Twin Bridges’ senior Allie Dale scored 20 points Friday night vs Whitehall and 21 points Saturday versus West Yellowstone “Which puts her in the elite 1,000 point club for her career,” said coach Hannah Konen. PHOTO COURTESY STEVE JANZEN
The Frontier Event Center in Dillon hosted Bicentennial, Inc. for their Senior Banquet. A traditional turkey dinner with all the fixings was set atop white linens to honor seniors of Dillon and the Ruby Valley. Approximately one-hundred and ninety people were in attendance.
Twin Bridges Public Library has placed a "Little Free Library" in Jessen Park rest stop and Bike Camp. The TBPL Board members constructed the library with the help of Kenny Huss. The colorful and artistic painting was done by Super Stars 4H group and siblings.
Robotics took two awards away, so of the seven that competed in what can be considered a pre-Divisional speech, drama, and debate meet with 17 B/C schools and 2 A schools represented well. Falcons competing: Speech: Ellen Humbert took 4th in Dramatic Oral Interpretation.
Twin Bridges Town Council’s (TBTC) was delayed a week but came back having passed a potentially significant ordinance for the community. Ordinance 2022-02 Short Term Residential Rentals within the city limits of the town of Twin Bridges.
Two Twin Bridges teachers – Karen Degel and Jenifer Elser - recently traveled to Orlando, Florida to present at the Project Lead the Way National Conference.
The Falcons played a strong tournament last weekend in Manhattan Christian. The team beat Drummond, Superior and close cross-county competitors, Ennis on the path to second place. Only the first place team, Manhattan Christian, was able to knock out wins against the Lady Falcons.
On Wednesday, August 24 at 16:44, the Madison County Communications Centers received a report of possible unexploded ordnance near mile marker 23 on MT Highway 41 south of Twin Bridges. The original call described three pieces of what the reporting party believed to be dynamite.
The Twin Bridges Falcons had a great Divisional Track meet over the weekend in Frenchtown. The girls team placed 3rd overall. Results from athletic.net are below:
Chase Fitzpatrick: 100 m, 11.68, 3rd
200 m, 23.55 PR, 3rd
Javelin, 140’ 1”, 5th
Long jump, 19’ 2.25”, 7th
In celebration of financial literacy month, Jody Sandru’s high school personal finance class teamed up with our 3rd graders to teach the importance of budgeting and saving/investing. We also welcomed Steve Collinge from Opportunity Bank who presented a budget exercise with tootsie rolls. Students then invested and bartered for goods.