Class Act

College Basketball Team Volunteers As Big Sisters

https://youtu.be/f9MujkqCmqg Volunteering in the community can be a rewarding experience, especially when you are mentoring children. “Every single Monday, all year” That's how often one member of the Big Brothers Big Sisters program in Helena gets to...

Preliminary FIRST Lego Robotics competition

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xT_sBJK6zZo&feature=youtu.be   MTN News-The house was packed at Exploration Works as six LEGO robotics teams from the Helena area competed in the preliminary first competition Tuesday night. Each team went three times and had 2 1/2 minutes...

Fundraiser for scholarship in Blake Becker’s honor scheduled for Saturday

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) On Saturday there will be a scholarship fundraiser honoring 19-year-old Blake Becker. Becker, a motocross professional, died in a bike accident at Canyon Ferry Lake this summer Blake worked at...

Class Act: YMCA’s Middle School Mayhem

HELENA- Helena students were invited to the YMCA today to cut loose with Middle School Mayhem. Middle School Mayhem offers free use of the YMCA pool and gym for any middle school student with a...

Class Act: Hunthausen Activity Center finally opens at Carroll

HELENA – After more than a year of construction, Carroll College Saints finally have their new Hunthausen Activity Center, a new athletic facility on campus. The activity center opened on Monday and already was flooded...

Class Act: Helena principal receives national award

HELENA - A Helena principal is receiving national recognition. Susan Sweeney, Broadwater Elementary School's principal, received the National Distinguished Principal Award. The award is for North American elementary and middle school principals or administrators who help foster...

Class Act: East Helena celebrates Red Ribbon Week

EAST HELENA- Neighborhoods in East Helena were packed with students wearing red, and waving red ribbons, all part of red ribbon week. The message was all about being drug and alcohol abuse free. Red Ribbon Week...

Helena High science teacher shares his passion of science, engineering, and math to students

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) A Helena science teacher is sharing his love of science, technology engineering, and math. Earth science teacher, Tyler Hollow has been teaching for 13 years at Helena High School. The...

Class Act: Premiere Dance Company vists Shodair Children’s Hospital

(MTN News-HELENA) Kids at Shodair Children's Hospital in Helena were treated to quite the historical performance on Wednesday morning. Dozens of girls with the Premiere Dance Company performed, “Dancing through the Decades,” combining history and...

Helena Middle School: Cooking up student achievement

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Creating a bond with students can be challenging sometimes. But Capital City area teacher Jesika Fisher found a way to make students want to come to school...

Student Works to Help Dogs Find Forever Homes

https://youtu.be/bhlGnWNsOSw "A happy dog gets out faster." Carroll College anthrozoology senior Kat Martineau is out playing with a group of dogs at the Lewis and Clark Humane Society. And when Martineau started interning a year ago at...

Class Act: Indian Education conference unites ‘next generation of leaders’

HELENA – On Wednesday, 250 students and chaperones attended the Indian Education Youth Leadership Conference in Helena. The conference was hosted by Capital High, Helena High and PAL Native Student Leadership Groups in collaboration with...

Class Act: The Fabulous Firsts

HELENA - Starting Thursday, more than 600 of Helena's first graders will start the new school year off with a brand new book as part of an annual reading program. The Fabulous Firsts event put...

Class ACT: Dancer Maddy

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2d2wuk44CA&feature=youtu.be (MTN News-HELENA)  Participating in sports outside of school can be challenging with a large time commitment.  In this week's Class Act, MTN's Mikenzie Frost brings us a story of a dancer who says all...

High school carpentry students show off their work

(MTN News-HELENA) On Wednesday afternoon, members of the Capital High School and Helena High School Carpentry classes invited the public to see their latest project. An open house for a home they built themselves. It’s a...

Helena High School football team will be trained in hands-only CPR

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Helena High School football players will be trained in hands-only CPR after Reach air, an air medical transport service, gave the American Heart Association a $10,000 grant to...

Class Act: Wear Orange Wednesday works to end childhood hunger

HELENA - Faculty and students from numerous schools in the Helena Valley wore orange to spread awareness of child hunger on Wednesday. The Montana No Kid Hungry program cites that one in five kids in...

What to expect at the Annual Carnival Classic

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) School is in full swing and students are learning every day throughout the state, but this weekend, the community is coming together to celebrate the start of...

Helena Brothers Head To Ski Nationals

(MTN News-Helena) Two Helena brothers are headed to the USA Snowboard and Freeski Association Nationals in Colorado next month. The young skiers have been working towards this their entire life. "Well my mom skied pregnant so...

Class Act: Hunter’s Education

HELENA - The next generation of hunters gathered at East Valley Middle School this week to begin their hunter's education course. Put on by Fish, Wildlife and Parks, the program is open to anyone 10...

Class Act: student council elementary students give back to the community

HELENA - Four Georgians Elementary School added a student council to its school this past fall, giving kids the chance to learn more about some aspects of the government process. Four officers and nine class...

Class Act: Vote for Miracles

HELENA - #GivingTuesday may be over, but this holiday season there are other opportunities to give. Vote For Miracles is a giveaway designed to help Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals around the country. America's credit unions collectively...

Capital High students collect food in “Hunger Games” competition

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); Students at Capital High School in Helena are collecting food for students in and families in need. "It really warms your heart, especially during the holiday season, where all...

Class Act: Carroll’s anthrozoology program studies stress levels in shelter dogs

HELENA - Research shows that shelter dogs fostered even just for an evening can reduce the level of stress in the animals.  The Carroll College anthrozoology program continued that research thanks to a recent...

Update on Helena Boy who Creates a Holiday Light Show

https://youtu.be/QR7TpuLciks (MTN News-HELENA)  Do you remember the Helena boy who creates a musical light show every holiday season asking only for donations for God's love? It looks like Thomas Reguin raised more money than he...