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PHOTOS: Jerome High School Seniors graduate | Southern Idaho Education  Twin Falls Times-News

Jerome High School seniors celebrate graduation Thursday evening, May 23, 2019 at Jerome High School in Jerome.

Jerome High School implements new safety features, pedestrian street signs and stop the bleed tool kits  KMVT

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) At Jerome High School a Change for Safety and Stop the Bleed Projects was presented to students as a way to get them involved ...

The Jerome School District is opening a standalone alternative school this fall  Times-News

JEROME — The Jerome School District is preparing to open a standalone alternative high school in the fall to serve at-risk students.

Jerome School District to add alternative school in the fall  KMVT

Some students in Jerome County now have another option for a school come this fall.

Jerome grad found passion for school after dropping out  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — More than three years after dropping out, Maribel Estrada will be the first in her family to graduate high school.

'Freedom Writer' Manny Scott is coming to Jerome High School in February  Twin Falls Times-News

Manny Scott to speak in Jerome. If you've seen the 2007 movie “Freedom Writers,” you may remember Manny Scott. Scott, one of the original Freedom Writers, ...

The Jerome School District is buying 20 acres of land for a future school site  Times-News

JEROME — The Jerome School District is moving forward with buying 20 acres of land to use a possible elementary school site.

Jerome speech team wins state championship | Southern Idaho Community News  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — The Jerome High School Speech Team did it again. They won another state championship April 12-13 in Boise in dominant fashion, besting 46 ...

Jerome wrestlers sign NLI's  KMVT

A trio of Jerome High School wrestlers are moving onto the next level and a pair of them are headed together.

This Jerome High School alumna was a finalist for a national FFA office  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — For a second year, Jerome High School alumna Gretchen Hansten was among the top contenders for a national FFA office.

PHOTOS: Golf Invitational at Jerome Country Club | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Jerome's Vinny DiLucca drives the ball during the Jerome High School Invitational Monday at Jerome Country Club. See story on Page B2 and more photos at ...

News Bite: Meet the Jerome School District's January 'Excellence in Education' award recipients  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Bobbi Justice, Lisa Henderson and Jose Chicas-Marquez are the Jerome School District's “Excellence in Education” award recipients for January.

News Bite: Who's coming and going at Jerome, Kimberly, Gooding, Filer and Buhl schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Schools are already thinking ahead to next year, hiring new employees and accepting resignations.

3 Jerome wrestlers sign letters of intent | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Times-News

JEROME — It's a big year for Jerome High School's wrestling program: Four graduating seniors are all continuing on to the collegiate level.

News Bite: Who's coming and going at Twin Falls, Jerome, Buhl and Gooding schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Most of the new school hires this time of year are coaches, paraprofessionals and child nutrition staff.

News Bite: Who's coming and going at Twin Falls and Jerome schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — With three months left to go this school year, more employees are starting to put in resignations — or are getting hired — for next school year.

How 6 Magic Valley school districts are expanding their agriculture programs  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Jerome High School's agriculture program has grown exponentially since 1992 when there were only 45 students. Now, there are more than ...

Fewer students assigned to overcrowded Jerome school bus after parents complain  Times-News

JEROME — A Facebook post from last week is circulating that shows students standing up in a Jerome school bus, but school district officials say the issue has ...

Jerome School District looking for land for a possible future elementary school  Times-News

JEROME — The Jerome School District is negotiating with a landowner about possibly buying property that could be the site of a future elementary school.

'Hopeful' Jerome poised to make state title push  Twin Falls Times-News

POCATELLO — Before the wrestling season kicked off back in the fall of 2018, Jerome High School senior Ezekial Williamson told his teammates that he had ...

Jerome softball player to continue playing career  KMVT

A Jerome softball player signed with an NAIA school in Kansas.

PHOTOS: Football - Twin Falls Vs. Jerome | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Jerome takes on Twin Falls in the 'Battle of the Bridge' game Friday night, Oct. 12, 2018, at Jerome High School.

Many Magic Valley schools surpass Idaho's 2018 graduation rate  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Two-thirds of south-central Idaho's high schools surpassed the statewide graduation rate for the class of 2018.

Dublin Jerome is 1st central Ohio high school team to make state hockey finals  10TV

Dublin Jerome High School made history after the hockey team defeated University School in overtime Friday.

Bruins mount comeback at Jerome, win Great Basin Conference west pod  Times-News

JEROME — Before Friday night, the Twin Falls High School football team hadn't played a close game all season. Either the Bruins had blown the opposition ...

Obituary: James William “Jim” Keith | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

October 23, 1931 – May 23, 2019. James William “Jim” Keith, 87, passed away May 23, 2019 at St. Luke's Hospital in Jerome, Idaho. He was born October 23, ...

Jerome High raises security after threat made to student  KMVT

Heightened police presence at Jerome High School caused panic in the community Tuesday, but Principal Nate Tracy confirmed there was no lockdown.

Fire crews put out car on fire at Jerome Walmart  KMVT

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — Jerome Fire Department firefighters put out a car that had flames coming from under the car's hood at the Walmart in Jerome.

News Bite: Who's coming and going at Jerome schools?  Times-News

JEROME — Three Jerome School District employees are leaving, while seven more were recently hired.

Twin Falls golfers come out on top at Invitational  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Twin Falls High School boys and girls teams finished on top at Monday's Jerome High School Invitational golf tournament sponsored by Subway.

Jerome's Williamson signs with St. Cloud State wrestling  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — With family, friends and coaches on hand, Jerome High School senior Ezekial Williamson made it official.

Jerome High's Advanced Speech Team wins 18th state championship title in 21 years  KMVT

Jerome High School's Advanced Speech Team wins their 18th state championship title in the 21 years coach Scott Burton has led the team.

2018 High School Football Preview: Jerome Tigers | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Head Coach: Sid Gambles, 7th year. 2017 Record: 3-6 (2-3 4A Great Basin Conference). Playoffs: None. Jerome went 3-6 for the second straight season in ...

Jerome's comeback effort falls just short in loss to Ridgevue  Times-News

JEROME — From looking lost and trailing by 12 points late in the third quarter to looking confident with a chance to take the lead, the Jerome High School boys.

Ezekial Williamson  Times-News

It's often been a joke among Jerome High School senior Ezekial Williamson and his teammates, but he remains steadfast:

Jerome to face Rigby in the Jerry Callen Memorial final  KMVT

Jerome overcame a double-digit deficit in the fourth quarter to shock Madison.

Horizon Elementary School in Jerome has a new principal  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Horizon Elementary School has hired Wendy Ohlensehlen as the new principal.

A new look for Jerome High School | Southern Idaho Education  Times-News

JEROME — If you've driven past Jerome High School, you've probably seen a flurry of construction activity.

Obituary: Dennis Gene Newlan | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

March 31, 1955 – April 24, 2019. Dennis “Little Goob” Newlan, 64, of Jerome passed away April 24, 2019. He was born March 31, 1955 in Jerome, Idaho to ...

News Bite: Who's coming and going at Jerome, Filer, Buhl and Gooding schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Summer is inching closer for Magic Valley schools and employees are figuring out where they'll be next school year.

Jerome police: 'No actual, serious threat' to Jerome High student  Times-News

JEROME — Jerome police announced Friday a threat toward a Jerome High School student was false and “no actual, serious threat was present.”

News Bite: New school employees in Jerome and Kimberly  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — The Jerome and Kimberly school districts are saying “hello” to new employees and “goodbye” to others.

PHOTOS: Girls All-Star Basketball | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

The East takes on the West in an all-star game duel Wednesday night, March 6, 2019, at Jerome High School.

Jerome house fire deemed 'total loss'  KMVT

A fire caused significant damage to a Jerome house Wednesday morning.

PHOTOS: Tim Dunne Invite | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Schools compete in a variety of events during the Tim Dunne Track and Field Invitational at Jerome High School in Jerome.

Boise, Idaho Falls students win state chess tournament  KMVT

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) Jerome High School played host to the Idaho State Scholastic Chess Tournament this weekend, with 101 students coming to play ...

A bill making its way through the Legislature could boost minimum teacher pay to $40000  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Magic Valley school officials say a proposal to raise Idaho's minimum teacher salary to $40000 over two years is a great step and they're ...

Jerome coaches and players will battle it out on Tuesday  KMVT

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) For just $5, you can watch your favorite Jerome football players take on the coaches in a triathlon style event. Jerome High ...

Obituary: Donna Lickley | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

March 22, 1932—March 16, 2019. Donna Lea Bartholomew was born on March 22, 1932, in Eden, Idaho, to parents, Archie (Swede) and Pearl Bartholomew.

3 Jerome schools will likely get new security vestibules by next school year  Times-News

JEROME — Jerome and Twin Falls schools are looking for ways to improve their entryways to help prevent visitors from walking right into hallways or ...

News Bite: New school employees in Jerome, Kimberly, Gooding, Filer and Buhl  Times-News

KIMBERLY — Magic Valley schools saw a flurry of hiring activity in mid-August.

Jerome High running dynasty | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Genesis: To find the driving force behind Jerome High School's running dynasties, look no further than the school's track.

Obituary: Jimmie Donald Rupert | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

January 2, 1940 – March 29, 2019. Jimmie Donald Rupert, 79, of Jerome, Idaho, passed away on March 29, 2019. He was the second of five children, born ...

Community shows support for Magic Valley woman battling cancer  KMVT

On Saturday a benefit dinner and live auction was held to support a mother,friend and educator who is battling terminal cancer. Dozens gathered at the Snake ...

News Bite: Who's coming and going at Jerome schools? – April edition  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Sixteen people are moving into new roles, getting hired or leaving the Jerome School District.

Obituary: Jeffery Lewis Davis | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

April 2, 1957 – February 18, 2019. Jeffery Lewis “Jeff” Davis of Jerome, ID age 61, passed away on February 18, 2019. Jeff was born on April 2, 1957 in Jerome, ...

Obituary: Evan Earl Carpenter | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

March 4, 1961—January 1, 2019. Evan Earl Carpenter, 57, of Jerome, Idaho went to be with his Lord on January 1st, 2019 at his home after a brief battle with ...

How to get a free lunch for your kids this summer  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Kids eat free this summer in Twin Falls.

Charter schools: Don't compare us to regular schools  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Magic Valley charter school leaders have mixed responses to a new report that delves into Idaho's public charter schools.

Obituary: Dorothy Jane Johnson | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

Dorothy Jane Peterson Johnson. September 27, 1929—May 20, 2019. Dorothy Jane Peterson Johnson joined family and friends in heaven on May 20, 2019.

Few teachers available to fill demand for computer science in high schools  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Sarah LaMarche has one class period at Twin Falls High School where she teaches three different courses simultaneously.

Jerome High School opens house for tour of new addition  KMVT

Wednesday was the public open house for the brand new additions to Jerome High School and people from just about every graduating class came out.

Obituary: Merriam Evelyn “Babe” Hill | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

June 7, 1926 – May 23, 2019. Merriam Evelyn “Babe” Hill of Twin Falls, Idaho was born in Jerome, Idaho on June 7, 1926 to parents, Fred Peterson and ...

Two dogs dead after RV home fire in Jerome  KMVT

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - The Jerome City Fire Department battled a blaze at a recreational vehicle home late Monday morning. The fire broke out on the ...

High school, middle school teams to compete in Eastern Idaho Science Bowl  Post Register

Southeastern Idaho high school and middle school students are testing their math and science knowledge this week at the Department of Energy Office of ...

2018 all-Great Basin Conference football selections announced | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Numerous local athletes were honored last week with all-Great Basin Conference selections after standout seasons on the football field.

Transition fair aims to help students with disabilities become independent  KMVT

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) Young adults with disabilities learned how to better transition to life after high school on Monday in Jerome, through a transition ...

Mountain View pitcher recovering from head injury  KMVT

MERIDIAN, Idaho (KBOI) A former Jerome High School baseball player, now turned Mountain View star Riley Harrison is recovering from a traumatic head injury ...

Jerome films mock crash of 'Every 15 Minutes'  KMVT

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - Each year, schools across the nation stage a deadly traffic collision to instill the severe consequences of drinking alcohol and ...

Idaho Governor's Cup Scholarship recipients announced  KMVT

Governor Brad Little announced the recipients of the 2019 Governor's Cup Scholarships to Idaho colleges and universities.

Obituary: Kenneth Ray Miller | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

March 19, 1958 – April 9, 2019. Kenneth Ray Miller, of Jerome, crossed over from this world to join other loved ones on the other side, April 9, 2019. He was ...

Magic Valley schools weigh options to deal with enrollment growth  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — When a school district has fewer than 2000 students, gaining several hundred within six years is a big deal.

Jerome HS puts Harry Styles in yearbook, subsequent tweet goes viral  KMVT

Jerome High School students in the yearbook club put recording sensation Harry Styles in this year's annual. What followed after that got the attention of Mr.

Wisconsin head coach headlining Jerome wrestling camp  KMVT

The Jerome Wrestling program landed University of Wisconsin head coach Chris Bono to work with area kids at a camp.

The College of Southern Idaho has a new class to reach Latinos in Action high schoolers  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — When someone sacrifices everything for you, you have to do something with that, the founder of Latinos in Action told Jerome and Gooding high ...

Munroe replaces Gillette-Shippen as Jerome athletic director  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Jerome High School vice principal and girls basketball coach Jeremy Munroe was recently named the school's athletic director, replacing Kaly ...

2 Wood River High graduates file lawsuit claiming district 'silenced student free speech'  Times-News

HAILEY — Two Blaine County School District alumni filed a civil rights lawsuit Monday in U.S. District Court against the school district and eight administrators, ...

Obituary: Bev Hall | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

March 9, 1939 – October 31, 2018. Our beloved Bev Hall passed away peacefully at her home on October 31, 2018, in Jerome Idaho. She was born March 9, ...

Jerome School District is seeking renewal of a 10-year levy for school maintenance  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Three months from now, Jerome voters will decide whether to renew a levy for school maintenance.

Not your grandpa's gym class: High school P.E. incorporates yoga and spinning  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — When she starting teaching physical education 15 years ago, Leah Holloway used to get frustrated when her students complained about having ...

Gallery: Jerome High School dedication | Southern Idaho Local News |  Twin Falls Times-News

The community listens during a dedication ceremony and takes a tour of the school Wednesday evening, Aug. 24, 2016, in Jerome.

Santos, Klundt, Mark named to 4A All-Idaho football first team  Twin Falls Times-News

After standout seasons for their respective teams, three local players were named to the 4A All-Idaho first team, released by the Idaho Statesman on Thursday.

Twin Falls schools continue to grow, but pace might be slowing down  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — It's tough to predict how many students the Twin Falls School District will have next school year, but officials expect modest growth.

System that aided in DNA sampling of 1996 murder originated in Jerome  Times-News

JEROME — It wasn't just luck. A mother's dedication and an invention with local connections contributed to finding another suspect in the 1996 rape and murder ...

Obituary: Howard Eugene Hite Sr | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

July 7, 1923—May 15, 2019. Howard Eugene (Gene) Hite, Sr., beloved father, brother, grandfather, uncle, and friend passed away suddenly and unexpectedly ...

New semi-pro football league forms in Idaho  KMVT

This year semi-pro football saw some major changes and one local team is hoping to benefit from the new league.

UPDATE: Social media threats prompt extra police presence at Mini-Cassia, Jerome schools  Times-News

BURLEY — Online threats prompted an increased law enforcement presence Tuesday at a few Magic Valley school campuses.

Adventure Guide: South-central Idaho's calendar of events  Twin Falls Times-News

May 31, June 1-2: Twin Falls Western Days. Parade, June 1; music with several bands, all three days at City Park; car show, June 1-2; and food.

News Bite: Who's leaving and getting hired at Filer, Jerome and Gooding schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

GOODING — At Filer, Jerome and Gooding school campuses, dozens of school employees have resigned or were recently hired.

Jerome High Principal Picked as Hagerman Superintendent | Southern Idaho Local News  Twin Falls Times-News

HAGERMAN • After more than 20 years as a Jerome teacher, Eric Anderson will become superintendent and elementary school principal for the Hagerman ...

PHOTOS: 2019 Graduates from the Magic Valley | Southern Idaho Education  Twin Falls Times-News

Students from around the Magic Valley are profiled for graduation.

Jerome High School Band to perform in Washington DC  KMVT

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) Jerome High School was chosen by Governor Butch Otter to represent the state of Idaho for a special celebration in our nation's ...

PHOTOS: Soccer - Twin Falls Vs. Jerome | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Jerome squares off against Twin Falls during their soccer match Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at Jerome High School. The two teams played to a 2-2 draw.

The Magic Valley's biggest districts are growing. Will Jerome be next for new schools?  Times-News

JEROME — There's a chance Jerome residents may see a new school in town, but probably not for at least five years.

Obituary: NaJean Dutry | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

December 31, 1937—May 22, 2019. NaJean Dutry was born December 31, 1937 in Twin Falls, Idaho to Eugene and Faye Hodgden. The family lived in ...

Endless 3-pointers, fancy dunks and more at the District 4 all-star games  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Murtaugh High School senior Jenna Benites wasn't paying any attention to her opposition. Instead, she was just zoned in on her own basket.

Three Jerome football players sign with college programs  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Jerome High School held a college signing ceremony for three senior football players on Thursday afternoon.

'We've learned a few things': 6 weeks after a ransomware attack, the Jerome School District is still recovering  Times-News

JEROME — Nearly six weeks after being hit by a massive ransomware cyberattack, the Jerome School District is still working to recover.

Idaho STEM Action Center awards 10 grants locally | Southern Idaho Education  Twin Falls Times-News

BOISE — The Idaho STEM Action Center has awarded 70 grants worth $266000 statewide to schools, districts, libraries and out-of-school and youth-enrichment ...

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