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Here comes the Fourth!
Here comes the Fourth!
The Fourth of July marches into Grant County this weekend with a variety of events and activities on tap in three communities.
Carter awarded scholarship
Carter awarded scholarship
Jerry Carter has been awarded the 2015 Seneca Logger Memorial Scholarship.
Local talent displayed ‘al fresco’
Local talent displayed ‘al fresco’
Outdoor art show adds color in downtown John Day.
Seniors put pressure on CPR dummies
Seniors put pressure on CPR dummies

JOHN DAY – Lifesaving was on the menu at the John Day Senior Center last month.

A crowd of seniors turned up 30 minutes early for the June 18 lunch to learn an easy technique for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and also get basic training...

Eagle on vacation
Eagle on vacation

Grant County seniors
Grant County senior correspondents report on activities in John Day, Prairie City and Monument.
What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for upcoming events in Grant County.
Braeden Michael Webb
Braeden Michael Webb

James Robert and Haylea Danielle Webb of Mt. Vernon announce the birth of their son, Braeden Michael Webb, at 11 a.m. on June 22, at Blue Mountain Hospital in John Day. He weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Grandparents are...

Honor Roll – Prairie City

Honor roll

Seniors

Michel Hitz

Amy Black

Lindsey Stewart

Triston Emmel

Juniors

Amaya Zweygardt

Garrett Hitz

Teri Cobb

Marlayna Woodbury

Freshmen

Brianna Zweygardt

Dorran...

Sun shines on Cruise-In
Sun shines on Cruise-In
A shiny show at the Elks Lodge draws fans of classic vehicles.
Students of the Month
May – Grant Union Junior-Senior High School
Students of the Month May – Grant Union Junior-Senior High School
Here are the Grant Union Junior-Senior High School students of the month for May.
Sixth-graders go back in time for luncheon
Sixth-graders go back in time for luncheon
Humbolt Elementary sixth-graders dress up for a special luncheon, back in time.
What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for upcoming events in Grant County.
Student art
Student art

Dispatchers receive awards
Dispatchers receive awards

JOHN DAY – Two dispatchers at the John Day Police Department have received certificates from the State of Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training.

Shiela Kowing, who has been with the department for 10 years, earned an...

Eagle on vacation
Eagle on vacation

Grant County seniors
Senior correspondents report on activities in Monument, John Day and Prairie City.
Celebrating 102!
Celebrating 102!

Dash to Dayville!
The second annual Dayville Dash 5K Run/Walk is coming up Sunday, July 5.
Springing into market season
Springing into market season

Honor Roll – Prairie City

Honor roll

Seniors

Amy Black

Michel Hitz

Lindsey Stewart

Juniors

Amaya Zweygardt

Garrett Hitz

Teri Cobb

Freshmen

Brianna Zweygardt

Dorran Wilson

Grade 7

Shaelynn...

CASA has a new director
CASA has a new director
Tracey Blood is the new executive director at Grant-Harney County CASA.
Youth visit Oregon Senate
Youth visit Oregon Senate

Births
Births

Owen Josef Armstrong

Mary and Brad Armstrong of John Day announce the birth of a son, Owen Josef Armstrong, at 8:45 p.m. May 15 at Blue Mountain Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20-3/4 inches at birth.

Grandparents are Bob...

LC church offers VBS

LONG CREEK – “Parables of Jesus” is the theme of the vacation Bible school offered by the Long Creek Seventh-day Adventist Church.

The program will be from 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon Monday through Friday, June 29-July 3. It is...

Let’s have fun!
Let’s have fun!
Who's ready for fun? The eighth Family Fun Day is coming up Saturday, June 20, in John Day.
Grant County seniors
Grant County senior correspondents report on activities in John Day, Monument and Prairie City.
Elks award scholarships
Elks award scholarships
The John Day Elks Lodge has awarded scholarships to two local graduates
Tanner John Dunn
Tanner John Dunn

John Dunn and Sarah Ake of John Day announce the birth of their son, Tanner John Dunn, at 11:19 a.m. May 27 at Blue Mountain Hospital in John Day. He was 19 inches long and weighed 7 pounds.

He joins brothers, Taylor Thomas, 7-1/2, and Connor...

Youth arts camp signups begin
The Grant County Youth Arts Program will offer a summer camp from July 6-17.

Celebrations

Braeden Michael Webb

James Robert and Haylea Danielle Webb of Mt. Vernon announce the birth of their son, Braeden Michael Webb, at 11 a.m. on June 22, at Blue Mountain...

Celebrating 102!

Tanner John Dunn

People

Carter awarded scholarship
Jerry Carter has been awarded the 2015 Seneca Logger Memorial Scholarship.
Eagle on vacation

Honor Roll – Prairie City
Students of the Month May – Grant Union Junior-Senior High School
Sixth-graders go back in time for luncheon

What's Happening

No ladies gatherings until Sept.

JOHN DAY – There will be no Second Saturday Gathering held during July and August.

The monthly women’s meetings will resume in...

Meet the grand marshals!

Among all the colorful parade entries, three sets of grand marshals – in Prairie City, Monument and Dayville – will be riding and...

Autism workshop on tap
Here comes the Fourth!
What’s Happening

Senior News

Grant County seniors
Grant County senior correspondents report on activities in John Day, Prairie City and Monument.
Grant County seniors
Senior correspondents report on activities in Monument, John Day and Prairie City.
Grant County seniors

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