyed meeting one of the furry team mates named “Glock!”

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Another wrestling season has come to a close and, for this wrestling mom, the end of her son’s high school wrestling career. I think we can call the 2018-2019 wrestling season a success. I wondered on the drive back from Billings this year how we define that in the sport wrestling. What is a…

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The Black Eagle-Assinniboine Chapter, NSDAR recently presented Ms Berit Bedord of Fairfield High School with the Chapter Good Citizen Award and a check for $250. Ms Berit was among a number of students who were selected by their schools as Good Citizens and took part in the essay portion of …

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“Once the whistle blows and the battle begins, you’re in the moment.” Matt McDonough. The 2019 Northern Class B/C Divisional Wrestling tournament commenced on Saturday, February 2nd in Cut Bank. The results of this bracketed, double elimination tournament determine which four wrestlers from …

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The Country Cubs, previously know as the Greenfield PTA, will be holding their annual dance this Friday. This event is a dinner and raffle fundraiser. Tickets are no longer available, but a 50/50 will take place that evening. The Country Cubs have used the proceeds they have made in the past…

Freshman: Bouma, Kaylee K; Brown, Kayson A; Cartwright-Gines, Skyler L; DeBolt, Samantha J; Donnelly, Rhett E; Faith, Daniel M; Flores, Kaelob K; Giles, Cael W; Johnson, Alexa L; Jones, Tori M; Kline, Weston J; Kolste, Natalie B; McWilliams, Brooke R; Pearson, Bostyn E; Perez, Miguel E; Pitc…

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The Fairfield Elementary School’s annual Scholastic Book Fair is February 5 - February 7, 2019  in the Elementary Library.  This year’s theme is Dino-mite Book Fair – STOMP, CHOMP, and READ!

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It is a saying among the Fairfield Eagle Wrestlers that, “All matches are just ‘practice’ until Divisionals.” With the Northern Class B/C Divisionals in Cut Bank approaching next weekend on Saturday, February 2nd, the Eagle Wrestlers had one final opportunity during the competitions this las…

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Editor’s Note - I suppose this is one of those instances that gets filed under “Ain’t Technology Grand!” This article should have run last week, but between DropBox, iCloud, e-mail, cell-phone texting (ugh!) and the increasingly hectic Monday deadline, this article never made it onto the pri…

The Fairfield Eagle wrestlers began their work at home this week, hosting a multi-team mixer on Thursday evening. Teams from Cut Bank, Choteau, Conrad, Valier, Harlem, Fort Benton/Big Sandy, Poplar, Malta, Simms, Shelby, Wolf Point, Belt and Cascade met in the Fairfield gymnasium for a two-r…

The Fairfield Eagle Wrestling team sure knows how to ring in the New Year! On Thursday, January 3rd, the Eagle wrestlers visited our neighbors in Choteau to attend the Choteau mixer. They were joined by teams from Choteau, Conrad, Valier, and Simms. Although our wrestlers only had two matche…

First Bank of Montana recently hosted a celebration for students in the Fairfield High School government class.  The students participated in, and completed, the First Bank of Montana Financial Foundations Program over the course of the last semester.  Their time at the bank was spent celebr…

MISSOULA - At the University of Montana, 2, 520 students made the fall semester 2018 Dean’s List or President’s 4.0 List. To qualify, students must be undergraduates, earn a semester GPA of 3.5 or higher and receive grades of A or B in at least nine credits. Students who receive any grade of…

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The Fairfield Public Library held its 2nd Annual Christmas Story Time last Wednesday. Mr. Allen read a couple of books and then Fauneil Purcell sang several songs with the group. To end the hour the kids decorated Christmas cookies in the shape of mittens, trees, and snowflakes. Thank you to…

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Note: Les Meyer of Fairfield is one of the winningest high school football coaches in Montana and led the Eagles last month to the program’s third Class B state championship since 2011. Also the Fairfield superintendent, he has also guided the Eagles to five runner-up finishes in Class B and…

It has been 75 years since Fairfield native, Roy Meyer, served as the National FFA 4th Vice President. In 1942, when two national officers were drafted into World War II, there was never any doubt that the exemplary Montana FFA State President would be the perfect young man to fill one of th…