Those individuals wishing to file as candidate for the Ballard R-II Board of Education for the April 3, 2018, election must file a declaration of candidacy in the office of the Superintendent. Two(2) directors will be elected for three(3) year terms. Any person who files as a candidate for public office shall be disqualified from participation in the election for which the candidate has filed if such person . . .
We are now well into a new school year. With the new school year brings a sport’s season. Here at Ballard we encourage everyone to be part of the extra-curricular activities. When your child decides to participate in athletics remember that athletics are learning experiences for them. Praise the student/athlete in their attempt to improve themselves as students, as athletes, and as . . .
The Ballard A Team finished first in their District and is going to participate in the FFA State Trap shoot in April. There were two shooters from the A Team that placed in the top ten. Caleb Morris placed 8th and Merritt Roach placed 10th. The boys will be participating in more shoots in the upcoming spring. The teams appreciated all the support that they received during the season. First row . . .
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TodayShowers likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 50. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
TonightMostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
MondayMostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.