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Grant Union senior says Girls State is good preparation
Grant Union senior says Girls State is good preparation

Grant Union senior Reagan Shelley, who attended Girls State earlier this year, said she and the other girls kept busy and had little sleep, but “it was very much worth it.”

Shelley was recognized at the Nov. 13 meeting of the Ellis...

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Christmas on the Prairie set for Saturday
Christmas on the Prairie set for Saturday
Christmas on the Prairie will mark 20th anniversary on Saturday.
Bazaars bring Christmas cheer
Bazaars bring Christmas cheer

Shoppers flocked to two bazaars on Saturday in Mt. Vernon, checking out handcrafted items and goodies at the Mt. Vernon Grange and the Mt. Vernon Community Center.

Shannon Winegar, who was overseeing the event at the Grange, said the proceeds...

Grant Union Students of the Month — September
Grant Union Students of the Month — September

Scarecrows decorated Dayville streets
Scarecrows decorated Dayville streets

The city of Dayville held its fifth annual Scarecrow Contest, sprucing up the town with 16 creative entries.

“It’s always fun to have these ‘new residents’ join us for a month or so,” said city recorder Ruthie...

Bob Kimberling recalls WWII service
Bob Kimberling recalls WWII service
Navyman Bob Kimberling says defense of country was a duty.
Nicodemus joined Air Force for career and service
Nicodemus joined Air Force for career and service
Vet recognized for top secret work.
Nodine recalls Navy time during Korean War
Nodine recalls Navy time during Korean War
Vet, 85, says he’d go back.
Prairie City honor roll, first nine weeks

4.0 GPA: Sierra Dahlen, Josiah Hoeffner, Dorran Wilson, and Brianna Zweygardt.

Honor roll (3.5-3.99 GPA): Cassie Hire, Mariah McClung, Aitor Ansotegui, Danner Davis and Megan Camarena.

Prairie City Students of the Month — October
Prairie City Students of the Month — October

Fun run and walk held in memory of preemie sibling
Fun run and walk held in memory of preemie sibling

Grant Union senior Cody Jo Madden is making her senior project a memorable one.

Madden held an event called McKalee’s Halloween Fun Run/Walk on Oct. 28 in honor of her younger sibling, a premature baby who passed away May 28,...

Kids fall into fun on field trip
Kids fall into fun on field trip
Humbolt kindergartners take a fall field trip to the John Day Community Garden.
Donations brighten Christmas for vets
Donations brighten Christmas for vets
The Veterans Gift Shop is accepting donations through Nov. 10.

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