Angel Carpenter

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Grant Union hosts Baker today at Malone Field

- The Grant Union Prospectors will host Burns at noon today at Malone Field.

Prospectors plan for games this week

- With an eye on the weather, the Grant Union baseball team may play ball Thursday.

GU ball team pushes forward

- The Grant Union baseball team is optimistic as state playoffs are in their future.

PC athletes focus on maximizing success

- Prairie City track and field athletes seek success as district meets approach.

Lady Pros earn trip to district playoffs

- The Grant Union/Dayville/Prairie City Lady Prospectors head to district playoffs this week.

Dustin Elliott hosts online show about ‘all things rodeo’

- Former John Day resident Dustin Elliott shares rodeo tips through a new online talk show.

4-man GU golf team ends season

- Grant Union's golf team falls just short of a trip to state – two players achieve personal records for the year.

Five GU athletes vault to state

- Grant Union sends off five track and field athletes to Hayward Field.

1A track teams send athletes to state championships

- Monument and Prairie City track teams will send athletes to state championships.

New school-based health center opens

- A new health center for all Grant County school-aged kids opens in John Day.

GU band finishes fifth at state

- Grant Union's band finished in fifth place at the OSAA State Band/Orchestra Championships.

Sharpshooters combine for basketball showdown

- Law enforcement teams up with Special Olympians for basketball showdown.

Athletes succeed at High Desert League Meet

- Prairie City and Dayville teams compete at High Desert League Meet – Garrett Hitz finishes first in all his events.

Three track teams compete at Baker Invite

- Three Grant County teams compete at Baker Invitational with athletes setting season records.

GU Lady Pros wind up for district tournament

- The Lady Prospectors battle the Pirate,s taking win and loss.

McConnell pitches 3-0 no-hitter

- Grant Union sweeps Union/Cove at Malone Field.

GU track team aims for personal best

- Grant Union's track and field team ready for a strong finish to the season.

Lady Pros defeat Knights, fall to Vikings

- Lady Pros beat Irrigon and take a fall to Vale, as they look toward final league games.

Athletes stay on track at GU Invite

- Track and field athletes from fifteen schools compete at the May 1 Grant Union Invitational.

Grant Union Pros put ball away in Joseph

- The Prospector baseball team goes on win streak, and is ready for more.

GU golfers head for district meet

- Grant Union preps for District Golf Meet.

GU students test scientific process

- Biology students gain experience at Grant Union science fair.

Student designs on countdown for spaceflight

- Two local students win competition that will launch art into space.

Figaro’s doles out dough

- Two local teachers receive H.E.L.P. grants from Figaro's Pizza.

Team spirit: Lady Pros’ chemistry is in the zone

- The Lady Prospectors team is in the mix this season, playing to their strengths.

Pros hope to shake off losses

- The Grant Union Prospectors look forward to league play on Friday.

Lady Pros crack down in Umatilla

- The Lady Prospectors take decisive wins in Umatilla, and honor seniors this Friday.

Garrett Hitz vaults to school record

- Local track teams take on Pepsi Invitational in Union.

Super sought for PC School

- Prairie City School District holds a board meeting to start search for Ryan Gerry's replacement.

New queen to reign

- A queen will reign at this year's Grant County Fair and Rodeo.

Grant County track teams compete at Ranchers Invite

- Grant County track teams stay busy on the road.

Lady Pros top Cougars in Game Two

- Grant Union splits wins with Echo/Stanfield, making strong comeback in Game Two.

Archers get set for 3-D target shooting

- An Archery Predator Shoot is scheduled for May 2 at the Bear Creek Shooting Range.

GU golf team has 2nd-place finish at home

- Grant Union hosts four teams at John Day Golf Club for invitational.

School board votes on new GU principal

- Ryan Gerry is voted in as Grant Union's new principal.

Burning and learning

- A house goes up in smoke as firefighters train.

Tracks teams put best foot forward

- Grant County tracks teams check in for chilly local meet.

School board to discuss hiring new GU principal


CANYON CITY – The consent agenda for this month’s Grant School District No. 3 school board meeting includes an item to recommend hiring a new Grant Union Junior-Senior High School principal.

The meeti...

Watt lights up off-road paths

- Kilowatt Lighting offers 'illuminating' experience for owners of off-road vehicles.

Lady Pros split wins at home

- Grant Union girls softball team takes a win and loss to Enterprise at Friday's Seventh Street doubleheader.

GU gains confidence with each swing

- The Grant Union golf team is small in numbers, but big on experience.

GU golfers compete in Pendleton

- Grant Union golfers start their season.

GU girls place 3rd at track invite

- Three Grant County track and field teams leapt into action at the April 4 Don Walker Invitational.

Track Committee aims to raise $7,000

- Track Restoration Committee hopes to raise the remaining funds through an email fundraising campaign.

Knowles gains Hall of Fame status

- Trevor Knowles of Mt. Vernon will be inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame.

Lady Pros split wins at home, on road

- Grant Union splits wins with Elgin/Imbler at home last Friday.

Pros 10-run Dawgs for sweep

- The Grant Union Prospectors sweep the Culver Bulldogs at Malone Field.

Lifting for success

- Weights and conditioning class at Grant Union builds confidence and strength.

GU golfer prepares for Down Under competition

- Nathan Gehley is chosen for Down Under Sports golfing event.

Athletes make tracks, on the road

- Track teams travel for first outing of the season.