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Lynden student on top-10 WWU debate team

BELLINGHAM — The Western Washington University debate team participated in the National Parliamentary Debate Association Championship Tournament March 19-21, and students Ashley Tippins, a junior from ...

Lynden Christian honor students announced for first semester

Lynden Christian High School announces its first-semester honor roll of the 2015-16 school year as follows: 4.0 GPA Seniors — Sarah Ball, Megan Blok, Moriah Buys, Amanda De Jong, Karibeth Engelsma, Brady ...

Homeschooled teen speakers here for regional judging

LYNDEN ­— Regional homeschooled teens will converge upon Lynden for speech judging this week Thursday through Saturday, April 7-9, and local volunteers are needed to help out with the judging. It’s ...

Fall WSU graduates

PULLMAN — Local students earned undergraduate degrees from Washington State University after the fall 2015 semester. They are: Custer — Caitlyn Munro. Everson — Ashley Swanson, construction management. ...

Two locals in state geography bee

David Polinder, Julia Van Driel both love these types of subject areas BY BROOKE HANSON for the Lynden Tribune LYNDEN ­— Two Lynden students will compete in the state National Geographic Bee on Friday, ...
Above and left: Students share their sample magazines in English classes at Zacchaeus Learning Opportunities. Below: Sue Likkel teaches about the Holocaust. Classes do not exceed 12 students in size at ZLO. (Brooke Hanson/Lynden Tribune)

An adaptive style of teaching at ZLO

Students at Zacchaeus Learning Opportunities combine parent-led homeschool with classes together BY BROOKE HANSON for the Lynden Tribune LYNDEN — At Zacchaeus Learning Opportunities, homeschooling education ...

LHS honor roll announced

LYNDEN ­— Lynden High School has announced its first-semester honor students for school year 2015-16: Principal’s Honor Roll Seniors ­— Catyler Alex, Olivia Bonsen, Jadyn Elias, Andrew Krause, ...
Derek Johnson checkmates Andrew Slagle in the tournament’s third round as Tanner Martin and Brady Hornstra, who would play for the title, look on. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

LC senior wins Tromp chess tourney

LYNDEN ­— Brady Hornstra, a Lynden Christian High School senior, won the Theresa Tromp Chess Tournament and its $1,200 first-place prize on Saturday. Hornstra went 5-0 in his five games, beating Tanner ...

College honors

AZUSA, CALIFORNIA — Three local residents have made the fall 2015 academic Deans’ List at Azusa Pacific University with a grade-point average of 3.5 or better. The local honorees are: Kendra Gross, ...

Lynden High School announced its first-semester honor students for school year 2015-16:

Principal’s Honor Roll   Seniors ­— Catyler Alex, Olivia Bonsen, Jadyn Elias, Andrew Krause, Holly Lackey, Natalie Moyer, Mckenzie Oliver, Christina Stanfield, Lily Taylor, Ana Elena Uribe.   Juniors ...