For your Valentine!

Sherry’s Cakes and Bouquets will be open for the Valentine holiday. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 through the 14th. Call or stop by 12997 Lower Ford Creek Rd and find something perfect for your Valentine! Delivery is available. Shop phone number is (208)435-4793.

Lifeguards Needed!

The Pierce Pool is looking for two more people, male or female, to certify as lifeguards for our upcoming season. You must be 15 years of age or older by the time the training course takes place at Asotin Family Aquatic Center at the end of March during Spring Break, Monday- Wednesday 25-27 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. (carpooling or ride sharing can be arranged). Be able to complete the online portion of the class for First Aid training prior to the training at the Aquatic Center. (The Pool will pay for your certification.)

You will need to be available during our two week swim lessons which will be held the last 2 weeks of June in the mornings. Monday-Friday. Tuesdays and Thursdays for our 1:00-4:00pm shift on our bus days from Orofino (busy days) and some split shifts with night swims Tuesday-Thursday 6 – 8 p.m.

Other than the two week swim lesson period, scheduling requests can be made and we can work around days off. Please call the Pierce Community Center for more information (208)464-2443.

Movie Night

Pierce GEM Team will be hosting a Community Movie Night on Friday, Feb. 22, at the Pierce Community Center! They will be showing the movie CARS, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The movie will begin at 7. Admission is free, and everyone is welcome. Concessions will be on sale, and all proceeds go toward more Gem events. We hope to see everyone there!

We also have a challenge for the kids! Create your own car! Take a cardboard box and make it your own car. Shape it or just decorate it, we want to see your creations! There will be one winner who gets free popcorn and a goodie.

Then you can watch the movie in your own car. Just like a good old drive-in movie with the big screen and all. Judging for the car creations will be around 6:30 p.m, so be early with your car!

Idaho Youth ChalleNGe Academy (IDYCA)

The Academy will be holding their 2019-1 Family Day on Saturday, March 2, at 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. This is like a big tailgating event at the Academy and families will get to bring their Cadets favorite foods and goodies to share and see their Cadets for the first time since they were dropped off! The changes they see in their kids will surprise and comfort them.

Loggers Safety Class Will be held Wednesday, March 13 at the Pierce Community Center.

Mining District Meeting

Black Lead Mining District will hold a meeting on Sunday, March 17 starting at 1 p.m. at the Pierce Community Center. Please call Ron Hartig for more information at (208)464-2253.

Bald Mt Ski Hill

The Ski Hill has plenty of new snow and is open Saturdays and Sundays! Come hit the family friendly slopes and enjoy our little gem of a Ski Hill.

2019 RATES: 10 Day Pass Adult $ 134, Youth $ 98. 5 Day Pass Adult $ 80, Youth $ 72. 3 Day Pass Adult $51, Youth $ 45. Day Pass Adult $20, Youth $17. Half Day (1 - 4 pm) Adult $17, Youth $14. Rental Skis/Boots $15, Snowboard/Boots $20. Lessons $0 if pre-arranged with Ski Club.

For more information on Bald Mountain Ski Hill please watch their Facebook page at Bald Mountain Ski Area or call (208)464-2312 or (208)827-0845 and you may also send an email to

Pool League

Sunday, pool league scores were; Timber2 @ Elkhorn2, 8/8. Lucky2 @ Timber1, 11/5 Lucky2’s favor. Elkhorn1 @ Lucky1, 9/7 Elkhorn1’s favor. Good job teams!

Pool Tournaments

Results for last week were; Thursday Feb. 7, Bucky Jared 1st place, Kathy Wilson-Dill 2nd and Mike Crocker took 3rd place. It was our first night for the tournament being held there and it was great! Thank you Miss Lily and Mister Lily’s (Clay) for letting us do our tournaments at your new place! Friday 2/8, Troy Manz took 1st place, Mike Crocker 2nd and James Crocker 3rd. Good job guys! Saturday 2/9 results; James Crocker 1st place, Mike Crocker 2nd and Carlyle Cahala 3rd. It sounded like they had a good time!

Pioneer Medical Clinic February Schedule

John Beeh: Mondays, 2/18 and 2/25.

Jake Foster: Wednesdays 2/13 and 2/20.

Dr. Clayton Bunt: Wednesday, 2/27

Pierce Community Center and Pool News

We currently have AAU Basketball practice happening after school a few days a week.

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