Angel Carpenter

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McCarty wins GOLD in Pony Express Race

- Dayville's Jack McCarty races from The Dalles to Canyon City for a 'golden prize' in 1922.

Tureman Inducted to Rodeo Hall of Fame in 1979

- Grant County's Sonny Tureman was inducted into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame in 1979.

PC netters win at home

- Prairie City defeats Grant Union junior varsity at home and wins consolation bracket at Baker Tournament.

Tigers take loss at Pine Eagle

- Dayville/Monument Tigers football team loses to Spartans on the road – plan for homecoming this week.

Saddle bronc event highlights ranching traditions

- Saddle bronc riding event ropes in local participants for a fun evening.

GU hammers out first season win

- Grant Union gains their first win of the football season at Three Flags Field.

Capes fly in Hilton Half

- Caped "superhereos" join the fun of the Hilton Half.

PICK UP a little litter

- Grant County roadsides get "spic-n-span" with help from a local volunteer and community service crews.

A reading fair with flair

- A Humbolt reading fair project sparks young imaginiations.

Inspirational stories part of free barbecue event

- The community is invited to a free Recovery Month barbecue which will feature inspirational stories of recovery.

LC/UK soccer team falls to Dayton

- The Mountaineer/Cougars face Umatilla on the road Friday, Sept. 26.

Propane blast destroys Mt. Vernon Motel

- Residential motel in Mt. Vernon is destroyed by fire, and seven renters lose their homes.

Exchanging thoughts to serve students

- Grant School District No. 3 will soon launch an online "ThoughtExchange" allowing the public to share ideas with each other.

XC teams make tracks at Catherine Creek

- Grant County cross country runners take on Catherine Creek Scamper.

Panthers lose hard-fought game at Spartan field

- Prairie City shows strength in first game of the season at the Pine Eagle field.

Tigers rush to victory at Arlington field

- Tigers take down Honkers in football on the road.

Lady Panthers focus on ‘killer instincts’

- In Prairie City volleyball action, the Panthers win in Pine Eagle and take a win and a loss at the Crane Tournament.

Lady Pros sweep first league game

- Grant Union sweeps Elgin in first league game of the season.

GC league foes face off in Monument

- Two Grant County teams face off for volleyball in Monument.

GU football takes fresh start

- Grant Union makes a fresh start for their 2014 football season.

Mustangs overpower Pros in Heppner

- Grant Union fights but suffers defeat at Heppner field.

Brothers Run participants aid good causes

- Brother Run participants take heart in fun event.

GU digs in for third at Heppner Tourney

- Grant Union nets third at Heppner Volleyball Tournament.

Home tourney leaves Panthers pumped up for season

- Lady Panthers host volleyball tournament, finishing strong last Saturday.

Final Playdays rodeo is colored pink

- Rodeo youth participate in their final Playdays Rodeo of the season.

Tigers roar into new season

- Ready to roar, the Dayville/Monument Tigers start their season on Friday.

Prospector hosts take second at tourney

- The Grant Union Tournament brings 12 teams to competition, including Prairie City and Dayville/Monument volleyball teams.

GU volleyball team preps for battle tests

- Grant Union volleyball coach said the team is poised for a return to state, but will face tough opponents in a new league.

GU takes on Crane in first volleyball match

- Grant Union gets feet wet with first-game win over Crane in volleyball action.

Charity scramble rounds up funds for hospital equipment

- The annual Blue Mountain Hospital Fundraiser Golf Scramble draws 73.

Lace up for Brothers Run

- Brothers Run 5K walk and run honors memory and supports MDA and youth.

Grant County gridders start season next week

- Grant County football is on the way – here's the schedule for the first games.

Coach eyes Lady Panther’s potential for success

- Prairie City Lady Panthers will light up the volleyball court with four seniors – 17 teammates in all.

Stewart Scholarship can help ‘change lives’

- Stewart Scholarship recipients receive help with their higher education goals.

Outpouring of support shown for Mt. Vernon Mayor Sue Horn

- Well-wishers show support at benefit dinner and auction.

Triathlon supports hunger causes

- Triathlon for Hunger draws 37 participants, supporting local and worldwide hunger programs.

Cyclists visit Grant County area

- Bicyclists will stay in John Day three nights while touring Grant County.

NPRA Rodeo draws young and old

- NPRA Rodeo ropes in a crowd, and includes some local competitors.

Fruits of pie-making labor yields prizes

- Four pie makers compete at the Grant County Fair.

‘Gold Pans & Cattle Brands’ brings out best in Grant County

- Fair Parade brings out "Gold Pan & Cattle Brands" for a colorful display.

A pageant for princesses

- Seven young princesses enjoy Grant County Pagent.

Talented contestants entertain fair crowd

- Talents showcased at Fair's main stage.

Endurance riding: ‘It’s all about the horse’

- Seneca Stampede draws 56 riders to Bear Valley.

Shriners game leaves lasting impression

- Grant Union football players take away memories from East West Shrine game experience.

Sea Dragons swim with heart

- Small but mighty team performs well at East Cascade District Swim Meet.

Summer lessons a splash

- Students study books and learn to swim.

Let’s go rodeo

- Fun rodeo times await at the Grant County Fair.

How to BEE a spelling champ

- Young speller will travel to the Oregon State Spelling Championship later this month.