LMS Atomic Narwhals shine with research project

LaBelle’s youngest FIRST Lego League (FLL) team earned a “Golden Ticket” during the January 12 Qualifying Tournament at Cypress Lake Middle School. FIRST stands for For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology. They call themselves the Atomic Narwhals and are quick to point out that their favorite FLL Core Value is to have fun! […]

LaBelle Heritage Museum donates money to help history fair projects

Joe Thomas, President of the LaBelle Heritage Museum (left) and Pat Johnson Vice-President of the Museum (right) donate $500 to Joel Reinking, LaBelle Middle School’s (LMS) History Teacher and History Fair Coordinator. Students at LMS are participating in Florida History Day which is sponsored by the Museum of Florida History. Florida History Day (FHD) is […]

Students at Upthegrove Elementary School go caroling

The Upthegrove Elementary Carolers were rained out of their performance at the Hendry County Courthouse so it was moved to the art and music room at the school. Bottom: Hendry County Supervisor of Elections, Brenda Hoots attended the event and provided all the singers with cookies and juice. Helping Brenda Hoots set up the table […]

West Glades School Citizens of the Month for November

KG-2nd Grade: Rhys Roof, Kimberly Trejo, Macy Corbitt, Andrew Reinking, Andrea Madrid, Adrian Perez, John Dupree, Parker Dillman, Sophia Mora, Brianna Salazar, Israel DeSantiago and Colt Meyer. 3rd-5th Grade: Makayla Obenauer-Salazar, Evan Romero, Ayslin Trejo, Marco Villafuerte, Elliot Cruz, Teagan Dobson and Oscar Hernandez. 6th-8th Grade: Bella Alexander, Jack Dillman, Jovan Cuacua, Hanna Yohnke, Enrique […]

Upthegrove Citizens of the Month for November

Pre-K-2nd grades students Front: Sophia Salinas and Penelope Hernandez. Second Row: Aliyah Vela, Leia Rangel, Kadyn Pack and Aurora Urias. Third Row: Alexander Mejia, Angie Prado, Alex Avier, Yahairi Garcia Santamaria, Aileya Venecia and Royce Rodriguez. Back Row: Guadalupe Arrieta, Javier Ayala-Tamayo, Isabella Luna and Mason Wise.   3rd – 5th grade students Front: Jorge […]

LaBelle High School’s Student of the Month and Student Athlete for November

Student – Athlete of the Month: Maynard Blackmon and Jenna McClain.   Student of the Month: Michael Stanforth and Kyleigh Stitt.

Students of the Month for October at LaBelle Elementary School

From left to right. First Row: Ethan Moore, Giovanni Cordovano, and Lucas Korvich. Second Row: Savannah Villa, Angel Gomez, Brandon Escobedo, Miguel Rodriguez. Third Row: Caleb Rodriguez, Sophia Alvarez, Avelardo Martinez, Barrett Wingate, Adanely Enriquez. Fourth Row: Abrianna Carreon, Marisol Lopez, Axel Moreno, Carlos Rivera, and Rachel Moore. From left to right. Front Row: Jonathan […]

Michael Martinez represents West Point in LaBelle

Michael Martinez, graduated from LaBelle High school in 2015 and is currently a Senior Cadet at the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY. Normally cadets are released to go home to their families the day before Thanksgiving day but there is an option for cadets to increase their total leave time by participating […]

LaBelle High School’s Student and Athlete of the Month for October

Submitted photo/Laura Lofton The Students of the Month are Ariel Brunetto and Meliton Loredo-Marquez. Submitted photo/Laura Lofton Student Athlete of the Month are Maddie Lofton and Agustin Perez.

Upthegrove Students of the Month for October

Front – Grant Deerey and Krece Wiggins. 2nd Row – Adabel Lopez, Tanajia Merancin, Elena Beltran, Nicole Ruiz-Mendoza and Aubrey Howard. 3rd Row – Zoey Cruz, Emanuel Garcia, Jane Peck, Jeff Paniagua and Sritanvi Penmatsa. Back – Dwayne Barragan, Kymberlee Golemme, Jack Cruz and Robert Howard.   Front – Yaresli Aguirre, Daniel Perez and Clara […]