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Dayville potluck raises community hall funds
Dayville potluck raises community hall funds

Dayville’s “Pop” into Spring Community Potluck was held April 6 at the community hall.

The gathering, organized by city manager Ruthie Moore and other volunteers, had about 65 attending to raise funds for renovations to the...

Photos from five local Easter egg hunts
Photos from five local Easter egg hunts

Philly Trip leaves positive impression on Grant Union students
Philly Trip leaves positive impression on Grant Union students

After two years of grueling fundraising activities, 21 Grant Union seventh- and eighth-graders and 14 chaperones made their Philly Trip a reality.

The group visited Philadelphia, New York and Washington, D.C., March 24 through April 2, during...

In tune with art
In tune with art
Traveling artist and piano tuner splits time between Oregon and New Mexico.
Prairie City School Students of the Month
Prairie City School Students of the Month

Teacher Nate Barber nominated Tristan McMahan. He said McMahan is a great student in class.

“He is a quiet student, but he surprises you with how hard he works in athletics and in the classroom,” Barber said. “Tristan has a...

Two Monument students to attend speech state championships
Two Monument students to attend speech state championships

Two Monument High School students will compete at the April 20-22 OSAA Speech State Championships at Western Oregon University in Monmouth.

Successfully defending the district title she earned last year, Monument senior Brittani Hays was a...

Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
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Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
New Elks Lodge officers installed
New Elks Lodge officers installed

The John Day Elks Lodge No. 1824 installed officers on Saturday, April 1, for the 2017-2018 fraternal year.

Installing officers were Tom Winters, Carl Lino, Garth Leighton, Marvin Rynearson, Gary Miller and Angie Jones.

New officers for...

The Road to Resurrection
The Road to Resurrection
Local churches host Spring Roundup.
Egg hunts, activities galore for kids
Egg hunts, activities galore for kids

Kids will hop to it at several Easter egg hunts and activities held locally this week.

Events are planned throughout the county with egg coloring Friday and a variety of egg hunts Saturday:

• John Day Fire Department: An...

From the Pulpit: Special Holy Week services

Some local churches will offer “special services” during Holy Week (April 9-16) other than the regular Palm and Easter Sunday services.

An example will be the Seder meal offered at Redeemer Lutheran Church on Maundy Thursday at 5...

Birth — Hughes
Birth — Hughes
A girl, Bristol Mae Hughes, was born April 7 in Mountain Home, Idaho, to Maegan and Master Sgt. Travis Hughes.
What’s Happening
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Grant County Seniors
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Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
Seven locals named to EOU dean’s list
Qualifying students achieve and maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
Fossil Beds recruiting youth workers
Youths 15 to 18 are encouraged to apply.
Prairie City third-quarter honor roll

4.0 GPA: Caleb Madsen and Lindsay Wall.

Honor roll (3.5-3.99): Brogan McKrola, Sarah Ennis and Devin Packard.

Honorable mention (3.0-3.49): Taci Perrenoud, Wyatt Williams, MaKenzie Jones, and Nathan Maloy.

Horse-powered: Restoring history, one wagon wheel at a time
Horse-powered: Restoring history, one wagon wheel at a time
Horse-drawn wagons hearken to a slower era, but the nostalgia industry creating the old-fashioned vehicles has itself been slowing down.
Fairgrounds to hold Spring Roundup
Fairgrounds to hold Spring Roundup
Religious event will feature music, speakers and “The Road to Resurrection”
Grant Union Students of the Month — February
Grant Union Students of the Month — February

St. Patrick’s Day CASA benefit most successful to date
A benefit dinner and auction supports the local Court Appointed Special Advocates program.
New officer on the streets
New officer on the streets
Martin splits time between dispatch and patrols
What’s Happening
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Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
Grant County Seniors
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Grant Union third-quarter honor roll

4.0 GPA: Rebecca Batease, Hailey Carter, Jessica Carter and Manao Kanazawa.

Honor roll (3.5-3.99): Reitta Wyllie, Courtney Allen and Makenna...

Dayville potluck raises community hall funds

Dayville’s “Pop” into Spring Community Potluck was held April 6 at the community hall.

The gathering, organized by city...

Photos from five local Easter egg hunts
Philly Trip leaves positive impression on Grant Union students
In tune with art

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Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Grant County Seniors
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