Life Home  »  Life

Cool operators
The Eagle/Scotta Callister
Cool operators

Featured Stories

GU teacher is honored – again
GU teacher is honored – again
Grant Union teacher Elizabeth Shelley again receives EOU honor from former GU students.
Eagle on vacation
Eagle on vacation
Sisters Alice Shawn and Patsy Thorburn took the Eagle to Panama.
Eagle on vacation
Eagle on vacation
Matt and Kristin Wenick took the Eagle on vacation to the Shamrock Run in Portland.
Sunrise service on tap
The Grant County Ministerial Association will sponsor the annual Easter Sunrise Service on April 5.
Community voicesClasses help save lives
Community voicesClasses help save lives
People in Monument learn life-saving skills at regular CPR/AED classes.
Student art
Student art

‘Autumn Bash’ on tap at Cottonwood
A family festival, "Taste of Oregon's Old West," will be held Sept. 12 at Cottonwood Canyon State Park in Gilliam County, Oregon's newest state park.
Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Hop over to Dayville 5K on April 4
Register by March 20 to get a race T-shirt.
Shoppers ‘spring’ into action
Shoppers ‘spring’ into action

Take a break at the movies
Spring break means a week of matinee movies at Grantville Theater in Canyon City.
Genealogy seminar on tap
The Grant County Genealogical Society will hold a spring seminar on April 11.
Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for upcoming events in Grant County.
Student art
Student art

Student of the monthFebruary – Long Creek School
Student of the monthFebruary – Long Creek School

Grant County seniors
Grant County senior correspondents report on activities in John Day, Prairie City and Monument.
Mom and son pen fictional adventure
Mom and son pen fictional adventure
Local author Jill Williamson has teamed up with her son, Luke to write a children's chapter book series.
A marriage first in Grant County
A marriage first in Grant County

CANYON CITY – A Mt. Vernon couple last week became the first to take out a license for a same-sex marriage in Grant County.

Terry Hanson and Carla Schroder filled out the license form last Friday at the Grant County...

Let’s go shopping!
Let’s go shopping!
It's time to go shopping at the "Almost Spring" Bazaar and the Strawberry Mountain Gun and Knife Show, both held at the Grant County Fairgrounds.
Trail Center plans spring break activities
Staff at the National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center in Baker City have planned several workshops during spring break, March 23-27.
Spray queen tryouts on tap
Queen tryouts for the upcoming Spray rodeo will be held March 21.
Local DAR chapter to meet

BAKER CITY – The Lone Pine Tree chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet Friday, March 13, at Sunridge Restaurant in Baker City.

Lunch will be at 11:30 a.m. followed by the meeting at noon.

Nancy Wilson will...

Grant County seniors
Grant County senior correspondents report on activities in Prairie City, Monument and John Day.
What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for upcoming events in Grant County.
Volunteers train at fire academy
Volunteers train at fire academy
Several people from Grant and Harney counties received training at a recent firefighter academy.
Cash for classes
Cash for classes
Five classes at Humbolt Elementary received money to use in their classrooms from Chester's Thriftway and the Quaker Oats Company.
Student art
Student art

Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Airport to spotlight local art
Airport to spotlight local art
The ninth community art show – the second one at Grant County Regional Airport – is coming up March 6 and 7.

Celebrations

Collins Jennelle Derrick

Chad and Kiley Derrick of Canyon City announce the birth of their daughter, Collins Jennelle Derrick, at 8:22 p.m. Jan. 31, at St. Charles Medical...

People

Cool operators

Playwright has the ‘write’ stuff
GU grad Beth Peterson is now a playwright and teacher at Everett Community College.
GU teacher is honored – again
Eagle on vacation
Eagle on vacation

What's Happening

Cycling tourism meeting on tap
All are welcome to a meeting on cycling tourism April 8 at the Squeeze-In in John Day.
What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for upcoming events in Grant County.
Sunrise service on tap
‘Autumn Bash’ on tap at Cottonwood
Grant County Meetings

Senior News

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

Food