02-06-2020 School news & calendars

HARTFORD HIGH SCHOOL… “Students of the Week” for Jan. 27-31, 2020 are: (from the left) 9th Grade – Lindsey Goodson, student of David & Lisa Goodson; 10th Grade – Breanna Truelove, student of Shannon & Stephanie Truelove; 11th Grade – Anthony Bouwkamp – student of Joseph Bouwkamp & Candice Martell; 12th Grade – Francisco Medrano Quiroz Jr., student of Francisco Medrano & Martha Quiroz. Congratulations to these students and keep up the great work!


Coloma Community Schools events

Friday, February 7 Daddy Daughter Dance for Pre K-5 students, Western Theme, 6:00-8:00 p.m.; Varsity Girls and Boys Basketball vs. Fennville, starting at 6:00 p.m. Saturday, February 8 Middle School Girls Basketball at St. Joe Fieldhouse, 9:00 a.m.; Varsity Wrestling at Lawton, 10:00 a.m.; Varsity Cheer at Portage Central High School, 10:00 a.m.; Mother Son Dance for Pre K-5 students, Western Theme, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Monday, February 10 Jr. High Study Hall Closed; Bowling vs. Constantine, 4:00 p.m.; Middle School Girls Basketball vs. Fennville, 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 11 JV/Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Benton Harbor, 5:30/7:00 p.m.; JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at Benton Harbor, 5:30/7:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 12 2-Hour Late Start; Count Day; Bowling at Burr Oak, 4:00 p.m.; Jr. High Valentines Dance, 5:00-7:00 p.m.; Varsity Wrestling Districts at South Haven, 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 13 Pre Festival Choir Concert, 7:00 p.m.; Middle School Girls Basketball at Fennville, 5:00 p.m.; Middle School Wrestling at Hartford, 5:00 p.m.; JV Girls/Boys Basketball vs. Saugatuck, 5:30/7:00 p.m.; Middle School and Varsity Competitive Cheer at Berrien Springs, 6:00 p.m.

COLOMA HIGH SCHOOL… January 2020 Students of the Month are (from the left): freshman – Kyle Burnett; sophomore – Christopher Eastman; junior – Ja’Vachey Hill; and senior – Lillian Arnold.


Watervliet Public Schools events

Thursday, February 6 Playgroup in South School Gym, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.; MS Wrestling at Galesburg-Augusta SAC meet, 5:00 p.m.; MS White Basketball vs. Benton Harbor, 5:00 & 6:00 p.m.; JV Girls & Boys Basketball at Gobles, 5:30 & 7:00 p.m.; Boys Freshman Basketball vs. Buchanan, 6:00 p.m. Friday, February 7 South School Spirit Day; Middle School Dance, MS Gym, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.; Varsity Girls & Boys Basketball at Gobles, 6:00 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday, February 8 TBA MS Girls Maroon Basketball at SJ Upton MS, Berrien County Tournament; Varsity Wrestling at Lawton – SAC Championship Tournament, 9:00 a.m. Monday, February 10 7th Grade Girls White Basketball vs. Paw Paw, 4:00 p.m.; 7th & 8th Girls Maroon Basketball vs. Saugatuck, 5:00 & 6:00 p.m.; Girls JV Basketball at Bangor, 5:00 PM Tuesday, February 11 Boys Freshman Basketball vs. Bridgman, 5:30 p.m.; Boys JV & Varsity Basketball at Buchanan, 6:00 & 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 12 Varsity Wrestling at Division 3 District Tournament, South Haven, 6:00 p.m.; W-A-Y Watervliet HS Commencement Ceremony, HS Auditorium, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, February 13 1/2 Day for Elementary Schools Only; Afternoon and Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences, Elementary Buildings; Parent/Teacher Conferences, MS & HS Buildings, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.; Freshman Boys Basketball vs. Hackett, 5:30 p.m.; 7th & 8th Grade Girls White Basketball at New Buffalo, 5:30 & 6:30 p.m. Friday, February 14 1/2 Day for All School Buildings; Midterm Progress Reports; Valentine’s Day Parties at North School Saturday, February 15 TBA MSVMA District and Solo Ensemble at Southwestern Michigan College; Varsity Wrestling at Individual District Tournament, 9:00 a.m.

Community Calendar


Thursday, Feb. 6, 6-8 p.m. “HARTFORD REC COUNCIL BASEBALL & SOFTBALL SIGNUP” at Hartford Redwood Elementary School Friday, Feb. 7, 5-6 p.m. “COMMUNITY SOUP & SALAD SUPPER” at North Berrien Senior Center, 6648 Ryno Rd., Coloma. Menu: soup, salad, bread, dessert & beverage. Cost: $5/adults; $3/children up to 12; free for children under three. Proceeds go the HOPE Resources. Saturday, Feb. 15, 4-6 p.m. “VALENTINE’S MOSTACCIOLI DINNER” hosted by Freshwater Community Church as Watervliet Fire Department. Free pasta dinner open to the public includes salad,