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Last Updated June 27, 2019

Big Bend Criminal Justice graduate Elizabeth Flores becomes Grant County Sheriff's Office's first bilingual Public Information Officer.

Big Bend Criminal Justice graduate Elizabeth Flores becomes Grant County Sheriff’s Office’s first bilingual Public Information Officer.

June 27, 2019 - No Comments

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD
EMRY DINMAN
EPHRATA — Ever since the Grant County Sheriff’s Office’s newly-minted Public Information Officer Elizabeth “Liz” Flores was a high schooler,

Photo of graduates at the 2019 graduation ceremony

Big Bend celebrates 493 graduates of the Class of 2019

June 18, 2019 - No Comments

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD
By Casey McCarthy
MOSES LAKE — Family, friends, faculty and students gathered at Lions Field on Friday to celebrate Big Bend Community

BBCC student athletes group photo

Special delivery: Big Bend student-athletes bring hundreds of new books to North Elementary students

May 24, 2019 - No Comments

By Joe Utter, iFiber One News
MOSES LAKE – Students at North Elementary in Moses Lake should have no excuse not to read over

Fifth graders watch solar cars race on a track

Solar Cars Take to the Track

May 24, 2019 - No Comments

By Cheryl Schweizer, Columbia Basin Herald
MOSES LAKE — Owning a race car is a tough gig.
“I got it working. Yes!” exulted the builder-owner.

Woman pours wine at annual Cellarbration for Education

Cellarbration for Education Draws Big Crowd

May 24, 2019 - No Comments

By Cheryl Schweizer, Columbia Basin Herald
MOSES LAKE — Laurie Odegaard kept checking on that petrified wood.
“I bid on a rock,” she said. “Petrified rock.”

Aviation students pose at a car wash

I will be a pilot: Big Bend Community College student, Dani Dunlap, sets her sight on a lofty goal

May 24, 2019 - No Comments

by Melea Johnson, VENUE Magazine
One year ago, on May 18, an energetic group of Big Bend Community College students was happily washing cars

students race solar cars on a track

Fifth-graders get hands on lesson in renewable energy at Energy Science Days

May 24, 2019 - No Comments

By Adam Cichoski, iFiber One News
MOSES LAKE- For the eleventh year now, fifth graders across Grant County were able to experience the wonders

Cellarbration! for Education Event Auctioneer Chuck Yarbro, Jr.

Cellarbration Banquet set for May 18

May 9, 2019 - No Comments

 By Cheryl Schweizer of the Columbia Basin Herald
MOSES LAKE — Tickets are on sale for the annual Cellarbration for Education fundraiser, sponsored by the

kids browse a table of comics during free comic book day

Big Bend celebrating Free Comic Book Day on Saturday

May 1, 2019 - No Comments

By Joe Utter
iFIBERONE NEWS
MOSES LAKE – Big Bend Community College is hosting Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, joining comic book shots and

construction of workforce education center

Construction on track for BBCC Workforce Education building

April 9, 2019 - No Comments

By Cheryl Schweizer, Columbia Basin Herald
MOSES LAKE — The new workforce education building on the Big Bend Community College campus could be open for