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Ringing in the holidays
The Eagle/Cheryl Hoefler
Ringing in the holidays

PRAIRIE CITY – With voices singing and bells ringing, Prairie City has welcomed the holiday season!

Among the many activities during “Christmas on the Prairie” last Saturday, Nov. 22, was the “Bene-Fete”...

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Shakespeare comes to Grant Union
Actors from the Oregon Shakespeare Festival will visit Grant Union Dec. 1 and 2.
Cole Richard Holly
Cole Richard Holly

Ty and Stephanie Holly announce the birth of their son, Cole Richard Holly, born Sept. 22. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins brother Cooper.

Grandparents are Frank and Joanne Hansen, Christy Finley, and Tim and Carol Holly.

Student art
Student art

What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for events coming up in Grant County.
Honor Roll

Honor roll

Emily Dailey – Grade 12

Treiquella Osborne – Grade 12

Kyla Emerson – Grade 8

Sophia Pettit – Grade 8

Faythe Schafer – Grade 8

Aubrey Bowlus – Grade 7

Denali...

Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Student of the month – Long Creek
Student of the month – Long Creek

Ivee Micah Kathleen Stoddard
Ivee Micah Kathleen Stoddard

Ryan and Katie announce the birth of their daughter, Ivee Micah Kathleen Stoddard, on Nov. 2. She joins sister, Trenity, and brother, Lucas.

Grandparents are Kathie and Vern Stoddard of John Day, and James Boothby of Baker City.

Open house at the Trail Center
Staff at the Trail Center in Baker City will hold a holiday open house on Dec. 13.
Ready, set, SHOP!
Ready, set, SHOP!
The Canyon City Community Hall was the site last Saturday of the first holiday bazaar of the season.
4-H returns to Long Creek
4-H returns to Long Creek
Allovars Community House in Long Creek launches the "Wednesday Wonders," a local youth activity group.
Katherine and Shawn Gourley
Katherine and Shawn Gourley

Katherine Hammond and Shawn Gourley were married Oct. 25 at Calvary Chapel in La Grande.

Maid of honor was Molly Jo Lively, and bridesmaids were Amy Lively and Trinity McMahan.

Best man was Cory Slayton, and groomsmen were Travis Aasness...

What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for events coming up in Grant County.
Student art
Student art

Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Honor Roll

Honor Roll

Seniors

Amy Black

Triston Emmel

Michel Hitz

Lindsey Stewart

Juniors

Garrett Hitz

Amaya Zweygardt

John Burke

Brandon Gillihan

Sophomores

MaKenzie...

Dash away all to Christmas on the Prairie!
Dash away all to Christmas on the Prairie!
Holiday festivities kick into high gear with Christmas on the Prairie coming up Nov. 22.
Eagle on vacation
Eagle on vacation

Eagle on vacation
Eagle on vacation

Students of the month – Dayville
Students of the month – Dayville

Gen. Society to hold annual meeting
The annual meeting of the Grant County Genealogical Society will be on Nov. 16.
Missionary presentation offered
Loago Setswalo will offer a presentation on Nov. 15 in Mt. Vernon on missionary work being done in Botswana
Thank you for your service
Thank you for your service
Prairie City School students honored local veterans with a parade through town, and a short remembrance at the flagpole.
Let the shopping begin!
Let the shopping begin!
Shoppers get an early jump on the holiday season at the Canyon City bazaar.
Pretty prize
Pretty prize
The Green Thumb Garden Club of Prairie City is holding a drawing for a decorative centerpiece.
‘Yanks in Normandy sleep in foxholes, feel safer,’ writes Grant County boy
Local serviceman Pete Baucum writes from the foxholes of Normandy to readers back home in 1944.
Heroism honored – 69 years later
Heroism honored – 69 years later
Almost 70 years later, William Stochosky's Silver Star has been awarded.
Grace Chapel welcomes new pastor
Grace Chapel welcomes new pastor
Grace Chapel in Prairie City welcomes new pastor Michael Harvey and his wife, Glenda.
Project helps veterans shop for gifts
Auxiliary project helps veterans shop for the holidays.
Fill ’er up – Halloween-style
Fill ’er up – Halloween-style
Canyon City Shell staff got into the spirit of things while on the job Halloween Day.

Celebrations

Cole Richard Holly

Ty and Stephanie Holly announce the birth of their son, Cole Richard Holly, born Sept. 22. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins brother...

Ivee Micah Kathleen Stoddard

Ryan and Katie announce the birth of their daughter, Ivee Micah Kathleen Stoddard, on Nov. 2. She joins sister, Trenity, and brother,...

Katherine and Shawn Gourley
Jarrett Tyr Roseberry
Brooke Aspen McClain

People

Who was John Day?
Local author Dave Sandersfeld strives to answer questions about legendary beaver trapper John Day.
Kudos given by the yard
Prairie City's Green Thumb Garden Club rewarded three residents for their well-kept yards.
Raising ‘Old Glory’ in Mt. Vernon
Honor Roll
Student art

What's Happening

Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Shakespeare comes to Grant Union
Actors from the Oregon Shakespeare Festival will visit Grant Union Dec. 1 and 2.
What’s Happening
Open house at the Trail Center
What’s Happening

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