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...

Carroll College Receives Grant To Start Summer Camp

HELENA- Carroll College receives a 355,000 grant to create a new summer camp for 10th and 11th graders. In this week's Class Act, we hear from the Director of the Theology Department about how the...

Eastgate Elementary students hosts 2nd Annual Eastgate Art Walk

(HELENA) From Matisse to Davinci kindergarten and first grade students at Eastgate Elementary school have spent weeks learning about great art and the artists who made it. The art these kids are making is...

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...

Helena High students create art by welding

(HELENA) Art comes in all shapes and sizes, and in all materials. For 120 students at Helena High, those materials are welding rods and steel. The Helena High welding shop is a busy place, with students...

Class Act: Future grads walk the halls of former schools

HELENA - High school seniors are down to their final days before graduation. Before they walk across the stage to accept their diploma, some took a walk through the halls of their former schools. The high...

Class Act: Revamped Shodair Children’s Hospital garden aims to help heal

HELENA- Shodair Children's Hospital is hoping to tap the healing power of nature to help the children they treat. A newly renovated garden features different foods like squash, grapes and flowering plants like sunflowers. The...

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: CHS gets a bike unit for freshman P.E.

HELENA - Years of hard work have finally paid off for one Capital High School P.E. teacher. Reginald Hageman, CHS P.E. teacher has been helping his students get a handle on two-wheeled fun. For five years...

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...

Middle Schoolers Wrapping Presents for Toys for Tots

https://youtu.be/6DHvOE6v2Gk MTN News-A few 5th grader and 6th graders from Helena Christian School took some time out of their studies this week to help wrap presents for needy families. "It just makes me feel really happy...

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: 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...

Helena High Welding Club is Paying it Forward

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0s9Af8ip-aE&feature=youtu.be MTN News-The Helena High School American Welding Society is asking for donated cell phones and old holiday cards to recycle. "The cards helps those kids that are neglected at St. Judes Ranch.  It helps them...

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: Elementary students build a better community

HELENA - Elementary school students in fourth and fifth grade participating in the PEAK Program in Helena came together the week of Jan. 9, to build a better community. These students have partnered with different organizations...

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...

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...

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: Helena students experience the story of Charlie Russell through the eyes of...

(HELENA) History came alive on Wednesday morning for students at the Mackay Gallery of C.M Russell Art. Mary Jane Bradbury is a reenactor who tells the story of Charlie Russell through the eyes of his wife Nancy. Bradbury says...

Carroll College students apply classroom material to what could happen in next week’s election

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Carroll College students are applying what they've learned in the classroom to what could happen in the general election next week. Students said that it surprises the two...

Class Act: Original Tour Train gets a face lift preserving part of Helena history

HELENA - A group of Helena High School welding students worked on a rusty and worn iconic Helena archive to make it new again helping preserve a portion of Helena’s history. After working for three...

Montana names 2017 “Teacher of the Year”

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) The Montana Professional Teaching Foundation named Kelly Elder the state's top educator. He is a social studies teacher at C.R. Anderson Middle School. Elder was one of three...

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: State Champion Robotics Team needs Community’s Help

https://youtu.be/c_4luVP6jyc   (MTN News-HELENA) Operating robots can challenge most people, but designing and building one can be event more difficult. In this week's Class Act, MTN's Mikenzie Frost met some Helena students who do not have...