Clearwater News

CHRISTMAS SPIRIT. Former Clearview PTSA President Debbie Erickson had her Santa hat on as she enjoyed the music at the school annual holiday concert at the school last Tuesday afternoon.

Clearview 'Sing' started the holiday break

Clearview Elementary School students and staff headed for the gymnasium last Tuesday afternoon for the traditional “School Sing” program of Holiday music that signals the start of the Christmas b

THREE-DIMENSIONAL. Clearview sixth-grader Lizzy Anderstedt is shown with her "Orchid Mantis", a three-dimensional artwork she created in class last year. Art teacher Kathy Gerdts-Senger said her student "may be the most talented child I've ever worked with in more than 40 years of teaching art." (Submitted photo.)

Young artist blooms at Clearview

The dictionary defines the term “prodigy” as follows:  “A person, especially a child or young person, having extraordinary talent or ability.”  That word jumps to mind after viewing some of the p

SANTA AND HIS HELPERS prepared to give out toys to 111 families at the Food Shelf Monday. The toys were all donated by one local merchant. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

111 families in area enjoy Christmas dinner

More than 100 families in the Clearwater and Clear Lake area had a Merry Christmas thanks to the generosity of people and businesses in their community and the help of lots of dedicated volunteer



MAX LOFGREN, getting fitted for a bike helmet by Scott Barta, told his mom Alisha the Bike Rodeo was “...the best place in the whole world.”

LIBERTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL THIRD GRADERS made the audience shiver and shudder Tuesday night with Squirm!, their musical about creepy crawlie creatures. The production had lots of choreography with the singing as well as speaking roles and percussionists. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).