First Graders Learn About Meteorology

EUGENE, Ore. — Meteorology may be a complex science, but even first graders can start to understand some of the physics involved. The students at Willagillespie Elementary are learning about weather this week, so KEZI Meteorologist Melissa Frey stopped by to show them what it’s like to be a meteorologist first hand. The first graders … Continue reading »

EWEB Rents Parking Lot for Schools

EUGENE, Ore. — EWEB is helping local schools raise money during Oregon Duck games, and Saturday you can help them out too. For $10, game-goers can use the parking lot at EWEB’s headquarters. Money raised goes to Willagillespie Elementary School this week. EWEB says it wants to help schools get funding for needed programs. “We … Continue reading »

Willagillespie School Being Remodeled

EUGENE, Ore. — Willagillespie Elementary School is undergoing a $1 million face lift. The remodel project is funded by a $70 million bond measure for school building repairs that passed in May 2011. The original wing of the school is being remodeled. The building was built in 1925. During that initial construction, one of the … Continue reading »